SUBANG, Oct 2 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is confident that Malaysia will return to the bygone era of being known as an Asian Tiger as new foreign investments start flowing into the country.
His optimism was based on the outcome of recent meetings held with world leaders including foreign investors in the United States (US) and United Kingdom (UK).
“During my 10-day working visit, I addressed the United Nations General Assembly and met many...[Continue Reading]
SUBANG, Oct 2 2018 (Bernama) — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad returned home today after a packed visit to the United Kingdom and New York, where he led the Malaysian delegation to the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).
The special government jet carrying Dr Mahathir and wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali touched down at the Royal Malaysian Air Force Subang airbase here at 6.20pm.
VIPs on hand to welcome them were Deputy Prime Minister Datuk...[Continue Reading]
LONDON, Oct 2 2018 (Bernama) -- Enforcement agencies such as the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) and the Royal Malaysia Police are handling too many cases and have had to set priorities, said Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
Citing as a priority the cases of alleged misappropriation of government funds linked to former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, he said the MACC and the police, which were probing the cases, need not report to...[Continue Reading]
LONDON, Oct 1 2018 (Bernama) -- Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Malaysia will hold trade talks with the United Kingdom separately post-Brexit.
He said Malaysia intended to continue the relations whether the UK was in the European Union (EU) or not.
"When the UK leaves the EU, we will talk with the UK alone. To us, what is important is trade with these countries," he said after delivering a talk on "The Future of Democracy in Asia" at Chatham...[Continue Reading]
LONDON, Oct 1 2018 (Bernama) -- Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said on Monday that Malaysia does not believe in military alliances.
"We want to be independent, have our own policy," he said after delivering a talk on "The Future of Democracy in Asia" at Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, here.
When asked on Malaysia's defence plan, Dr Mahathir said that getting tied to a group of countries in a military alliance will...[Continue Reading]