KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 10 2018 (Bernama) -- Malaysian vessels will stay put in the disputed waters along the Malaysia-Singapore maritime border, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
He said they will continue to be there until the negotiation process on the maritime border between the two countries is settled.
"We will talk to them (Singapore); we do not want a confrontation with Singapore … sometimes there are overlapping (claims) but we can settle this via...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 10 2018 (Bernama) -- In order to help ensure commercial organisations in any industry employ fundamental measures in minimising the risk of corruption, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today launched guidelines on this today.
They come under the Adequate Procedures Pursuant to Sub-section (5) of Section 17A of the Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission (MACC) Act 2009.
Dr Mahathir said the guidelines have been drafted to assist commercial...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Dec 10 2018 (Bernama) -- Local authorities have to adhere to the provisions of the desk file, work procedure manual and flowchart in discharging their duties and responsibilities within time frames to curb corruption, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
He said this was due to the fact that the administrative system introduced would facilitate administrators to carry out their duties efficiently and effectively.
Speaking at the Local Councils Empowerment...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Dec 10 2018 (Bernama) -- Corruption in the civil service has dropped to a “very, very low” level since the new government came to power, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
"At present, it (corruption) is very, very low. We have not really received reports about corruption ever since the new government took over. As you know, in the old government, all talked of government corruption.
"In a way, we have succeeded in reducing the...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Dec 9 2018 (Bernama) – Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today sent a loud message to members of his administration of his desire to emphasise the importance of being an organised government.
In a closed-door meeting with the government administrators, including cabinet ministers, top civil servants and government officials, here today, Dr Mahathir said he was trying to explain the need for the government to be organised.
He said for one to succeed, ...[Continue Reading]