KOTA KINABALU, Sept 16 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today assured that the Pakatan Harapan government of the New Malaysia would return equal status to Sabah and Sarawak as enshrined in the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) when Malaysia was formed 55 years ago.
He said that the status of Sabah and Sarawak, which changed from equal partners (with Malaya) to states within the federation (of Malaysia) , would be reverted to the original position...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Sept 15 2018 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology, MIGHT has the potential to highlight the importance of having a third national car that will help spur development and build the nation.
According to Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohammad, MIGHT can play a big part in explaining to the people on the proposal as well to support other Malaysian industries on creating a well balanced economy.
‘’We have been given a...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Sept 15 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad urged Malaysians to push themselves harder and strive for the best in everything they work for and not be easily comfortable with sub par results.
He said the need to work hard in these modern era is very important and those who take everything for granted will not achieve anything.
Citing the Japanese as an example, Dr Mahathir said there is a lot that Malaysians can learn from them and hoped it would be...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Sept 15 2018 (Bernama) -- Malaysia needs to study the practices in other countries, particularly developed nations with regard to how to care for the ageing population, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
"We are going into that area where there is an ageing population. So how do you look after them? It is not just a question of giving accommodation but to keep them active because if they're not active they sort of fade away," he added.
PETALING JAYA, Sept 14 2018 (Bernama) — Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he thinks that the Malaysian ringgit is undervalued amid declines that affected a number of emerging market currencies.
He noted that the ringgit, along with the currencies of some other countries, depreciated no thanks to trade frictions between China and the United States, among others.
“The fact is that all the currencies are now depreciating like mad. It's not only Malaysia. Other...[Continue Reading]