HANGZHOU, Aug 18 (Bernama) – Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has expressed hope that the strategic partnership between Proton and Chinese car manufacturer Geely would accelerate the process of improving Proton cars.
The Malaysian prime minister noted that the Zhejiang Geely Holding Group had made tremendous progress in terms of producing quality cars despite entering the business of vehicle production much later than Proton.
"When Proton was first produced, Geely was nowhere...[Continue Reading]
HANGZHOU, Aug 18 (Bernama) -- Malaysia is keen to tap leading e-commerce group Alibaba’s technology for the benefit of Malaysians, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today.
The prime minister said Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has made full use of modern technology for the benefit of the people.
"We like to tap your idea of modern technology so that it can benefit Malaysians," he said when visiting Alibaba’s headquarters in co-founder Jack Ma's hometown here.
HANGZHOU, Aug 17 2018 (Bernama) -- Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrived here today to begin his five-day official visit to China, aimed at further strengthening the 44-year ties between Kuala Lumpur and Beijing.
Hangzhou is the first leg of the visit that will also take him to China's capital, Beijing.
The aircraft carrying the Malaysian leader landed at Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport at 9.05 pm (same time in Malaysia).
Foreign Minister Datuk...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 17 2018 (Bernama) -- The commitment of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government to ensure good governance and free Malaysia of corruption is reflected in the realisation of 21 of the 60 promises in its 14th General Election manifesto, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
The Prime Minister, when sharing with the people the efforts the PH had taken after taking over the government from the Barisan Nasional on May 9, said the government wanted Malaysia to be known for integrity and...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 17 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, on the 100th day of the administration of the Pakatan Harapan (PH), conceded that his cabinet line-up still has the characteristics of the opposition and will take time to adept itself as the government.
He said this happened due to the transition of power after 61 years that the opposition could not set up the government.
“And as such, they have the traits of the opposition.
"When it...[Continue Reading]