SERDANG, Aug 12 (Bernama) -- The government is looking at tabling the supplementary budget next week, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
“We will look at that,” said Dr Mahathir when asked by reporters if the government would be tabling the supplementary budget next week after visiting an art exhibition 'Tun M: A Forever Legacy' at the Perdana University here today.
On the dispute between the previous government and Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng on the...[Continue Reading]
PORT KLANG, Aug 11 2018 (Bernama) – Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the United States has assured that Malaysia is indeed the owner of the super yacht Equanimity as it had been acquired by businessman Low Taek Jho, often called Jho Low, using funds siphoned from 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).
The prime minister said this was uncovered in the course of an investigation by the US Department of Justice (DOJ).
"The DOJ investigated and they found that this yacht...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 10 2018 (Bernama) -- Two hundred and twenty Orang Asli of the Temiar community from Kelantan today met Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and came away assured that the Prime Minister will help resolve a problem associated with their customary land.
The residents of 17 settlements in Gua Musang had come in five buses to seek Dr Mahathir’s help to find a solution to the problem of their customary land being encroached by several companies and used for durian farms since Feb 18,...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 10 2018 (Bernama) -- Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today handed the Jalur Gemilang Malaysian flag to the Indonesia-bound Malaysian Asian Games contingent with the advice to emerge in the top 10 among the 45 competing nations.
“I am confident this contingent is very capable of a more meaningful achievement, God willing,” the Prime Minister said at the ceremony, recalling that Malaysia had clinched the 10th position at the 2010 Asian Games in Guangzhou,...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 8 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, now on a working visit to Japan, took the opportunity to experience a ride on the Shinkansen bullet train simulator at The Kyushu Railway Company which is also known as JR Kyushu.
“At the JR Kyushu training facility yesterday, I tried out the Shinkansen (bullet train) driver's simulator.
“It was very precise and able to simulate changes in weather (rain, snow) and day and night,” said...[Continue Reading]