PUTRAJAYA, Dec 6 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today hosted an official luncheon to honour the visiting Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Hamad Al-Thani at Seri Perdana here.
The Qatar Ruler, who arrived in Malaysia yesterday for a three-day working visit, was greeted by Dr Mahathir upon arrival at the Prime Minister's official residence.
He later signed the official guest book at the Protocol Gallery.
Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah; Minister in...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Dec 6 2018 (Bernama) -- The Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Hamad Al Thani and Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad met here today for talks.
They held a restricted discussion before heading to the delegation meeting between the two countries at Perdana Putra, here.
The Emir of Qatar arrived in Malaysia yesterday for a three-day working visit. He made his maiden state visit to Malaysia in October last year (2017).
The Foreign Ministry in a statement yesterday said the...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Dec 5 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir today receives a courtesy call from the Indonesian Regional Representatives Council speaker Oesman Sapta Odang at his office in Perdana Putra here today.
Oesman, who is Partai Hati Nurani Rakyat (Partai Hanura) chairman, said they discussed issues for the good of both nations during the 15 minutes meeting.
Oesman told the Malaysian and Indonesian media after the meeting that it was their second meeting after Dr...[Continue Reading]
SHAH ALAM, Dec 5 2018 (Bernama) -- The government is prepared to conduct a survey on the maritime border of Malaysia and Singapore to see if it is true that Malaysian ships are intruding into the waters of the republic, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
‘’We can do a survey to determine whether they are right or wrong. Their line is not correct , we are still in our own waters,’’ he said briefly when approached by by reporters after launching the...[Continue Reading]
SHAH ALAM, Dec 5 2018 (Bernama) -- Unions should act as "bridges” between workers and employers and no longer function as facilitators of pickets to push their demands, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
The Prime Minister said unions must play this role because the expectations of workers or employers change from time to time and are becoming more complex.
"Today, unions can no longer just be champions of workers like before, organising pickets and other...[Continue Reading]