KUALA LUMPUR, July 30 2018 (Bernama) --Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today Malaysia would send aid to the Indonesian people who were affected by the earthquake yesterday in Lombok, Nusa Tenggara Barat, in the republic.
"We want to provide some aid to the Indonesian people who have become victims (of the quake)," he said to reporters at the Parliament Lobby.
Dr Mahathir also said that Malaysian Embassy officials in Indonesia were striving to ensure the safety...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, July 30 2018 (Bernama) -- The government is still in the process of organising the agencies for placement under the relevant ministries so as to avoid overlapping of tasks, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
The Prime Minister said this was because new ministries had been created and the government was still in the process of distributing tasks to these ministries.
"We are still organising the sections which will be placed under the ministries because we have new...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, July 30 2018 (Bernama) --The National Automotive Policy is under review to ensure that the local automotive industry remains competitive, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
He said the study covered matters relating to the development of the industry, including the new national car project, development of local companies, research and development, and increased exports.
Dr Mahathir said the national automotive industry, particularly involving Proton,...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, July 29 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today received a courtesy call from Vice Minister of the International Department of the Communist Party of China Guo Yezhou at his office, the Perdana Leadership Foundation, here today.
Accompanied by the Communist Party of China's delegation, Guo was greeted by Dr Mahathir at his office at 2.30 pm. The meeting lasted for almost an hour.
Also present were Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah and...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, July 27 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today attended Friday prayers and a special sermon in conjunction with Warriors Day at the Khalid Al Walid Mosque here.
Dr Mahathir, attired in a grey Baju Melayu, arrived at the mosque at 1.23 pm for the prayers also attended by more than 2,000 worshippers.
He was welcomed by Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu and Chief of Defence Forces Gen Tan Sri Zulkifli Zainal Abidin.
Also present were Minister in the...[Continue Reading]