KUALA LUMPUR, July 27 (Bernama) -- The Administrative and Diplomatic Officers' Alumni Association (Alumni PTD) has come forward to provide suggestions for the improvement of the public service system.
Its president, Tan Sri Sallehuddin Mohamed, who is a former Chief Secretary to the Government, said the majority of the members of the association was still active and wished to help Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad who wanted to improve the public service.
"We will meet...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, July 26 2018 (Bernama) -- Creative industries in Malaysia like filmmaking, drama production and animation have export potential if the end products are works of quality, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
For this, he said the industry players must understand what overseas markets want in order to ensure their products gain acceptance and not just rely on the local market alone.
"Korean and Hindustani films are popular. If want to make films that can be...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, July 25 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has agreed to deliver a keynote address, via teleconferencing, at the three-day Sarajevo Halal Fair, beginning Sept 27.
"He agreed, when we met yesterday, to deliver the speech from Malaysia.
"Dr Mahathir was very keen to be there (in Sarajevo) but due to work, he agreed on a teleconference speech. He is basically our hero and in fact, a hero to Muslim countries and has always supported Bosnia...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, July 23 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he is now working around the clock and would "work 36 hours a day" if it is possible.
"I'm already stretching my time for as long as possible. I'm working 24 hours a day, if you can find me more time in one day, 36 hours perhaps, I will also work for 36 hours," he told reporters at the Parliament lobby here today.
The prime minister was commenting on claims of low...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, July 23 2018 (Bernama) -- The government wants the opposition to provide written evidence that the country's debt was greater in the past than at present, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
He was responding to a question from Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi in the Dewan Rakyat today. The Bagan Datuk MP cited several figures in relation to the country's debt to Japan in the 1980s and 1990s.
"The country's annual financial reports show that past...[Continue Reading]