KUALA LUMPUR, June 25 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today he had test-driven the latest sports utility vehicle (SUV) that will be launched by Proton Holdings Bhd.
He test-drove the vehicle last Friday, he said in a post on his official Facebook account.
Dr Mahathir also said that he also had a meeting at his office with representatives of DRB-Hicom Berhad and China company Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co. Ltd. to discuss the direction of Proton.
PETALING JAYA, June 25 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today described as a minor mistake a statement in Mandarin issued by Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng that had drawn flak from various quarters.
He said it was normal for mistakes to be made by individuals and it was needless to blow up the issue.
"It's not that we want to advice ... he (Lim) made a mistake, it was not deliberate. He can issue statements as usual in his capacity as a minister," Dr...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, June 22 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said it was impossible for his immediate predecessor Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to be unaware of 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) transactions as he had claimed in an interview recently.
Dr Mahathir said Najib's signature was all over the related documents involving the state fund corporation.
Who wants to believe him that he didn t know when he signed (his name)? Every bit of money that goes in and out...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, June 20 (Bernama) - The new Selangor menteri besar, Amirudin Shari, paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today at the latter's office in Perdana Putra.
Amirudin, who assumed duty today, arrived at about 2.30 pm and met with Dr Mahathir for about 40 minutes.
He told reporters afterward that Dr Mahathir congratulated him and gave some advice on the administration of Selangor.
"He (Dr Mahathir) also shared his views on the functions...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, June 18 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today he had a good exchange of ideas on various subjects with Alibaba Group founder and executive chairman Jack Ma at their meeting in Putrajaya today.
Dr Mahathir disclosed this in a post uploaded on his official Twitter account, saying "we had a good exchange of ideas on a wide range of subjects".
The meeting, for about an hour from 9 am, took place at Dr Mahathir's office in...[Continue Reading]