KUALA LUMPUR, May 31 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad wishes Happy Kaamatan and Gawai Day to the Kadazandusun in Sabah and Dayak community in Sarawak.
"Sorry if the wishes came a little too late because I was busy with the work that needs to be done by a prime minister," he said in a video posted on his Twitter and Facebook pages. He also expressed hope that those celebrating would enjoy the Kaamatan Festival and Gawai Day celebrations.
The Kaamatan or...[Continue Reading]
PETALING JAYA, May 28 (Bernama) - The government will look into the call made by several quarters for the abolition of the National Civics Bureau (BTN), according to Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
Dr Mahathir, who is also Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) chairman, said this was because the BTN and several other organisations were found to have been formed for the benefit of the Barisan Nasional (BN).
"We found many organisations that were formed not for the...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, May 30 (Bernama) - The government is to establish a 'Tabung Harapan Malaysia' fund to accept donations from the people to help strengthen its financial position, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad announced today.
He said the fund was necessary to ensure that the donations from patriotic Malaysians would reach the Ministry of Finance.
"Many Malaysians, after knowing the bad state of the country s financial position, are willing to make donations to the...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, May 30 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today said that the government administrative expenditure will be reduced without affecting the administration of the country reduced by forgoing wasteful and unnecessary expenses.
In a media conference after chairing the second weekly Cabinet meeting at the Perdana Putra here today, Dr Mahathir said over the past week, the Cabinet had found many other problems left by the previous government.
"As such, we...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, May 30 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today that the government will consider resuming the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 if new information emerge.
He said the search for MH370 had to stop as there was no evidence found following the search programme all over the world.
"We have done a very big search programme. We have not found any evidence yet. So, we have to come to a stage where we cannot keep on searching for...[Continue Reading]