KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 28 2018 (Bernama) -- The government will pass a resolution to make it a condition that houses of worship such as mosques, temples or churches cannot be built without the permission of the local authorities, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
He said currently the problem was that “temples are being built on other people's land”.
"That (requirement) will solve the problem. The problem now is because temples are built without any...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 28 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today gave the assurance that the government will find the mastermind behind the riots near a Hindu temple in Selangor early Monday and yesterday.
A firefighter was seriously injured, several other people were also hurt, 23 cars were torched and a section of the One City Mall was damaged during the riots in the vicinity of the Sri Maha Mariamman Temple in USJ 25, Putra Heights, near Subang Jaya.
PUTRAJAYA, Nov 27 2018 (Bernama) -- The achievements of staff at higher education institutions in meeting the country's aspirations are encouraging, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
He said although there was still plenty of room for improvement, the institutes and academicians had charted numerous achievements recognised internationally.
Among other things, the national higher education system has received the world's attention through Malaysia's...[Continue Reading]
PETALING JAYA, Nov 25 2018 (Bernama) -- A full report on damage control measures implemented by Pakatan Harapan government after taking over the country’s administration will be released next year, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said.
He said the report would include details on results of actions taken by the current government in tackling problems left by the previous government.
“We want to see the results of actions that have been taken by government, both on...[Continue Reading]
LANGKAWI, Nov 25 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has hailed the success of Dash Resort's managing company, Ri-Yaz Hotels and Resorts for turning the once government-owned building into an attractive high class accommodation here.
Dr Mahathir who is also the MP for Langkawi, said this again proved that the government should not be involved in business but to leave it to the private sector.
“Private sector has the idea to make money and members of the...[Continue Reading]