KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 18 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today tabled the Mid-Term Review of the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP – 2016-2020) in the Dewan Rakyat.
Dr Mahathir, clad in a blue lounge suit, was accompanied by PKR president-elect and Port Dickson MP Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali as he arrived at Parliament House at 3.50 pm.
The motion on the 11MP Mid-Term Review was tabled when the Dewan Rakyat...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Oct 16 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today chaired the 132nd meeting of the menteris besar and chief ministers at Perdana Putra, the first such meeting after the Pakatan Harapan came to power.
The meeting, which began at about 10.30 am, was also attended by several Cabinet ministers; the Chief Secretary to the Government, Datuk Seri Dr Ismail Bakar; and Treasury secretary-general Datuk Ahmad Badri Mohd Zahir.
The Cabinet ministers who attended...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 2018 (Bernama) -- Malaysia has not yet felt the significant impact of the “trade war” between China and the United States, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
The Prime Minister said the government is aware that the conflict might affect the country, but it is also being seen as something that can be favourable for Malaysia.
“If there is any impact, we hope it will be the transfer of US investments in China to Malaysia. So, it is possible that we will...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 13 (Bernama) -- Looking healthy and fit at the age of 93, one would think that Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad must have exercised daily, perhaps for hours.
To the thousands of people attending the National Sports Day celebration at the Kuala Lumpur Sports City, Bukit Jalil, here today, the prime minister admitted that that he is not active in sports.
Knowing that it contravened the common call for the people to exercise more and to live a healthy lifestyle, the prime...[Continue Reading]
BALI (Indonesia), Oct 11 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad who returns to attend an ASEAN meeting after 15 years, says that Malaysia was very concerned over the megatrends involving the trade war between major powers.
He said the trade war was not going to benefit the countries concerned nor the rest of the world.
As Malaysia is a trading nation, it needs stability in the world market and if that is undermined, naturally the country will suffer, he said at the...[Continue Reading]