KUALA LUMPUR, May 23 2017 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said he is appalled by the barbaric and cowardly attack on innocent concert-goers in Manchester.
"My deepest condolences and prayers are with the families and friends of those affected," he said on Twitter and Facebook today.
PM said that at this time of heartbreak, Malaysia stood united with Britain.
"We must be firm, determined and ready to confront terror swiftly and decisively...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, May 23 2017 (Bernama) - Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said tonight the National Transformation Programme (NTP) had successfully brought the country out of the middle income trap experienced in 2010.
The NTP has also recorded admirable achievements in that it has narrowed the gap toward attaining the high-income status to 18 per cent today against 33 per cent in 2010.
"In actual fact, the implementation of the NTP by the government is significant in raising the income...[Continue Reading]
SHAH ALAM, May 23 2017 (Bernama) - The presence of two controversial figures from the film industry became a subject of hot gossip on social media during the tabling of the National Transformation Programme Annual Report 2016 here tonight and they also caught the attention of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
PM, who had barely gone seven minutes into his presentation, named Datuk David Teo and Mat Over whose real name is Sulaiman Yasin as examples to emphasise the spirit of...[Continue Reading]
RIYADH, May 22 2017 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor held an audience with Saudi Arabia's King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud at King Salman Palace here Monday.
They met the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques at 2.30pm (7.30pm in Malaysia).
PM held a discussion with the monarch before the latter hosted lunch for the prime minister and his delegation.
The delegation included Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, who is...[Continue Reading]
RIYADH, May 22 2017 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has concluded his three-day working visit to this country as successful as it has put Malaysia in the forefront of combating violent extremism and terrorism.
He said Malaysia was among the 10 nations given the role in the development and operation of the Riyadh-based Global Centre for Combating Extremist Ideology apart from, among others, Saudi Arabia and United States.
Malaysia, he said, was among the five...[Continue Reading]