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Self-serving politicians, businessmen trying to block Anwar’s rise to power

There are three main groups that do not want PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to have a smooth transition in becoming the next prime minister. The first is the business group, who are close to the present prime minister,

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Japan’s quick action on Tun Mahathir’s request for joint oil spill response

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 30 — Japan has taken quick action on a request by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe for joint collaboration between the two countries in oil spill response, especially in the

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Mahathir: Appreciate role of Chief Secretary to Govt

PUTRAJAYA: The role played by the Chief Secretary to the Government as the link between administrative members and civil servants is vital for government policies and decisions to be understood and well-received, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said. He said

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Mahathir: Nothing to be gained from war

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said nothing can be gained from war just like what was shown by America’s involvement in the Vietnam War. He noted that being the world’s most powerful military power today, America has

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Mahathir: Interim Education Minister only temporary

LANGKAWI: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pix) has stressed that he will cease being the interim education minister once a suitable person is found to take over as the minister. The prime minister said he was acting in that

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Mahathir: MACC’s release of recordings no different from PDRM displaying seized items

LANGKAWI: Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Latheefa Koya’s move in releasing audio recordings of alleged criminal conspiracy is no different from the public display of items seized from Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak earlier, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad

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India’s palm oil ban: Dr M’s tirade is causing economic woes to the nation

Looking to flex its trade muscles, India yesterday had imposed what amounted to an effective ban on refined palm oil from Malaysia following an ongoing diplomatic row between the two countries. India’s Ministry of Commerce and Industry issued a notification

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Mahathir wonders whether Okinawa’s cooperative shop would work in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has floated an idea about a successful cooperative village shop in Japan and said he wonders whether such an idea will work well in Malaysia. Posting the story on his blog, chedet.cc, yesterday and sharing

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Banning Dong Zong: An Open Letter to Muhyiddin Yassin

Dong Zong still does not want to cancel the Congress of China Organization on December 28, which seeks to oppose the use of Jawi writing in Chinese National Type School education despite the fact that it was decided by the

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KL Summit: Malaysian Prime Minister’s welcoming address during opening ceremony

WELCOMING ADDRESS BY THE HON TUN DR MAHATHIR BIN MOHAMAD PRIME MINISTER OF MALAYSIA AND CHAIRMAN OF KL SUMMIT AT THE KUALA LUMPUR SUMMIT 2019 ON 19 DECEMBER 2019 (THURSDAY), AT 10.00 AM AT PLENARY HALL, KUALA LUMPUR CONVENTION CENTRE

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