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Deputy ministers join call for Kiandee’s resignation as PAC chief

KUALA LUMPUR: Two deputy ministers have joined the chorus in calling for the resignation of parliamentary public accounts committee (PAC) chairman Ronald Kiandee position as the position should be held by the opposition. Deputy Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister Sim

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Chaos in Dewan: Noh Omar defies suspension order

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Noh Omar caused a chaos at the Dewan Rakyat here today after he entered the August House during proceedings despite being barred. Deputy Speaker Nga Kor Ming, who chaired the sitting this morning, had ruled that

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Parliament: RM14.5 billion has been repaid to PTPTN

KUALA LUMPUR, March 13: Deputy Education Minister, Teo Nie Ching, told Dewan Rakyat today that as of January 2019, RM14.5 billion has been repaid to the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN). She said, however, the total amount should be

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Parliament: Mandatory death sentence abolished

KUALA LUMPUR, March 13: Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department, Mohamed Hanipa Maidin, told Dewan Rakyat today the mandatory death sentence under the Penal Code and Firearms (Increased Penalties) Act 1971 will be replaced with a death sentence at

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PH govt focusing on solutions to address people’s problems

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has focused on efforts to rehabilitate and stimulate the country’s economy, as well as promoting a good image of Malaysia at international level, said political analyst Dr Mazlan Ali. Mazlan, who is

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The government wants to improve public sector productivity

KUALA LUMPUR, March 12: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad told Parliament today the government is stepping up efforts to improve public sector productivity through better work processes, automation and the latest technology. He said during a question and answer

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