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Dr M: Smooth power transition proves our democracy works

KUALA LUMPUR: The peaceful and smooth transition of power has proven the parliamentary democracy system and the constitutional monarchy that the country has been practising works. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said that at the age of 60, the

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Mahathir, Malaysian prime minister, prepares to host his second APEC summit

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad formally launched today preparations to host next year’s APEC summit, recalling with pride how his country hosted the event more than 20 years ago, but also flagging risks. The 94-year-old, who unexpectedly won a general

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Dr M calls APEC to embrace shared prosperity philosophy

CYBERJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has called on Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies to embrace the shared prosperity philosophy and include it in their current economic model. Malaysia, which will play host to APEC 2020 he said,

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Don’t test my patience, Anwar tells dissidents in PKR

KUALA KANGSAR: PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said he was always patient and open to criticism against the party. Anwar, however, said his patience has its limits, especially against those who view PKR as a weak party. “I am

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Putrajaya to amend Federal Constitution, limit PM’s tenure

KUALA LUMPUR: The government would table a Bill today to amend the Federal Constitution,  introducing a term limit for the coveted prime ministership. The Bill, which would be tabled by Law Minister Datuk Liew Vui Keong, is part of the

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Dr M: Police wants Sosma but govt will review it

KUALA LUMPUR: The Royal Malaysian Police is adamant on retaining the Security Offences (Special Measures) Act 2012 (Sosma) to safeguard national security, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today. However, he assured the public that the government would evaluate

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Dr M: Shared Prosperity Vision 2030 will eradicate poverty

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the strategies outlined by the government in the Shared Prosperity Vision 2030 will help the poor to come out of poverty. He said these strategies to help the poor to come out

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Govt seeking to resolve ringgit’s depreciation issue – Dr M

PETALING JAYA: The government will seek ways to resolve the issue of the ringgit’s depreciation, as it is a source of concern among Malaysians, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. “One of the reasons (for the depreciation) is the

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PH having difficulty to fulfill promises because of damage left by the previous govt- Dr M

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today reiterated his earlier statement that the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government found it difficult to fulfil promises made in its general election manifesto because of the damage caused by the previous government.

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Dr M: Stop being hypocrites, racist over Chin Peng

SEOUL: Stop being a hypocrite about Chin Peng’s ashes being brought back to Malaysia and get over it, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. “Who are we trying to appease by raising this issue? Do you want us to

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