Daily Archives: November 3, 2019

Dr Mahathir Meets NZ PM Jacinda Ardern

BANGKOK, Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad met with his New Zealand counterpart Jacinda Ardern on the sidelines of the 35th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits here today. In the 30-minute meeting at the IMPACT Exhibition and Convention Centre… Read More

Applying Sanctions Is Against the Law – Dr Mahathir

BANGKOK, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has criticised the move by a certain country to impose economic sanctions on another country, saying the move is against the law.He said applying sanctions not only hurts the country involved but also… Read More

Thai PM Pushes For ASEAN 4.0 Regional Digital Connectivity

BANGKOK, Thai Prime Minister, Prayut Chan-o-cha, urged all ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) members, to rein into the ASEAN 4.0, alongside the Thailand 4.0 policy, to push forward digital connectivity in the region.Speaking at the 18th ASEAN Business and… Read More

It Is Not Easy to Conclude RCEP – Dr Mahathir

BANGKOK, Nov 3 (Bernama) Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today said it is not easy to conclude the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) as it needs to reach an agreement by all 16-RCEP countries.Dr Mahathir, who is leading… Read More

ASEAN Summit Kicks Off In Thailand With Focus On Multi-lateralism, Connectivity

BANGKOK, The 35th summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and related summits, kicked off here today, with multi-lateralism and connectivity taking centre stage.Addressing the opening ceremony, Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said, to create a prosperous and… Read More

Jemilah first Malaysian to win the ASEAN Prize

BANGKOK, The Founder of Mercy Malaysia, Tan Sri Dr Jemilah Mahmood, is selected as the winner of the ASEAN Prize 2019 in recognition of her leading role in various humanitarian missions and disaster management in the region.She is the first… Read More