Category Archives: General

Father of Myanmar Child Rape Victim Wants Speedy Conclusion to Crime Investigation

The father of a Myanmar toddler who was allegedly raped at an unlicensed nursery school in May has called on authorities for a speedy resolution to his daughter’s case and raised questions about the accuracy of video coverage related to… Read More

PM: Govt plans to tackle unemployment through better programmes, mechanisms

KUALA LUMPUR, The Government plans to put in place more and better programmes or mechanisms to reduce unemployment, especially among young people, Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, told the Dewan Rakyat today.The initiatives include recruitment portal, JobsMalaysia, via skills… Read More

Youths should have characteristics employers look for in employees – Dr M

KUALA LUMPUR, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad wants local youths to improve their personal qualities and attitudes to help them meet the characteristics employers look for in employees, such as committed, diligent, resilient and capable of working as a team. According… Read More

MKN bill withdrawn for further studies – Dr Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR, The National Security Council (MKN) (Amendment) Bill 2019 was withdrawn yesterday to carry out further studies following differing views over the legislation. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said further studies have to be conducted to incorporate ideas… Read More

Malaysia a True Entrepreneurial Nation by 2030

KUALA LUMPUR, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the implementation of the National Entrepreneurship Policy should be able to turn Malaysia into a true entrepreneurial nation by 2030. In his speech at the launch of the policy, which underlines five objectives… Read More

Entrepreneurship in The Country Needs to Be Strengthened – Dr Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR, In the face of a competitive, challenging and uncertain global economy due to the trade war, entrepreneurship in the country needs to be strengthened, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. He said the development of entrepreneurship and… Read More

Nicki Minaj Pulls Out of Saudi Arabia Concert

NEW YORK – Nicki Minaj is pulling out of a concert in Saudi Arabia because she says she wants to show support for women’s rights, gay rights and freedom of expression. “After careful reflection I have decided to no longer… Read More