KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 18): The Government will undertake a study on how to ensure Malaysia's rail system is fully utilised.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 16): Malaysia has made considerable strides in its poverty eradication efforts but problems relating to poverty persist and require policy attention, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 15): The move to reduce the price threshold for foreigners to purchase property announced in the 2020 Budget was meant to address property overhang in the country that if left unchecked could contribute to financial woes like what was seen in some Asian cities, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 15): The government can offer a higher rate to Kampung Baru landowners for their plots but this would have implications on its development leading to higher and unaffordable property prices for many Malays, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
LANGKAWI (Oct 14): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today said the decision to lower the threshold on high rise property prices in urban areas for foreign ownership from RM1 million to RM600,000 was meant to reduce supply overhang of condominiums and apartments.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 10): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad reiterated that there was no practice of cronyism in awarding projects including on renewable energy-related ones.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 10): A request for the government to lower the tax rates but increase subsidies at the same time is deemed not possible, said the Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pictured).