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HSR is postponed, not terminated – Mahathir

The government was only planning to temporary postpone the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) and not to cancel the whole initiative.

Home ministry denied additional screening process for Chinese tourists.

The Home Ministry and Immigration Department had denied on the additional screening process for the Malaysia Visa issued to foreigners including the citizens of China.

HSR: Singapore knew the decision of Malaysia

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad admitted that the government has yet to give a formal decision to Singapore in regards to the Kuala Lumpur - Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) project.

All talks but no gay demo

The call for a gay demonstration to ‘save’ the Special Officer to the Minister of Youth and Sports (KBS) turned out to be mere talks when none of the members from the gay rights group, Gabungan Gay Malaysia (GGM) showed up at KBS this morning.

No trade war between Malaysia, China

The government’s decision to halt three mega projects involving Chinese investors would not affect the diplomatic ties between Kuala Lumpur and Beijing which could lead to trade war between the two countries.

Prices of goods to increase next month

The increment of prices in goods could be inevitable next month following the implementation of the electricity tariff hike for the commercial sector and the fall of Malaysian Ringgit currency rate.

Dr M invites Japan to invest in Malaysia

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has invited Japan to partner Malaysia in the development of the Southeast Asian country.

Malaysia rises two spots on World Competitiveness list

Malaysia moved up two notches to 22nd place in the latest IMD World Competitiveness Rankings published by the Institute for Management Development (IMD) World Competitiveness Centre.

Tax exemption on mega projects given since 1980s

Tax exemptions have been awarded to several large projects owned by the Government since the 1980s, and the issue of waiving the Goods and Services Tax (GST) for procurement of materials and services related to the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project should not be played up.

PM Najib wants to bring Malaysia to be amongst 22 top...

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has pledged to take Malaysia to be the 22nd nation among the top in the world if BN is given the mandate to administer the nation again at the GE14.