Dr Mahathir Mohamad

January 7, 2019
January 7, 2019

Govt hopes new King can be elected soon: Dr Mahathir

Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the government hopes that the new Yang di-Pertuan Agong would be elected as soon as possible.

October 22, 2018
October 22, 2018

I can quit if you want: Mahathir

Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad, seeing a group of disruptive taxi drivers walk out over their dissatisfaction with the Grab e-hailing service, says it would be “no problem for him if...

September 24, 2018
September 24, 2018

Proton was a success: Dr Mahathir

Still championing his cause for a third national car project, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad rubbishes claims that Proton was a failure.

September 7, 2018
September 7, 2018

Malaysian PM condemns lesbian caning

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad yesterday denounced the caning of two women convicted of having lesbian sex in violation of strict Islamic laws, after the punishment sparked a storm of...

September 4, 2018
September 4, 2018

'World population would be out of control without Malaysian rubber'

Without Malaysian rubber, the world's population growth would spiral out of control, says Dr Mahathir Mohamad in a light vein when launching the 9th International Rubber Glove Conference and...

July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018

Dr Mahathir gets 1982 photo of him meeting Trudeau

The Canadian High Commission has presented birthday boy Dr Mahathir Mohamad a photograph of his meeting with the young Justin Trudeau in 1982.

July 6, 2018
July 6, 2018

A win for free media

She was labelled as “the enemy of state” much in the style of Ibsen's famous play “An Enemy of the People” by the Malaysian

June 18, 2018
June 18, 2018

Jack Ma hails Mahathir for knowledge on technology

Alibaba Group founder and executive chairman Jack Ma meets with Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad and comes away surprised at the Prime Minister's knowledge on technology.

June 2, 2018
June 2, 2018

Mahathir's reforms could put Saudi Arabia and UAE on the spot

Newly elected Malaysian Prime Minister Mohammed Mahathir is adopting policies that could reshape the Southeast nation's relations with powerful Gulf states. A series of anti-corruption...

May 23, 2018
May 23, 2018

Ousted Malaysian govt accused of covering up scandal at state fund

The government of ousted Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak deceived parliament over the finances of state fund 1MDB and suppressed an investigation by intimidating and purging anti-corruption...