• Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
    Uniting Asean against the EU
    We call on Asean leaders to form a united front as a regional grouping to demonstrate full support to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, who have signed and sent a joint letter to officially protest the European Union’s plan to remove palm oil from its market.
    opinion
  • Fri, 05 Apr 2019 16:58
    Malaysia in U-turn on war crimes court
    Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia's government did a U-turn Friday on its decision to join the International Criminal Court, the prime minister said, after a backlash from a powerful Islamic ruler and opposition politicians. 
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 09:02
    Israel slams Malaysia for banning its athletes
    Jerusalem - Israel on Thursday accused Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad of "rabid anti-Semitism" after he said his country would not host any more sports events involving competitors from the Jewish state.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:56
    Hot : Mahathir’s Malaysia bans all Israeli nationals from events it hosts
    Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s government on Wednesday defended its hardline anti-Israel stance as it declared it would not budge on banning Israeli athletes from an upcoming Paralympics swimming qualifier despite facing criticism for that stance.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 04 Jan 2019 14:16
    Hot - I've only heard rumours about the King abdicating - Dr Mahathir
    KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says he has not received any official confirmation or indication over rumours saying that the Yang di-Pertuan Agong would be abdicating the throne.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 26 Dec 2018 01:00
    People power is way forward for Thailand: Mahathir  
    Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad talks to The Nation’s managing editor Supalak Ganjanakhundee in an exclusive interview covering issues including Thailand’s coming election and the Kingdom chairing Asean for 2019
    opinion
  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 01:00
    Mahathir makes time for his old friend Prem
    Two highly placed men met in Bangkok yesterday to recall their close friendship. The visitor was Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, 93, and the host Privy Council President General Prem Tinsulanonda, 99. 
    national
  • Wed, 24 Oct 2018 01:00
    South peace talks in focus
    MALAYSIAN Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad arrives in Bangkok today for a two-day official visit to reaffirm his country’s commitment to bilateral ties. He is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha at Government House upon arrival and discuss a wide range of subjects, with peace talks about Thailand’s deep South high on the agenda.
    national
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 01:00
    Malaysians needn’t worry: the bond between Anwar, Mahathir is strong
    Newly installed member of Malaysia’s parliament Anwar Ibrahim and Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad are two brave-hearted leaders Malaysians can be proud of. Not just that, the two are respected statesmen who will resist any temptation that could imperil their ambition of leaving an everlasting legacy for their country’s future generations. 
    opinion
  • Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:58
    Malaysian leader in waiting Anwar in triumphant return to parliament
    Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia's leader in waiting Anwar Ibrahim returned to parliament as a lawmaker Monday, and vowed to give former nemesis Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad space to get on with running the country.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 20 Aug 2018 12:08
    Malaysia PM calls for China's help with fiscal problems
    Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad called on China's top leadership to help with his country's fiscal problems Monday, as he seeks to revise major Beijing-backed projects signed under his country's scandal-plagued former regime.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 09:06
    Malaysian PM's visit to strengthen ties
    Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad kicked off his first official visit outside the Association of Southeast Asian Nations region on Friday, a move indicating the new Malaysian government continues to pursue a proactive foreign policy toward China.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:40
    Chinese MH370 relatives ask to meet Malaysia PM
    Chinese relatives of those who disappeared on board Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 on Thursday asked to meet the country's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad when he visits China this week.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 08 Jul 2018 01:00
    Malaysian PM Mahathir to discuss China mega-projects on August visit
    Putrajaya, Malaysia - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Friday he is set to visit China next month to discuss "unfair" terms for several big projects signed by his scandal-tainted predecessor Najib Razak.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 26 Jun 2018 09:26
    'Singapore, Malaysia must comply fully with 1962 water agreement provisions'
    Singapore has reiterated that both Malaysia and the Republic have to adhere fully to the 1962 water agreement, after Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad criticised the price of raw water sold to Singapore as “ridiculous” and said he planned to renegotiate the pact’s terms.
    ASEAN+
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