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SINGAPORE (Sept 23): “I don’t want you to listen to me. I want you to listen to the scientists.


Meeting did not discuss transition of power — Dr Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said there was no discussion on the issue of transition of power during his meeting with Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today.


Dr M: China Communications to refund part of ECRL RM3.1b advance payment

PUTRAJAYA (April 15): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today China Communications Construction Co will refund to the Malaysian government within a month RM1 billion, which forms a portio

Singapore-Malaysia ties

Dr M, PM Lee hold annual talks in Putrajaya

PUTRAJAYA (Apr 9): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and his Singapore counterpart Lee Hsien Loong met today for discussions under the framework of the 9th Malaysia-Singapore Leaders’ Retreat.


Dr M's wasted opportunity at the Oxford Union

SINGAPORE (Jan 28): It seems that most people simply saw what they wanted to see when Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad addressed the Oxford Union just over a week ago.

In print this week

Singapore and Malaysia's new old relationship

SINGAPORE (Dec 17): It is probably safe to say now that Dr Mahathir Mohamad has not changed his attitude towards Singapore.


Anwar to focus on parliament reforms if elected; sanguine on Singapore relations

SINGAPORE (Sept 15): Malaysia’s Anwar Ibrahim has vowed to focus on improving parliamentary processes if elected in the upcoming by-election in Port Dickson, Negri Sembilan.


No Chinese belt, road or bedrooms for Malaysia

(Aug 29): Perplexed, wounded, indignant or still optimistic. The Chinese developer Country Garden Holdings Co.


Chinese investors can help cut trade deficit, says Mahathir

(Aug 19): Chinese investors can help reduce the country’s trade deficit with Malaysia, the Southeast Asian nation’s prime minister said in Beijing on Sunday at an event alongside Alibaba Chairman J

1MDB Watch

Mahathir rejects Jho Low deal for immunity: report

(June 16): Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has rejected an offer by Low Taek Jho to drop his claim to assets frozen by US authorities in return for immunity from prosecution over the 1Malaysia Deve

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