PETALING JAYA: The official launch of Awakening – The Abdullah Ahmad Badawi Years in Malaysia has been postponed due to it being politicised in recent days, said the book’s editors.
PETALING JAYA: Former Prime Minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi has clarified that the newly-published book - Awakening: The Abdullah Years In Malaysia - had nothing to do with him beyond an interview he gave.
PETALING JAYA: Lawmakers from both sides of the political divide don't want to get involved in the exchanges between former Prime Ministers Tun Abdullah Badawi and Tun Dr Mahathir, and Mahathir and former Singaporean leader Lee Kuan Yew.
PETALING JAYA: Lembah Pantai MP Nurul Izzah Anwar has accepted an invitation to launch former Prime Minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi’s book in Singapore on Aug 30.
PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu says no one had the right to tell him when he should have retired as MIC chief.
PUTRAJAYA: It’s a judgement call, said International Trade and Industry minister Datuk Seri Mustapha Mohamed when asked to comment on former Prime Minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi's claim in his book that the country would have gone bankrupt if he had followed through with some of Tun Dr Mahathir's projects.
PUTRAJAYA: Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says he will respond to scathing remarks by his successor Tun Abdullah Badawi in the book, Awakening: The Abdullah Badawi Years in Malaysia, in due course.
PUTRAJAYA: One cannot pinpoint a single factor to Malaysia's brain drain problem as there are a combination of factors at work, said MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Chua Soi Lek.
PETALING JAYA: Former Prime Minister Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi said that his predecessor’s attacks on him had strengthened his resolve to allow Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to carry out his policies without interference.
PETALING JAYA: Malaysians hoping that Barisan Nasional’s 1Malaysia concept can usher in a new era for race relations may be unrealistic, but those counting on the Opposition to do the same are not very much less so, said Lee Kuan Yew.
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