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Beh Yuen Hui

behyh@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Beh Yuen Hui

13 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

It’s like a matter of life and death

Ten million students are tuning down as they will soon sit for China’s all-important annual national college entrance examination.





Hoping to score: Students standing on chairs at an oath-taking rally for the annual national entrance examination at a high school in Zhumadian, Henan province. — Reuters
6 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Winning over the young and old

HE came, he heard, he saw and now Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has a clearer picture of what the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is all about.

30 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Dr M’s China meet puts investors at ease

TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad had a productive outing here, especially in restoring the confidence of Chinese investors who were unsure of the direction of bilateral ties after the change of government following the 14th General Election.

29 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Dr M: BRI beneficial for all

TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad says there is “equality” among all countries participating in the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) despite their varied sizes and wealth.

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28 Apr 2019 | 3:26 PM

Dr M: Belt and Road initiative will benefit all participating countries

BEIJING: The Belt and Road Forum has allayed fears that the Malacca Straits and South China Sea would be dominated by a superpower nation, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

28 Apr 2019 | 2:44 PM

Dr M to TMJ: Only the people can change the Prime Minister

BEIJING: Vote me out if you want, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in an apparent response to Tunku Mahkota Johor Tunku Ismail Ibni Sultan Ibrahim's statement that the prime minister should be changed.

28 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Mahathir: Accept diversity

TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad is calling for the acceptance of the differences in cultures and values and to forge a better understanding of each other for the sake of world peace.

27 Apr 2019 | 9:23 PM

Dr M: With better infrastructure should come better understanding of cultures, values

BEIJING: While the Belt and Road Initiative will help to improve connections and help foster development, it is also important to promote and accept the diversity of culture and value for the sake of world peace, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (front row, second from right) and other leaders wave to the crowd after the roundtable session.
27 Apr 2019 | 8:20 PM

High-tech solution to thorny problem of 'fake' Musang King

BEIJING: Malaysia's Musang King is so popular here that unscrupulous vendors have used the name to label low quality fruit to attract customers.

Tun Dr Mahathir (centre) and his wife, Tun Dr Siti Hasmah (second from right), visiting one of the booths at the Malaysia Durian Festival in Beijing Saturday (April 27).
27 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Dr M endorses the BRI

WITH all of China as his stage, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad gave a massive endorsement to the country’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), saying all will benefit from the ease of travel and communication the development strategy will bring.

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