Jo Timbuong

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17 Nov 2018 | 7:39 PM

Dominic Lau is the new Gerakan chief, Oh is deputy

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Dr Dominic Lau is the new Gerakan president and Oh Tong Keong will be his deputy.

17 Nov 2018 | 4:38 PM

Gerakan calls for RCI into 1MDB

KUALA LUMPUR: Gerakan supports the Pakatan Harapan government's renewed investigations into the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal and is proposing the formation of a Royal Commission Inquiry (RCI) into the matter.

17 Nov 2018 | 10:04 AM

Wanita Gerakan to PH govt: Stop politicising issues and start running the country

KUALA LUMPUR: The Pakatan Harapan-led Government should stop politicising issues and focus on seriously running the country, says outgoing Wanita Gerakan chief Datuk Tan Lian Hoe.

16 Nov 2018 | 6:19 PM

Mah plans to pursue doctorate after stepping down as Gerakan chief

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong is looking forward to pursuing his PhD degree when he steps down as Gerakan president.

 Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong (centre) at the press conference on Friday. -Sam Tham/The Star
16 Nov 2018 | 4:33 PM

Gerakan confident it will remain relevant, wants to provide check and balance, says Mah

KUALA LUMPUR: Gerakan is confident that it will regain in strength to remain a relevant political player although it suffered a defeat in the 14th General Election, says Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong.

14 Nov 2018 | 3:20 PM

Viral video edited to make it appear I was criticising Dr M, claims Musa Hitam

PETALING JAYA: Former deputy prime minister Tun Musa Hitam has condemned a viral video titled “Korek, Bongkar, Dedah (Dig, Break, Expose)”, which suggested that he brought out the bad side of his former boss, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

14 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Govt working on better data access for public

KUALA LUMPUR: Decision-making could be made even easier once Malaysians get better access to government data and information when the planned Open Data Exchange Platform is up and running.

Data is key: Gobind (centre) together with ‘Pikom Leadership Summit’ 2018 organising chairman Datuk Seri Ivan Teh (second from right), Pikom chairman Ganesh Kumar Bangah (second from left), Pikom vice chairman Danny Lee (left) and Pikom adviser Woon Tai Hai at the launching of the ‘ICT Strategic Review 2018/2019’ book in Kuala Lumpur. — Bernama
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13 Nov 2018 | 3:47 PM

Gobind: New Bernama CEO to be named after Govt decision on proposed Bernama-RTM merger

KUALA LUMPUR: Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo says the new Bernama CEO would be announced pending the government's decision over the proposed merger between the national news agency and RTM.

13 Nov 2018 | 2:27 PM

Film Censorship Board can come under Communications Ministry, says Gobind

KUALA LUMPUR: The Communications and Multimedia Ministry has no qualms about having the Film Censorship Board of Malaysia (LPF) come under its jurisdiction.

13 Nov 2018 | 2:01 PM

Gobind: Govt plans big data platform so that local techies can create better solutions

KUALA LUMPUR: The government plans to develop an open data exchange platform to provide public access to government data and also to encourage industries to share data.