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KUALA LUMPUR: Barisan Nasional is the nation's success story butfurther improvement in meeting the people's needs and aspiration isnecessary to ensure the coalition continues to be supported by therakyat, leaders told delegates to Sunday's Barisan Nasional Convention.
KUALA LUMPUR: All political issues and differences should be set aside to resolve the water issue stalemate in Selangor, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
KUALA LUMPUR: Social networking site Facebook is fast becoming a hunting ground for fresh drug mules by international syndicates, the Foreign Ministry claims.
KUALA LUMPUR: Social networking site Facebook is fast becoming a hunting ground for fresh drug mules by international syndicates.
KUALA LUMPUR: The world has to brace itself for a sustained recession if banking and financial markets were left to regulate themselves in the free market.
PETALING JAYA: Malaysia's quest for medals at the upcoming 16th Asian Games in China took off with the country's sports heroes - both past and present - meeting fans and well-wishers at a carnival-like roadshow at Sunway Pyramid here yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR: Gerakan has directed its potential candidates for the next general election 'not to hide anything from the party' to avoid any last-minute hiccup.
MALAYSIA'S palm oil industry is the fourth largest contributor to the economy and currently accounts for RM1,889 (or 8%) of the gross national income (GNI) per capita. The industry spans the entire value chain from plantations to downstream activities.
PETALING JAYA: Barisan Nasional component parties are geared up to take on the Opposition in the next general election which is widely speculated to be held some time next year.
KUALA LUMPUR: Umno president Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has given the clearest indication yet that the 13th general election is imminent when he told the party faithful to get ready for it and to get into battle mode.