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Nation 30 May 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

Malaysia proposes East Asia Summit

Malaysia has proposed an East Asia Summit to be held to discuss international security co-operation in socio-economic matters.

Nation 11 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

MIC to set up 62 ‘action teams’

MIC 'action teams' will be set up in 62 parliamentary constituencies where the electorate is made up of more than 10% Indians to find out problems faced by the community, party president Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu said.

Nation 14 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

A-G: Justify allocation cut

The allocation for various rural fishermen development projects in Perak was slashed from RM7mil to RM1.5mil during the Eighth Malaysia Plan period, the Auditor-General's Report 2002 revealed.

Nation 15 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

Chia speaks on human rights, ISA

Public interest groups should take into account a country's historical, socio-economic and political situation when discussing human rights issues, Deputy Internal Security Minister Chia Kwang Chye said. This was because different countries have different backgrounds and the implementation of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights differed from one country to another, he said.

Nation 24 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

NCR landowners not convinced by success stories

SUCCESS stories of several native customary rights (NCR) land developed into oil palm plantations are yet to convince some landowners of the benefits they could gain by opening their idle land for commercial development.

Nation 25 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

Government to pump in another RM10b for development

The Government will spend another RM10bil over the next 18 months on development projects and motorists are likely to pay higher prices for petrol to meet part of the increase.

Nation 29 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

More offers to host East Asia summit

More countries besides Malaysia have put in offers to host the East Asia Summit.

Nation 29 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

Alternative road may be built

An alternative road may be built to overcome the landslip problems along the Tamparuli-Ranau road, Deputy Works Minister Datuk Mohd Zin Mohamed said.

AseanPlus News 06 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

Lower-income earners 'more class-conscious'

GOT class. For sure. A survey commissioned by a sociologist has found citizens here are class-conscious and it shows in how they interact with others.

Nation 08 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM Premium

RM8.5b for high-priority projects

The Government has announced the approval of RM8.5bil worth of high-priority projects for speedy implementation.