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The Borneo Post
Over 300 individuals linked to Daesh elements nabbedterrorist group, including 95 Malaysians were detained up to October this year,
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 hours ago
terrorist group, including 95 Malaysians were detained up to October this year, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. He said the Home Ministry also received information of 53 Malaysians involved in terrorist activities in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
DPM Zahid denies Malaysia currently seeking Interpol help over Jho Low's whereaboutsKUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi on Monday (Oct 23) denie
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi on Monday (Oct 23) denied reports that Malaysian police are currently asking Interpol to try to locate financier Jho Low for questioning over his suspected involvement in a multi-billion dollar... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier in 1MDB scandaland has not been charged with any crime. Responding to a question in parliamen
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 hours ago
and has not been charged with any crime. Responding to a question in parliament about Low, Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said: “We have made a request to Interpol to find the person.” He added police had not yet received any... Read more
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Reuters
Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier linked to 1MDB scandalprofessionally, but the police have yet to receive any detailed information (on
Reuters / Posted 13 hours ago
professionally, but the police have yet to receive any detailed information (on Low’s whereabouts),” Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said in parliament. A spokesman for Low could not be reached for comment. Low has previously denied any... Read more
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Swissinfo
Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier linked to 1MDB scandalprofessionally, but the police have yet to receive any detailed information (on
Swissinfo / Posted 13 hours ago
professionally, but the police have yet to receive any detailed information (on Low's whereabouts)," Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said in parliament. A spokesman for Low could not be reached for comment. Low has previously denied any... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier linked to 1MDB scandalprofessionally, but the police have yet to receive any detailed information (on
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 hours ago
professionally, but the police have yet to receive any detailed information (on Low's whereabouts)," Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said in parliament. A spokesman for Low could not be reached for comment. Low has previously denied any... Read more
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EuroNews
Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier linked to 1MDB scandalprofessionally, but the police have yet to receive any detailed information (on
EuroNews / Posted 14 hours ago
professionally, but the police have yet to receive any detailed information (on Low’s whereabouts),” Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said in parliament. A spokesman for Low could not be reached for comment. Low has previously denied any... Read more
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The Star
DPM: Govt seeking Interpol's help to locate Jho Lowa request to Interpol, seeking its assistance to locate businessman Low Taek Jh
The Star / Posted 14 hours ago
a request to Interpol, seeking its assistance to locate businessman Low Taek Jho, says Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic). "We are confident that Interpol will act professionally however, PDRM (police) has not received... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Over 300 individuals involved in Daesh elements nabbedDatuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi – Bernama file photo KUALA LUMPUR: Some 346 i
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 hours ago
Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi – Bernama file photo KUALA LUMPUR: Some 346 individuals linked to the Daesh terrorist group, including 95 Malaysians were detained up to October this year, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
'Rohingyas get hosp but not P'pang folks'get a full-fledged hospital if opposition forms the next Federal or State gover
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
get a full-fledged hospital if opposition forms the next Federal or State government. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi had announced few days ago that Malaysia will build a RM3.5mil field hospital at the refugee camp for... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Shafie is arrestedwas politically motivated to smear the image of Warisan ahead of the 14th gener
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
was politically motivated to smear the image of Warisan ahead of the 14th general election but Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi and MACC denied this. The former Umno Vice-President quit the ruling party last year after having been... Read more
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The Star
Zahid pays last respects to Yeoh Tiong LayKUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today paid
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today paid his last respects to Tan Sri Dr Yeoh Tiong Lay at the latter's residence at Lorong Buloh Perindu 1, Damansara Heights, here. Ahmad Zahid, who is also the Home Minister,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Uggah: Sarawak needs 2 landing crafts to safeguard EEZ from encroachmentin curbing encroachment into Malaysian waters by foreign fishermen. He propose
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
in curbing encroachment into Malaysian waters by foreign fishermen. He proposed that Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi chair the committee. “I welcome the call by DPM (for enforcement agencies to be more serious in curbing... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysia to step up global halal initiativesAhmad Zahid (middle) chairs the Malaysia Halal Council meeting yesterday. Also
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
Ahmad Zahid (middle) chairs the Malaysia Halal Council meeting yesterday. Also seen is Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Jamil Khir Baharom (left). — Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia will heighten its halal internationalisation... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Towards greater controlLKIM chief proposes dedicated taskforce to prevent intrusion into Malaysian wat
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
LKIM chief proposes dedicated taskforce to prevent intrusion into Malaysian waters Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (File Photo) KUCHING: Malaysian Fisheries Development Authority (LKIM) chairman Datuk Seri Dr Irmohizam Ibrahim has suggested that a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
DPM: Humanitarian attache to be assigned to Bangladeshhelping Rohingya ethnic refugees currently sheltered at refugee camps in Bangla
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
helping Rohingya ethnic refugees currently sheltered at refugee camps in Bangladesh. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said he would raise the matter in the Cabinet next week to expedite the process. “The attache, from the... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia to call for UN resolution on Rohingya refugeeswould seek the creation of a safe zone so that Rohingya refugees can return saf
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
would seek the creation of a safe zone so that Rohingya refugees can return safely to their homeland, says Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic). The Deputy Prime Minister said this safe zone would also need to be monitored by UN observers or... Read more
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The Star
Help out at refugee camps, volunteers urgedto Bangladesh to help the Rohingya escaping from terror and repression in Myanm
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
to Bangladesh to help the Rohingya escaping from terror and repression in Myanmar. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi added that the Malaysian Armed Forces would build a RM3.5mil, 50-bed field hospital after meeting the... Read more
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The Star
Deepavali can help foster spirit of unityhe added. The kolam is a mandala pattern made from rice flour or coloured powd
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
he added. The kolam is a mandala pattern made from rice flour or coloured powder. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi also wished all Malaysians a Happy Deepavali. Colourful festival of lights: Dance master Dr Indrani... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysia to build field hospital at Rohingya refugee camp in bangladeshMalaysia will build a RM3.5 million field hospital at the refugee camp for ethn
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
Malaysia will build a RM3.5 million field hospital at the refugee camp for ethnic Rohingya here, said Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The deputy prime minister said the medical corp of the Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF) will build the... Read more
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The Star
Pakatan strangely silent over Mahathir's racist rantcheered". Lim said that several Pakatan leaders, associated NGOs and writers s
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
cheered". Lim said that several Pakatan leaders, associated NGOs and writers slammed Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi for being racist when he mentioned Mahathir's Kerala ancestry in July. "These are the same people who... Read more
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The Star
‘Horrors I survived are nightmares of others’diseases can spread quickly if not contained properly, ” said Dr Ahmad Yusuf.
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
diseases can spread quickly if not contained properly, ” said Dr Ahmad Yusuf. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, who is now in Dhaka on an official visit to Bangladesh, is expected to travel to Cox’s Bazar today to... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Enthusiastic response to National Sports Dayas well as telematches for various groups including disabled people. In TERENG
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 days ago
as well as telematches for various groups including disabled people. In TERENGGANU, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi opened the state level NSD simultaneously with the whole country at Dataran Dewan Merdeka by launching the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Zahid: RM2 mln to make GNN an annual programmeannual programme involving the Ministry of Agriculture, Industry and Agro-based
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
annual programme involving the Ministry of Agriculture, Industry and Agro-based, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. He said GNN is symbolic of the government’s support for the fishermen who had always struggled to reap... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Be more serious in curbing encroachment by foreign fishermen – ZahidDatuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi – File Photo KEMAMAN: Enforcement agencies sh
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi – File Photo KEMAMAN: Enforcement agencies should be more serious in curbing the encroachment of Malaysian waters by foreign fishermen resulting in the loss of fishery products worth between RM3 billion to RM6... Read more
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The Star
Smart Lokap to go beyond Klang Valleyboth police and detainees as footage and photos could be used as “convincing ev
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
both police and detainees as footage and photos could be used as “convincing evidence” in court. Ride of their lives: Dr Ahmad Zahid (left) and Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau taking part in an... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysia severs direct diplomatic ties with Pyongyang — Anifaha field hospital by Malaysia to handle Rohingya refugees from Myanmar. He reve
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
a field hospital by Malaysia to handle Rohingya refugees from Myanmar. He revealed that Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi would be going to Bangladesh this Sunday (Oct 15) for further discussion on this matter. He, however, did... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
World first green Sukuk worth RM250 millionBhd (QSPM), developers of solar power projects, and their investors, was witnes
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 days ago
Bhd (QSPM), developers of solar power projects, and their investors, was witnessed by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. Earlier, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak met QSPM Executive Director and ITRAMAS-led... Read more
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The Star
M’sia leads the way in Islamic financewhich is the biggest green sukuk to date. The exchange of documents was witnes
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
which is the biggest green sukuk to date. The exchange of documents was witnessed by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi while Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak dropped by earlier for a group photograph with... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
'Safety check on buildings every 2 years' proposalMohd Amin, who is also an RBS exco member, said this in response to instruction
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 13 days ago
Mohd Amin, who is also an RBS exco member, said this in response to instructions by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi who wants both bodies to assess the physical status of all buildings in the country, following the fire at... Read more
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The Borneo Post
DPM proposes psychological well-being index for Malaysia2017 at Putrajaya International Convention Centre. — Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA:
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
2017 at Putrajaya International Convention Centre. — Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has suggested that a Malaysia psychological well-being index be created to measure the people’s levels of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sarawak to use German technology to tap into water resources — Abg Jomatter, Abang Johari said he would meet Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Raz
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
matter, Abang Johari said he would meet Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to discuss on rebuilding 260 schools in Sarawak as most of these schools were in dilapidated state. He... Read more
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Aliran Online
Book banning, thought control and academic meddling: Civil society responds“to alarm public opinion” or be “prejudicial to public interest or national int
Aliran Online / Posted 14 days ago
“to alarm public opinion” or be “prejudicial to public interest or national interest”. We ask, how did Home Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi find Islam Without Extremes: A Muslim Case for Liberty and its Malay translation Islam Tanpa Keekstreman:... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Abang Johari to meet PM, DPM today on dilapidated schoolsAbang Johari Tun Openg will be meeting Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Raza
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Abang Johari Tun Openg will be meeting Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today to discuss the rebuilding of 260 schools in Sarawak. He said the meeting is important because most... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Indications 8 suspects out to cause social anxiety — DPMAhmad Zahid (second right) presenting Deepavali aid to one of the recipients in
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
Ahmad Zahid (second right) presenting Deepavali aid to one of the recipients in his constituency at Dewan Serbaguna Village Development and Security Committee (JKKK) Hutan Melintang in Bagan Datuk. — Bernama photo BAGAN DATUK: The recent arrest of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
DPM to raise report on border security to nsc next tuesdayBAGAN DATUK: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi will raise
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
BAGAN DATUK: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi will raise a report on an interview by a Malay newspaper yesterday on the weaknesses in border security to the National Security Council (NSC) next Tuesday. He said the interview... Read more
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The Star
Report on border security to be raised with NSC on TuesdayBAGAN DATUK: Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic) will raise a report on an i
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
BAGAN DATUK: Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic) will raise a report on an interview from a Malay newspaper on weaknesses in border security to the National Security Council (NSC) next Tuesday. The Deputy Prime Minister said the interview with... Read more
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The Star
DPM: Arrest of eight over attempt to cause anxietyanxiety and fear among the multi-racial and multi-religious people in the count
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
anxiety and fear among the multi-racial and multi-religious people in the country. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic) said the arrest was also aimed at restricting the activities of the group to give the impression... Read more
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The Borneo Post
RISM, RBS asked to re-evaluate physical status of all buildingshave been asked to re-evaluate the physical status of all buildings in the coun
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
have been asked to re-evaluate the physical status of all buildings in the country. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said the move was important following the fire tragedy at the Tahfiz Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah in Kuala... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Asean cooperation can facilitate rural development and Poverty Eradicationup with ways and ideas to develop rural areas and eradicate poverty in the regi
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
up with ways and ideas to develop rural areas and eradicate poverty in the region. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said the meeting will also come up with strategies to make rural communities more competitive. He pointed... Read more
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The Star
Shafie rushes back to Sabah to help in investigationsto keep calm and not do anything that could jeopardise their political vision.
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
to keep calm and not do anything that could jeopardise their political vision. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi had dismissed any political motive in the case, saying that it was something that people had been hearing... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Probe on misappropriation of funds in KKLW in Sabah transparent – DPMZahid speaking during the interview with Bernama Radio.— Bernama photo KUALA L
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
Zahid speaking during the interview with Bernama Radio.— Bernama photo KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi pointed out that the investigation by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on the misappropriation... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
No application for 500,000 acresacquisition and appealed to the Tambunan District Office to look into the matte
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 days ago
acquisition and appealed to the Tambunan District Office to look into the matter where Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi's name was also mentioned. It is understood that the Tambunan District Officer will call for an emergency... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Probe on funds misappropriation in Sabah transparent – Ahmad Zahidon Rural Development and Poverty Eradication today. Bernama photo KUALA LUMPUR
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
on Rural Development and Poverty Eradication today. Bernama photo KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi pointed out that the investigation by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on the... Read more
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The Star
Umno doesn't sanction Jamal's actionsKUALA LUMPUR: Umno does not sanction Datuk Seri Jamal Yunos' beer-smashing stun
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Umno does not sanction Datuk Seri Jamal Yunos' beer-smashing stunt, said Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic). "We do not sanction his actions," said the Deputy Prime Minister at a press conference here on Friday. Dr Ahmad Zahid,... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Collaborate with MNCs, Zahid urges local firmsto further develop and market their halal products and services internationally
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 18 days ago
to further develop and market their halal products and services internationally, said Deputy Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. In a statement Wednesday, he called on MNCs and large local companies (LLCs) to take a bigger role in... Read more
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The Star
PM to chair meeting on social ills among youthsmeeting will be held within 45 days to address the issue of juvenile delinquenc
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
meeting will be held within 45 days to address the issue of juvenile delinquency, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak will chair the meeting, assisted by Dr Ahmad Zahid, who is... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Proposed profession bill to be tabled in CabinetAhmad Zahid participates in an activity during the National Welfare Month 2017.
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
Ahmad Zahid participates in an activity during the National Welfare Month 2017. Rohani is at left. — Bernama photo BANGI: The proposed Social Workers Profession Bill to improve the effectiveness of professional welfare service delivery to the people... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sepang Circuit will not be a ‘white elephant’ project, says NajibNajib told a press conference at the SIC media centre, here today. The Prime M
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
Najib told a press conference at the SIC media centre, here today. The Prime Minister and his deputy, Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi were here to watch the finale of the F1 Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix 2017. “I come to the final F1 being... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
No permit for beer fest: Cops"The police will not allow (the event to be organised) just like the recent ord
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 22 days ago
"The police will not allow (the event to be organised) just like the recent order by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi who wanted the police to ensure there will be no beer fest. "So far, the police have not received any... Read more
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