Ahmad Zahid Hamidi

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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 minutes 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 4 hours 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 4 hours 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 10 hours 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 17 hours 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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 2 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 2 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 Valleyscience and innovation in Malaysia’s socio-economic devleopment. Launched by D
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
science and innovation in Malaysia’s socio-economic devleopment. Launched by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, the Nice Expo 2017 will run until Monday. In his speech, Dr Ahmad Zahid pointed out that environmental... 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 4 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 4 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 5 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 6 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 — DPManxiety and fear among the multi-racial and multi-religious people in the count
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 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 said the arrest was also aimed at restricting the activities of the group to give the impression that... 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 9 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 10 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 10 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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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 10 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 11 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 11 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 15 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 Cabinetprofessional welfare service delivery to the people will be tabled in the Cabin
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
professional welfare service delivery to the people will be tabled in the Cabinet, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. He said the bill, which was in the midst of a final review, is crucial as the country prepares to face... 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 15 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 15 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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Sabah Daily Express
SUCCC grateful to CM for RM100,000 allocationjust returned from an overseas trip before flying to Tawau to welcome the arriv
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 days ago
just returned from an overseas trip before flying to Tawau to welcome the arrival of Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi on Friday. The Chief Minister had announced an allocation of RM100,000 to SUCCC during his speech at the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
BN submits part of GE14 candidates list to MACCUmno Supreme Council Meeting at Menara Dato’ Onn here Friday night. Also prese
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
Umno Supreme Council Meeting at Menara Dato’ Onn here Friday night. Also present were Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, who is carrying out the duties of Umno deputy president, vice-president Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun... Read more
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The Star
Police will not approve German F&B partypolice will not allow (the event to be organised) just like the recent order by
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
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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The Star
Dr M: DAP not eyeing PM postbeen more than a month and the RoS has not replied why Pakatan's registration p
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
been more than a month and the RoS has not replied why Pakatan's registration process is still incomplete. "Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, who is the Home Minister and responsible for the approval, is keeping mum on the matter due to fear of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Rela boost for ESSZone securitySecurity Command (ESSCom) in safeguarding the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZ
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
Security Command (ESSCom) in safeguarding the Eastern Sabah Security Zone (ESSZone). Deputy Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said this is a pilot project before they mobilize 6,148 Rela members in 10 districts under ESSZone. Zahid... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Fed govt committed to assisting Sabah draw one million tourists from China — ZahidLAHAD DATU: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said t
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
LAHAD DATU: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said the federal government is very committed to assist Sabah draw in one million tourists from China. As such, he said that the federal government through the Eastern Sabah... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Advanced China scanners for M'sia's entry points soonthe country's airports and ports. "China has agreed in principle on the matter
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 days ago
the country's airports and ports. "China has agreed in principle on the matter," said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, who was on a three-day working visit to China which ended on Wednesday. He said acquisition of the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Strengthening Malaysia-China security cooperationthe country’s airports and ports. “China has agreed in principle on the matter
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 days ago
the country’s airports and ports. “China has agreed in principle on the matter,” said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, who was on a three-day working visit to China which ended yesterday. He said acquisition of the highly... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysia had deported 29 Uighur militants to China – ZahidDatuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. Bernama photo BEIJING: Sharing biometric inf
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. Bernama photo BEIJING: Sharing biometric information with China since 2011 enabled Malaysia to arrest 29 Uighur militants involved with the Daesh group and deport them to China for prosecution, said Datuk Seri Dr... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
There’s nothing comic about transphobiain Bangkok. Organisers never applied for a permit for the gig but rumours of i
Asian Correspondent / Posted 19 days ago
in Bangkok. Organisers never applied for a permit for the gig but rumours of it were enough to push Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to issue a statement. Zahid, who is also Home Minister, said he instructed the police not to approve such... Read more
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The Star
Keeping track of lost M’sian passports to prevent abuseEvery hour, an average of nine Malaysian passports are reported lost in the wor
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
Every hour, an average of nine Malaysian passports are reported lost in the world. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said 52,459 passports were lost in the first eight months of this year. The particulars of these... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Modern policing important to fight transborder crimes’up cooperation with Interpol members to fight transborder crimes more effective
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
up cooperation with Interpol members to fight transborder crimes more effectively, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. Ahmad Zahid, who is also Home Minister, said that transborder crimes now were increasingly complex, like... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Paying for failure to plug Labuan loophole: Warisanto land and pass the guard post or Customs checks," he said in a statement. He
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 20 days ago
to land and pass the guard post or Customs checks," he said in a statement. He said the Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi in his reply confirmed there is no necessity for immigration inspection as the Home Minister's Directive... Read more
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The Star
Zahid arrives in Beijing for Interpol meetingBEIJING: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pix) arrived h
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
BEIJING: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pix) arrived here Monday for a three-day working visit to China. On Tuesday, he will attend the opening ceremony of the 86th General Assembly of Interpol, themed “Connecting Police for... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Malaysian officials to deny entry to tourists for beer festivalrumours of the gay festival supposedly coming to Malaysia. According to The Sta
Marketing Interactive / Posted 21 days ago
rumours of the gay festival supposedly coming to Malaysia. According to The Star, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said the White Party will be an “illegal gathering” if such an event were to be held in Malaysia. A+M has... Read more
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The Star
Govt has always delivered the goods, says Dr Ahmad Zahidjudge for themselves if the Government has delivered its promises to enable the
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
judge for themselves if the Government has delivered its promises to enable them to lead quality lives, says Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The Deputy Prime Minister said the fact that most people only paid RM1 for healthcare at government-run... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Zahid urges Malaysians to safeguard country’s peaceZahid speaking during the interview with Bernama Radio.— Bernama photo PORT DI
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
Zahid speaking during the interview with Bernama Radio.— Bernama photo PORT DICKSON: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi yesterday called on the people to uphold peace in the country. He said issue on security should not be left... Read more
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