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Government committed to building 1 million houses for B40, M40 groups - PM

KL -- The government will continue to provide opportunities for the low (B40) to middle income (M40) groups to own houses and is fully committed to building one million affordable houses, says Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

Govt to look into increasing Indian students in matriculation, IPTA

PUTRAJAYA -- The government is studying measures to increase the number of Indian students in matriculation colleges and public institutions of higher learning (IPTA), says Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today. He said this was because the intake of Indians in IPTA had not achieved the target of seven per cent now. "The government is looking into increasing the number of matriculation places for Indian students."

BN Youth has submitted names of candidates for GE14 - Khairy Jamaluddin

KOTA KINABALU -- The Barisan Nasional (BN) Youth has submitted to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak the list of names of potential candidates for  the 14th General Election (GE14), said BN Youth chairman Khairy Jamaluddin. He said the list had more names than that submitted by the movement in the last general election.

GE14 may be before or in May - Zahid

BAGAN DATUK -- Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi once again hinted when the 14th general election (GE14) was expected to be held. In his speech when launching the 2018 Bumiputra Education Tour (JPB) at Sekolah Menengah Sains Bagan Datuk (Sabda), he envisaged GE14 would be held before or in May after he was informed of the final location and the end of the tour in Miri on May 2.

Islamic finance must be proactive to reduce poverty, inequality - Sultan Nazrin

KL -- Islamic finance must remain relevant by being involved more proactively in the global agenda to alleviate poverty and inequality, while maintaining and improving global prosperity and stability, said the Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Shah.