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Dr M begins working from Prime Minister's Office


PUTRAJAYA -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad started working from the Prime Minister's Office in Perdana Putra here today. Dr Mahathir had previously operated at his office at the Perdana Leadership Foundation here after Pakatan Harapan, led by him, won the 14th General Election (GE14) on May 9.

Perodua sells 75,500 cars within four months

KL -- Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd (Perodua) sold 75,500 vehicles in the first four months of this year, a 17 per cent year-on-year increase compared with the same period of 2017, capturing an estimated total industry volume market share of 41.6 per cent year-to-date. President and Chief Executive Officer Datuk Aminar Rashid Salleh said Perodua's market share stood at 43 per cent in April, the highest in its 26-year history.

MACC raids houses, office linked to UMNO Supreme Council member


KL -- The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) raided an office and two houses linked to an UMNO Supreme Council member yesterday, according to a source. The raids, which began simultaneously at 12.30 pm, were conducted to facilitate an investigation into the appointment of contractors involving Tabung Haji projects. "The raids were at his homes in Subang, Selangor, and Baling, Kedah, as well as an office in Jalan Tun Razak here," the source told Bernama when contacted here today.

Provide factual statistics on Malaysia's ongoing projects - Munir

KL -- Financial statistics made available to the public and related to Malaysia's ongoing projects, including the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) must be factual, with no hiding the details, said Financial Services Professional Board (FSPB) Chairman, Tan Sri Mohd Munir Abdul Majid. He said from a regulatory standpoint, integrity is fundamental and the integrity of numbers is crucial.

Cabinet ministers take 10 per cent pay cut


PUTRAJAYA -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today announced that the Cabinet ministers would take a 10 per cent pay cut with immediate effect. The decision to reduce the salary was made at the first meeting of the new Cabinet at Perdana Putra here, he said.