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In its latest bid to fight the possibility of dissolution, the embattled Thai Raksa Chart Party on 20 Feb 19 defended its nomination of Princess Ubolratana, saying it had been done at the wish and
The executive branch will release funds in 2019 according to state offices’ spending capacity despite Congress’ opposition to the scheme, Budget Secretary Benjamin E. Diokno said in a press briefing on 20 Feb 19. He
PUTRAJAYA will set up a royal commission of inquiry to investigate allegations of judicial impropriety although it has not decided how far back to go, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said. “We have not decided
The Union Cabinet approved a slew of decisions on 20 Feb 19, including a new electronics policy that aims to create 10 million jobs, the promulgation of four ordinances, a scheme to build 19.5 million
With the 2019 elections round the corner, reservation has taken the centre stage as central and state governments try their best to reap political dividend by doling out quotas to electorally strong communities. In Jan