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Overwhelming response for online petition

The "G25" movement initiated by some 25 prominent Malay leaders in the country has not only received tremendous response from political parties and non-governmental organizations, it has also won the support of Internet users who have urged the public to reject extremism while calling for rational dialogues over religious issues.

PM needs more time to respond to moderation call

As the initiator of the Global Movement of Moderates (GMM), prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak will definitely be concerned about the awareness campaign started by the 25 prominent Malays. However, he will need time to respond to their call.

Chinese community urged to speak up

Prominent and respected Chinese community leaders are urged to emulate and respond to the open letter jointly issued by some 25 prominent Malay leaders calling for the defense of the country's Constitution in counteracting the aggressive and radical statements of the extremists.

Open letter wins support of Malay scholars

Malay scholars welcome the open letter jointly signed by 25 Malay dignitaries, saying their remarks have reflected the voices of the "silent majority."

Najib wants Harimau Malaya to have strong fighting spirit

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has expressed confidence that the 'Harimau Malaya' squad is capable of lifting the 2014 AFF Suzuki Cup in the match against Thailand tonight.

Construction sector to remain attractive next year

The construction sector is expected to remain attractive next year amid a weaker domestic currency due to lower demand for commodities and the general public apprehension over the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

Local shares to stage further rebound next week

Shares on Bursa Malaysia are likely to stage a further rebound next week, driven by a dovish US Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) statement and positive global economic data.

Minimal impact on cost of health services from GST

The cost of healthcare service is expected to rise by only between one and two per cent with the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from April next year, according to Customs director-general Datuk Seri Khazali Ahmad.

Govt to focus on increasing income and reducing disparity: Najib

The government will focus on the twin aspects of increasing income based on productivity and reducing income disparity in the quest towards driving the nation to developed status.

Malaysia condemns Pakistan army school attack

Malaysia has strongly condemned the attack on the Army School and Degree College in Peshawar, Pakistan which resulted in the loss of 141 lives, including those of 132 school children.