Dr Mahathir had to make quick decision, says Daim on resignation
Former aide says easy to criticise in hindsight or without knowing full facts of incident.
Unusual to have so many political appointments, says Daim
About 80% of Perikatan lawmakers reportedly have positions in the government or in GLCs.
Rule of law, wise leaders needed to attract investors
Former finance minister says Malaysia risks being left behind by neighbours in race for foreign investment.
Malaysia cannot escape recession, says Daim
Government needs to start thinking outside box, introduce extraordinary policy measures, according to former finance minister.
Back to basics to revive virus-hit economy, says Daim
The former finance minister says businesses have to be rebuilt from the ground up.
Daim again calls on youth to check out agriculture sector
It will help country reduce dependence on imports, says ex-finance minister.
Malays not lazy, says Daim
You see them take LRT to work, sell nasi lemak every day, says former minister.
Idle agricultural land not easy to find, says Daim
The former finance minister says this is because land matters are under the state government.
Don't antagonise civil servants, Daim tells ministers
Trust government officers to implement policies, says former minister.
Act now on food security, Daim urges govt
Nation’s food import bill this year almost RM60 billion, ex-finance minister tells Edge Weekly, making nation vulnerable to shocks.
Solution to cut out middlemen in next few months, says Daim
Rural folk not enjoying full rewards of their hard work due to middlemen, says elder politician.
After 11 years, Daim gets PhD
Former Council of Eminent Persons chairman honoured with doctorate in Literature and Social Sciences at UM convocation.
People’s lives have improved since 5th Malaysia Plan, says Daim
People are more comfortable now, says veteran politician.
Renew commitment to reduce food prices, Daim tells Putrajaya
He says it will help assuage the people’s unhappiness over the issue.