Tuesday, May 31, 2005

"Combating graft my biggest challenge"

PM: Combating graft my biggest challenge

New Straits Times
PM: Combating graft my biggest challenge
Edition: Main/Lifestyle

KUALA LUMPUR, Mon. - Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi said today that

raising integrity and combating corruption in the country were the
greatest challenges faced by his administration.

However, the Prime Minister said he was not alone in the difficult


He said his colleagues in the Government, retired politicians, members

of the civil service, corporate principals, community leaders and many

loyal and dedicated Malaysians were all with him in the task.

"Do not underestimate their numbers or the power of their combined

voices in creating a more honest and upright society," ...