Maszlee moots 'National Language Decade' to empower BM

Zikri Kamarulzaman

Modified 12 Jul 2018, 6:18 am

Education Minister Maszlee Malik has mooted a decade dedicated to empowering Bahasa Melayu in Malaysia, Southeast Asia, and the world.

"We will launch the National Language Decade to outline a comprehensive plan to make the national language as the main language of choice in Malaysia, among Bahasa Melayu speakers in Asean, and a popular language on the world stage," he said at a ministry monthly gathering in Putrajaya today...

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