Improve BM mastery to achieve unity, says Education Ministry rep

Faisal Asyraf

Modified 11 Sep 2019, 10:56 am

Education Ministry representative Shamsudin Mohamad has said that Malaysians’ grasp of Bahasa Malaysia should be improved, as mastery of the language is a critical ingredient for achieving unity.

Shamsudin, who is the ministry's Educational Planning and Research Division unit head, said many Malaysians were unable to speak Bahasa Malaysia proficiently despite schools emphasising usage of the national language...

Share this story


By posting a comment, you agree to our Terms & Conditions as stipulated in full here


Foul language, profanity, vulgarity, slanderous, personal attack, threatening, sexually-orientated comments or the use of any method of communication that may violate any law or create needless unpleasantness will not be tolerated. Antisocial behaviour such as "spamming" and "trolling" will be suspended. Violators run the risk of also being blocked permanently.


Please use the report feature that is available below each comment to flag offending comments for our moderators to take action. Do not take matters in your own hands to avoid unpleasant and unnecessary exchanges that may result in your own suspension or ban.