‘Countries can work on opportunities in halal industry’
grab. For example, the modest clothing industry. Maybe (local celebrity) Neelofa could take advantage of this and go there as she has already made waves here. Other muslimah clothing businesses could also join in.
Both countries have a young population and the advent of social media can change geo-political landscapes, and we can learn from each other.
When one is under pressure, it will become apparent on one’s expressions, demeanour and character.
However, Najib seems undeterred and focused. The East Coast Rail Line and HighSpeed Rail projects are under way.
Our bilateral relations with China and Saudi Arabia have improved.
Even though we face many issues, we can never lose focus on our duty as the people’s choice to govern the country.
This is why there should be no economic sabotage because we need a strong government, as only a strong government can weather the issues that I have mentioned.
It is important to give an impression of political stability to the outside world as without it, we will face more challenges.