PM To Introduce Two New Interactive Platforms In June

By Wednesday May 25th, 2011 No Comments

KUALA LUMPUR, May 25 (Bernama) — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak will introduce two new interactive platforms in June, a mobile application (app) and the online 1Malaysia Roundtable.

He said the app would integrate all his online platforms including his website, Facebook page and Twitter account so that people could connect with him more easily.

“Instead of switching between different interfaces, you can leave comments on my blog or Facebook, tweet me, and register for upcoming gatherings using a single application.

Insya-Allah, I will introduce additional apps in the future,” he said in his latest blog posting entitled “Let s Keep the Conversation Going!”.

The prime minister said people could discuss ideas that could contribute to nation-building, guided by Malaysian subject matter experts from various fields in the Roundtable.

“I am very excited about the online 1Malaysia Roundtable via You know that I have always made it clear that direct engagement with you is important to me. However, I also acknowledged that my time is limited, and there are a number of obligations that I must attend to daily.

“Hence, I came up with the Roundtable. The subject matter experts will assist us in shaping these online discussions and sharing your ideas with me,” he said.

Najib would not say more about these two platforms for now but he hoped that Malaysians were looking forward to using them very soon.

“There are other exciting plans in the pipeline, but most importantly, I hope that you use these opportunities wisely and help me in making our nation better and in becoming the fully-developed, high-income nation we can all be proud of!

“As always, your thoughts are most welcome. Let s keep the conversation going!” he said.

Najib said he had stepped up his interactions with the people this year, by taking new approaches to engage with all of them a lot more.

“I have begun hosting gatherings with my online friends around the country, increased my interaction on Twitter by replying to your tweets whenever I can, and even made a radio appearance!

“This month has been packed with international trips to Indonesia, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, the United States, United Kingdom and currently Japan, so I have not been able to meet as many of you as I would like.

“However, that doesn t mean our interaction stops. A lot of work is currently being done to ensure that the 1Malaysia dialogue continues at a good momentum,” he added.

Source : Bernama

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