Mahathir resigns as chairman of Proton

Kuala Lumpur

FORMER Malaysian premier Mahathir Mohamad has resigned as chairman of national carmaker Proton Holdings, effective March 30, Reuters reported his office as saying in a statement on Thursday.

Dr Mahathir, who served as prime minister from 1981 to 2003, founded Proton in 1983 with the goal of...

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