PUTRAJAYA, Feb 7 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim wants the Cabinet and civil servants to work as a team, inculcating trust in the work culture.
Anwar, at the Prime Minister’s monthly meeting with the staff of the Prime Minister’s Department (JPM) for February, today, said that the relevant elements need to be applied, in an effort to be free from all wrongdoings that have occurred and may occur.
Anwar acknowledged that there is seriousness in the teamwork shown by the Cabinet and civil servants over the past few months, such as in the management of foreign workers, as well as the floods and the immediate deployment of the Special Malaysia Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team (SMART) to Turkiye.
“There is goodwill from the leadership and the civil servants, to take steps immediately and responsibly,” he said at the gathering, which this time was held in an indoor venue at the Dewan Seri Endon, Puspanitapuri, as opposed to the tradition of being held at Dataran Perdana.
Also present were the two Deputy Prime Ministers, Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi and Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof.