Data shows growth accelerated from 5.6 percent in the first three months of the year.
The DAP leader expresses regret that Najib has yet to condemn the ruckus at 'Nothing to Hide 2' forum.
COMMENT | 'Failure to work out an opposition deal guarantees that both PKR and PAS will lose seats, and Umno walk out the victor.'
The funny thing, says Najib, is that scandals are coming to light in opposition-run states.
The trio, including a woman, claim trial to the charges of making derogatory postings.
A closer examination of facts quoted by Najib at Invest Malaysia reveals worrying details.
'Siapa nak lawan, mai, saya tak takut,' jokes Najib during an event in Permatang Pauh.
UPDATED 5.45PM | Najib says Harapan has a 'cruel' chairperson, who was once likened to a 'great pharaoh'.
UPDATED 2.02PM | Umno has not forsaken the stronghold of Anwar, although the party was not 'chosen' by voters, says PM.
Is Najib in a state of panic that even flash mob participants are considered a threat, asks Fahmi Fadzil.
UPDATED 5.04PM | Those detained, including state Youth wing chief Asrol Sani, were, however, freed later in the afternoon.
GE14, which must be called by mid-next year, would be the toughest yet for Najib.
The prime minister says the gov't will inject additional funds into the affordable housing project.
PM heads to Permatang Pauh to smash the national record for the most number of people eating while sitting cross-legged.
The Alor Gajah Umno division approves a motion urging no contest for the top two Umno position.
Najib says Umno members voted him to be party president while Mahathir used the 'quota and bonus' votes system to remain in power.
The prime minister says the party, believed to refer to Bersatu, is motivated by 'lust, revenge and personal reasons'.
As prime minister, I cannot harbour vengeance, Najib says at a Jeli event.
The PM fulfils Machang MP and deputy minister Ahmad Jazlan Yaakub's request for funds.
P Balasubramaniam's family blames PM, wife and others for loss of income when they were in exile.
UPDATED 5PM | Zaid Ibrahim suggests that Harapan's potential ministers challenge the top five ministers.
This is after the PM could not supply 1MDB documents sought by the courts.
The target is 111 gold medals for SEA Games and 103 gold medals for Asean Para Games, says Khairy.
The ex-minister produces a photo of Justice Raus at Najib's tahlil event to show possible bias.
UPDATED 1.08PM | Najib also accuses the opposition of not having the people's interests at heart.
UPDATED 12.58PM | The opposition's 'myopic' criticism of Chinese investment is bad for the country, says PM.
UPDATED 12.39PM | Najib vows not to sidestep responsibilities for those who still want him to lead the nation.
Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak tries out an assault rifle during a drill ahead of the SEA Games.
Najib also says that BN must acknowledge it is presently the opposition in Selangor.
The PM refers to Dr M's detention of Zahid under the Internal Security Act (ISA).