Among those who had paid courtesy call to Abang Johari recently were PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, Council of Eminent Persons
chairman Tun Daim Zainuddin and Entrepreneur Development Minister Datuk Seri Redzuan Mohd Yusof.
More recently, she was a member of the Council of Eminent Persons
of Murang'a and a founding Commissioner of the National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) between 2009-2013.
Aviation consultancy Endau Analytics's founder, Shukor Yusof, told The Edge that the government should convene a panel similar to the Council of Eminent Persons
to steer discussions on the possible takeover.
In an interview with Astro Awani aired tonight, the former chairman of the Council of Eminent Persons
(CEP) said that the government is sometimes forced to make such a move, citing Lembaga Tabung Haji (TH) as a prime example.
In an exclusive interview with Astro Awani, the former chair of the Council of Eminent Persons
said that ministers should avoid making knee-jerk statements as well as any 'negative' ones that can affect public confidence towards the ruling government.
Commenting on former chairman of Council of Eminent Persons
Tun Daim Zainuddin's statement that the government is capable of cutting toll rates by up to 25 per cent, Dr Mahathir said there were several suggestions from the private sector to take over the highway concessions but the possible toll rate cut was not up to 25 per cent.
The Council of Eminent Persons
chairman said the three issues that needed greater focus are affordable housing, cost of essential goods and reduction of toll rates.
Prominent economist and former Council of Eminent Persons
member Jomo Kwame Sundaram is also one of the Foundation's three Advisory Board members.
Speaking to Oriental Daily, the former finance minister said he had hoped to be done after chairing the Council of Eminent Persons
The head of the now-defunct Council of Eminent Persons
declined to speak further about Low when pressed and stopped after saying it was 'more complex than the ECRL'.
When pressed to say if there was any truth to some ministers' claims that they were being sabotaged by their own officials, the chairman of the defunct Council of Eminent Persons
said he could not be certain.
The chairman of the disbanded Council of Eminent Persons
also asked the PH leaders to consider what it would benefit them if they were able to rebut critics such as Najib but not deliver on the pact's many election promises.