Party leaders pledge support for Malaysia PM Najib

KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - All 13 Barisan Nasional party leaders on Thursday pledged their "full and undivided support" for Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai, who led the pledge, said the decision was aimed at showing a united front for Najib's continued leadership.

"We, all the component party presidents of Barisan Nasional would like to declare our full and undivided support for the Prime Minister and chairman of Barisan Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak for his leadership.

"We will stand by him all the way to lead Barisan to ensure the continued transformation of the country.

"We are confident that the Economic Transformation Plan will achieve its target by 2020," he told reporters after a meeting at Parliament House.