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Penang raises flood victim payout to RM700

Lim Guan Eng says donations to the state government, inching towards RM10 million, will be used to add another RM200 to the RM500 per household announced earlier.

Flood relief: Guan Eng slams claim on need to be PH...

Chief minister demands proof from opposition leader Jahara Hamid, who had been quoted in the Utusan report.

Guan Eng announces RM500 aid for each flood-hit household

The Penang chief minister also announces discounts on water bills and assessment rates, following flash floods that struck the state over the weekend.

Perak gives RM100,000 flood aid to help Penang

Menteri Besar says the contribution should not be politicised as the disaster in Penang is a humanitarian problem.

Chong Wei sends food, pillows to Penang flood victims

Shuttler says he received a message seeking help as the aid provided was not sufficient.

Wong Chen’s welfare programme is back after Selangor lifts freeze

The freeze has affected some 300 urban poor in his Kelana Jaya constituency.

Perlis welfare dept kept giving aid money to the dead

Auditor-General’s Report reveals poor record management and unsatisfactory updating of information led to monthly payments to the accounts of the deceased.

IMF to launch new form of aid – with no money

New instrument will serve as a good housekeeping seal of approval to enable governments to seek financing from official and private donors and creditors.

Wong Chen’s constituents bemoan end of aid

Welfare recipients, many of whom are either poor, single mothers or the elderly, say the aid helped ease their financial burdens in many ways.

‘Set up fund to reduce cost of cancer drugs’

Model it after UK’s Cancer Drugs Fund to allow patients to get affordable drugs, Klang MP tells government.

Those with household income below RM4,000 can get BR1M

'If anyone does not get, I want to know," says Finance Minister II Johari Abdul Ghani.

Cycling tragedy: Injured teens to get RM1,000 aid

Aid is to be given to those undergoing treatment for the serious injuries they sustained after a car rammed into them over the weekend.

BR1M 2017 vouchers available from tomorrow

Direct payments into bank accounts of recipients will take place from Feb 22.

Malaysia sends ship filled with goods to Rohingya

The aid shipment, bound for Yangon, has been organised by Muslim groups, as well as domestic and foreign aid groups.

Aid for schools, kampung folk and low-cost home owners in Penang

Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng says he realises times are hard but the state has the money to help because it is a clean government.

Widow of slain ‘Datuk’ businessman visits victims’ kin

Vivian Cheow tells families to remain strong while handing out cash aid.

MRA collects RM50k for Rohingyas

Malaysian Relief Agency says each Rohingya family will receive RM300.

Pension scheme for all Paralympic heroes, past and present

National Sports Council says no distinction between Olympians and Paralympians as far as monthly pension amounts are concerned.

Bomba’s one-stop centre offers relief to victims of tragedies

Victims or next of kin of fires and accidents, can seek counselling, aid, support and information 24/7 from the scene of an incident or at any fire and rescue station.

Legal aid available for those disparaging Johor royalty

Johore Bar Committee says Johor lawyers always prepared to defend critics of royalty, and if none were available, the committee would seek assistance from KL.

Kapit will no longer be an “island” with a new road

Road will connect the people in Kapit, Song and Kanowit districts to Sibu upon completion in 2018.