Menteri Perdagangan Dalam Negeri dan Hal Ehwal Pengguna, Saifuddin Nasution Ismail berkata, 90% penerima Bantuan Sara Hidup yang layak menerima subsidi petrol bersasar, menerima bantuan secara terus ke akaun mereka.
The bank is assisting them through its low rate of 2.9% per annum under Bank Negara Malaysia’s Fund for Affordable Homes.
It is more like a social welfare protection scheme focused on health issues, which would make it unique as one of the largest such schemes ever proposed in Malaysia.
Under the scheme, investors could be given favourable tax incentives in exchange for the purchase of homes to be rented out at below market rates.
Inisiatif itu bertujuan menyediakan perlindungan kesihatan takaful percuma kepada 3.69 juta individu B40 berumur 18 hingga 55 tahun dan pasangan mereka.
Langkah ini dijangka menggalakkan pekerjaan, memastikan pendapatan bersih golongan B40 lebih banyak, selain merangsang pertumbuhan ekonomi.
The finance minister says this will ensure a higher take-home pay.
Ahli Parlimen Kepong tidak mahu kerajaan beri AP terbuka import kenderaan kepada syarikat yang sudah kaya.
The money is for the provision of 14 lorries equipped with chillers.
Chong Chieng Jen says his ministry and the finance ministry are looking into the proposals presented to them.
Minister advises banks to consider an applicant's income from part-time jobs when considering whether to give the individual a housing loan.
These students will not need to compete with others and will only need to fulfil certain requirements of their university of choice.
Maszlee Malik berkata, pelajar Orang Asli dan atlet juga tidak perlu bersaing dengan calon arus perdana untuk memasuki universiti awam.
Former Sungai Siput MP Dr Michael Jeyakumar says the government should instead expand the existing public healthcare system which is funded by taxes.
A consumer group says the government should market low-cost properties directly to the people they are meant for.
The finance minister says the health protection scheme is meant to help the poor and should be looked at from a humanitarian perspective.
Timbalan Presiden Institut Ejen dan Perunding Hartanah Profesional Malaysia, See Kok Loong berkata, kumpulan B40 dan M40 tidak boleh memiliki rumah sendiri disebabkan baki pendapatan rendah.
See Kok Loong says low residual income is the key reason for low home ownership.
MMA president Dr Mohamed Namazie Ibrahim says this will allow the government to come up with proper financing and also allow both parties to agree on charges for the use of private hospital facilities.
This will not change unless there is a meaningful surge in household income, decline in house prices or more positive measures introduced.
The fund is for those with a maximum monthly household income of RM2,300 looking to buy properties priced up to RM150,000.
Polisi kerajaan perlu diubah, jangan sampai bantu orang yang tidak susah.
PSM central committee member Dr Michael Jeyakumar raises concerns about the just launched health protection scheme, and hopes for further consultation to improve it.
The money will be sent directly to the bank accounts of recipients, says finance ministry.