Tag: financial aid
Dr Mahathir Mohamad explains why his administration cannot simply hand out financial assistance unlike the previous government.
Sulochana Nair says the question is whether the programmes and policies set out by the government have any impact at the grassroots level.
The new 14-month stand-by loan deal replaces an existing four-year financial aid package agreed in March 2015 and due to expire in five months.
The Malay Economic Action Council says the BR1M scheme is 'good and strategic', the only issue is who receives the aid.
The Wall Street Journal reported earlier that the German government was considering providing emergency financial assistance to its ally in the NATO military alliance.
The most important factor in discussions on cash handouts is the long-term dignity and empowerment of the people amid sustainable national development.
The payment will be made on June 16, says state secretary Azmi Rohani.
If leaders truly loved the people they served, there would be no need to badger them into voting for the "right" party come election day.
Parent groups want the parents to collect the money direct from the schools or forfeit it.
Textbooks are free for every child in public school, points out national Parent-Teacher group.
Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Paul Low says the financial aid helps people affected by the introduction of GST and removal of subsidies for some items.
Second finance minister says provision of financial aid to the low-income group is not a new concept and has been practised in many countries worldwide.
Money comes from Social Welfare Department’s Victims of Wild Animal Attack Aid Fund which provides maximum aid of RM20,000 for death cases or permanent disability due to animal attacks.