Already, 80% of the federal budget goes towards operating expenditure, a large chunk of which goes into paying salaries and pensions.
They include efforts to amend drug control procedures that directly affect treatment costs.
The real issue is not the number but the right number for each ministry.
RM3.4 billion has been allocated for this 'accelerated NRW reduction programme' over the next seven years.
Professor Yeah Kim Leng says the reduction should not cost a spike in the national deficit nor burden the users, while a deputy minister says reductions may come in a year or two.
Judge Azman Abdullah also tells the father to repent for his heinous crimes.
Their lawyers claim they acted in self-defence after the Malaysian attacked them first and have written to the AG's Chambers .
Airbus SE and Thales SA expect the number of cockpit crew on long-haul flights, typically three or four, could be reduced to two from the year 2023.
Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng says the final cost of RM16.63 billion was approved by the Cabinet yesterday.
IDEAS welcomes increased allocation for public health, but says it is important to set up a good monitoring system to ensure the money is well spent.
Zeti, who sits on the Council of Eminent Persons, says the method of abolishing the GST will be made known within 100 days and if it needs parliamentary approval, this will be sought.
Environmentalists have criticised the plan as lacking substance.
In fact, it has managed to do this while also developing a better public transport system.
First few locations along LRT line will be at Cempaka, Pandan Jaya and Pandan Indah.
As a gesture of goodwill, Dr Mahathir Mohamad should be allowed to win his seat in GE14 unopposed.
Court of Appeal says High Court's five-year jail sentence on Siti Noor Aishah Atam was 'manifestly excessive'.
Ahead of Earth Day, April 22, which this year is focused on environmental literacy, take a look at the food waste movement, and what you can do to curb it in your own home.