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Finance Ministry says BR1M is a ‘gift’ to those who need it

Published on 7 Mar 2018 5:31:00 PM

Gift, animal feed or bribe? Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Othman Aziz explained in Parliament on Wednesday that the 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) is a “gift” from the Government to help the poor people cope with rising cost of living. He also said the Government may increase the aid for those living in urban areas.