Govt begins talks over fuel subsidy mechanism

Published on 7 Nov 2018 5:18:39 PM

Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail said his team has started meeting with fuel companies and dealers, and to also engage consumers before coming up with a proper mechanism. On Saturday, Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said the Government will study the fuel subsidy mechanism, designed to help those in the B40 category, to ensure it is not abused.