A supplementary budget in March?!

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Spring is in the air, and our government is already asking parliament for more money!

In a rather weird moment, Putrajaya is now asking Parliament for more money via a supplementary bill for RM3.3 billion.┬áThis brings the amount of cash being allocated for 2016 to a whopping RM270 billion – within three months of the new year.

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Gag the Cabinet for confusing everyone?

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It is oftentimes said that one of the reasons given in censoring films, books and even news portals is the fact that these elements can “confuse” Malaysians. For some reason or another, it seems that telling Malaysians that heuristic logics of merely yes or no being insufficient is considered a crime. Continue reading “Gag the Cabinet for confusing everyone?”

It’s not just about “learning overseas” – Hafidz Baharom

The argument over whether or not we should send Malaysians overseas for education under government scholarship is currently raging.

As revealed yesterday, Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said pointed out that the government managed to save RM240 million this year by opting out of sending 744 students overseas.

Instead, these students will be educated locally in both private and public universities.

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