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Malaysia to disburse nearly $400 million to aid households over food prices

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Malaysia to disburse nearly $400 million to aid households over food prices

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KUALA LUMPUR : Malaysia will distribute a total of 1.74 billion ringgit ($395.19 million) in cash aid to low-income households from this month to help them cope with rising living and food costs, the prime minister said on Wednesday.

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FILE PHOTO: A customer pays for vegetables at a wet market in Klang, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia October 27, 2017.


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Category: Business

Topics: Month Costs Malaysia Mediacorp Ismail Ringgit Government Cope Cooking Billion Sabri

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Published On: 2022-06-22, 16:46:17

News Timezone: GMT +8:00

News Source URL: channelnewsasia.com

Language: English

Reading Time: 2 minutes read

Article Length: 326 words

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