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Lim: We borrowed more money to pay off debts by previous govt

KUALA LUMPUR: The additional government borrowings of RM58 billion in the first six months of this year are used to pay, among others, ongoing commitments made by the previous administration including repayment of debts belonging to 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).

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Lim: Housing installments for affordable homes down by 20%

PUTRAJAYA: The monthly installment payment for borrowers under the Affordable Housing Fund is expected to be reduced by 20%. This follows an announcement by Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng yesterday that effective Sept 1, Bank Negara’s RM1 billion Affordable Housing

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Pakatan leaders: Cast aside disruptive polemics and unite as Malaysians

PUCHONG: The top leaders of Pakatan Harapan urged the public to cast aside polemics that could disrupt national unity and destroy the country. In a joint statement today, Pakatan leaders said that divisive politics that only benefit a select few

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“Would Guan Eng, Fuziah join 818 rally?’

PUCHONG: An opposition leader took a jibe at Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng and Deputy Minister in Prime Minister’s Department Fuziah Salleh over their changed stance from “Stop Lynas Save Malaysia to Save Malaysia Keep Lynas.” “Is it likely that

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Dong Zong racist? No says DAP

PUCHONG: The DAP has affirmed that Chinese education group Dong Zong is not a racist organization as claimed by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. “DAP does not agree that Dong Zong is a racist organization.  In fulfilling its role

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Guan Eng: Sin Chew Jit Poh raised Chinese fears over khat

KUALA LUMPUR: Chinese daily, Sin Chew Jit Poh was blamed for the opposition of the Chinese community against the introduction of Jawi writing, known as khat. DAP secretary general Lim Guan Eng took to Facebook last night in accusing the

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Umno to Lim: Pay up the 20% oil royalty to Sarawak first

KOTA KINABALU: An Umno supreme council member lashed out Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng today, urging the Pakatan Harapan leader to fulfill their election pledge of giving 20% oil royalty to East Malaysia before asking Sarawak to repay its debts.

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You’re a bully, PSM tells Guan Eng

PUCHONG: Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) today hurled brickbats at Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng for withholding funds to repair dilapidated schools in Sarawak until the state repays its debt. In a statement today, PSM deputy chairperson S Arutchelvan said Pakatan

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Lim to Sarawak: Repay your debts and we will fund school repairs

PUTRAJAYA: The federal government will expedite the channelling of RM350 million for the first phase of the dilapidated school repair project in Sarawak as soon as the state government repays its debts of the same amount to the federal government.

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Speaker refuses to cite Guan Eng, Opposition MPs stage walkout

KUALA LUMPUR: Opposition MPs staged a walkout from the Dewan Rakyat today after Speaker refused to cite Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng for allegedly misleading the House. Earlier, Opposition Leader Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob submitted a motion to refer

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