KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 19 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the 2012 Budget is hoped to further boost the national transformation programme encompassing the government, economy and politics.
KENINGAU (Sabah), Oct 11 (Bernama) -- Sabah Assistant Rural Development Minister Datuk Sairin Karno has dismissed an opposition claim that Budget 2012 was a letdown for the people of Sabah.
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10 (Bernama) -- A government backbencher today proposed that the government increased the RM3,000 minimum salary limit for home ownership under the My First Home Scheme to RM6,000, in line with the hike in maximum property price which now reaches RM400,000.
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10 (Bernama) -- The government can attain its optimistic deficit target of 4.7 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP) in Budget 2012, says Malaysian Rating Corp Bhd (MARC).
KUCHING, Oct 10 (Bernama) -- Sarawak is optimistic that the RM1 billion special fund for the construction, improvement and maintenance of schools provided in the 2012 Budget will include dilapidated rural schools in the state, Welfare, Women and Family Development Minister Datuk Fatimah Abdullah said Monday.
KOTA BAHARU, Oct 9 (Bernama) -- The relevant government agencies are urged to "turun padang" (go to the ground) to explain to the people in Kelantan the 2012 Budget, in language that can be easily understood.
MELAKA, Oct 8 (Bernama) -- The RM100 million allocation for National-type Tamil schools (SJKT) provided for in the 2012 Budget will be used for construction, improvement and maintenance of schools will benefit students, Human Resource Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said.