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In the midst of 1MDB financial scandal, only low- and lower middle wage jobs were created last four years

Media statement by Steven Sim, MP for Bukit Mertajam 08 AUGUST 2017 | PARLIAMENT, KUALA LUMPUR Prime Minister Najib Razak and his former Pemandu Minister Idris Jala boasted that we are “just 15% short” of becoming a high income nation. Yet, based on a report given to me in Parliament by the Human Resources Minister… Continue reading In the midst of 1MDB financial scandal, only low- and lower middle wage jobs were created last four years

Economy, Featured, General, Govt

Towards a Pro Growth, Pro Jobs and Pro Poor Local Government

Yesterday evening, as I was driving home from dinner with my wife, we saw two touching scenarios; the first, a blind man trying to make his way on a busy road to go to the safer inner road. He was shabbily-clothes but very strong-willed. We stopped our car and offered to ferry him, but he… Continue reading Towards a Pro Growth, Pro Jobs and Pro Poor Local Government