Hasan Malek: Budget 2015 will address difficulties caused by 'very minimal' fuel price increase


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  • Thursday, 02 Oct 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: The upcoming Budget 2015 will ease any difficulties created by the recent fuel subsidy reduction, resulting in a 20 sen increase in RON95 petrol and diesel prices, said Datuk Seri Hasan Malek.

"Wait for the budget. We will address any burdens through several measures, including increasing BR1M," the Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Minister told reporters after launching the Malaysian Intellectual Awards ceremony here Thursday.

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