Move to lower food cost

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  • Friday, 22 May 2009

MIRI: The Government is looking at ways to reduce the disparity in the price of essential foodstuff in parts of Sabah and Sarawak and the peninsula.

Deputy Domestic Trade and Con­sumer Affairs Minister Datuk Tan Lian Hoe said the price of some foodstuff and daily necessities in rural regions in the two states were 10% to 30% higher than in the peninsula.

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