53 measures to cut costs


PETALING JAYA: The Government has introduced 53 wide-ranging measures to optimise public expenditure in the face of the current economic challenges.

These include a freeze on hiring new staff, stricter controls on overtime, curbs on various expenses and a minimum 30% cut in spending on all government-organised events.

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