More could have been allocated, say varsities and colleges

PETALING JAYA: At RM14.4bil for the Higher Education Ministry, it may be a big allocation but higher education institutions and their students still think more should have been allotted for the sector.

Under Budget 2021, Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Abdul Aziz also announced that the tax incentives for research and development (R&D) product commercialisation for public higher education institutions (IPTA) have been extended to private higher education institutions (IPTS).

Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Next In Nation

Police submit documents to Interpol for Red Notice on Muhyiddin's son-in-law
Provide allocation for day care, nursing centres, urges MEF
Fire destroys warehouse in Inanam, KK
August 2023 supplementary electoral roll open for review
Federal Govt approves allocation to repair Kenyir power station
Sabo dams to tackle flooding in Baling would cost RM20 million, says Kedah MB
Meeting with King not about Cabinet reshuffle, says PM
Taiping businesswoman loses RM213,700 after being scammed by two bogus moneylenders
Cloud seeding to be carried out if API stays above 150 for more than 24 hours
Lorry runs over, kills female biker near Batu Pahat

Air Pollutant Index

Highest API Readings

    Select State and Location to view the latest API reading

    Source: Department of Environment, Malaysia

    Others Also Read