Removing fuel subsidy a discriminatory act


THE government’s fuel subsidy rationalisation plan has been justified by some quarters by claiming that it will lead to less than one percent increase in the monthly household spending on fuel for a family with an income of about RM5,000.

This argument does not hold water simply because it only looks at the actual spending on fuel incurred by households.

Limited time offer:
Just RM5 per month.

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month
RM5/month

Billed as RM5/month for the 1st 6 months then RM13.90 thereafters.

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

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