Easing the Burden of Inflation

KANGAR, April 24 (Bernama) — Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Md Isa Sabu says 44,603 people in Perlis have received Bantuan Rakyat 1Malaysia (BR1M) involving allocation of RM22,301,500 in five phases from January 15-March 26.

Of the number, 43,580 recipients or representatives were present to receive RM21,790,000 while the rest would receive them from district [...]

JITRA, April 24 (Bernama) — Up to 27,123 households in Kedah will receive the 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) by May 15 following acceptance of their appeals over initial rejection of the aid, said Kedah Federal Action Council chairman Datuk Wira Mohd Johari Baharom.

He said they are among the over 60,000 households which had appealed between [...]

[stextbox id="custom"]This week, we feature a touching essay written by our Prime Minister, YAB Dato’ Sri Najib Razak, from his 1Malaysia blog. Enjoy![/stextbox]

In the past, I have visited many villages in Malaysia, some of which are comprised families with low income and near primitive lifestyle. One of the villages I remember most, is Kampung Bantal. [...]

KUCHING: Applicants who failed to get the Bantuan Rakyat 1Malaysia (BR1M) can check the status of their appeal with the Inland Revenue Board (IRB).

Pending assemblyman Violet Yong said the appeal period for the RM500 aid had been extended to April 27 and advised those who failed in their application to submit their appeal before the [...]

A VISIT by MCA deputy president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai to his home brought more than relief to Lawan Kuda, Gopeng, resident Loke Ching Wan.

It brought hope to the 60-year-old man, who lost a leg in a car accident three decades ago but was repeatedly unsuccessful in applying for aid, as Liow promised to [...]

KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 (Bernama) — Initiatives taken by the government to uplift the living standard of the people have yielded many positive results for the Indian community.

Initiatives such as the 1Malaysia People’s Shop (KR1M), 1Malaysia Housing Programme (PR1MA), Menu Rakyat 1Malaysia (MR1M), 1Malaysia People’s Aid Programme (BR1M), Kedai Ikan Rakyat 1Malaysia (KIR1M) and allocation [...]

KUALA LUMPUR – The government is prepared to extend the appeal period for applicants who are not listed as a recipient of a Malaysian People’s Aid (BR1M) until March 15.

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said the move was intended to give space to those who qualify for assistance BR1M.

“If within that period there is [...]

KOTA KINABALU, April 15 (Bernama) — Margaret Leng Tsudai, 82, from Kampung Inobong, is touched by the BR1M assistance from the BN government.

“With the (BR1M) money, I use out for my expenses and buy food and other essentials,” said Margaret, who has 12 children. Margaret also receives RM300 monthly assistance from the BN state government.

Another [...]

KOTA KINABALU, April 15 (Bernama) — According to Penampang-born 38-year-old Reginald Kevin Langsing, ”When there is a desire, then there is always a will to perform”

Kevin said he was happy with the RM100 assistance given to his child who is in primary school.

“The money is the government’s assistance for all students. This shows the government”s [...]

Puthandu or varsha pirappu is the first day of the Tamil month of Chithirai. This year it is known as nanthana.

On this auspicious occasion, Malaysia Hindu Sangam president R.S. Mohan Shan called on all Indians to unite and contribute to the government’s positive development.

“I am very happy to see so many Indians have benefited from [...]

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