KUALA LUMPUR (July 11): The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) said members below 55 years old may apply for the i-Citra withdrawal starting Monday July 12, three days earlier than previously scheduled.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 7): Banks have started taking applications for the six-month loan moratorium today.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 29): The RM150 billion PEMULIH stimulus package will only provide a temporary stabiliser to the economy, while the prescription for recovery is still lacking, opined CGS-CIMB economists Michelle Chia and Lim Yee Ping.
PETALING JAYA (June 29): The six-month loan moratorium and the enhancement of the Wage Subsidy Programme (WSP) under the National People’s Well-being and Economic Recovery package (PEMULIH) are timely measures for the survival of businesses during lockdown, said the Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM).
PETALING JAYA (June 28): Although the newly announced six-month blanket loan moratorium might be able to temporarily help wage earners to alleviate their financial burden, a more sustainable long-term economic plan is crucial for the country’s recovery, said economists.
PETALING JAYA (June 28): The newly announced blanket loan moratorium is beneficial in helping to alleviate individuals’ financial burdens due to the prolonged lockdown, said Real Estate & Housing Developers’ Association Malaysia (REHDA) president Datuk Soam Heng Choon.
These are the key takeaways of the National People’s Well-Being and Economic Recovery Package (PEMULIH) announced by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.