There is one simple way to describe the spiralling cost of government in Malaysia in the last few years, it is a compounded effect of years of an approach which is part silly and part mad by Umno led BN.
The natural averseness to deal with issues and deliberate on them, has led to parallel efforts that leads to both redundancies and worse contradictory messages. Continue reading “Spend on nation”
“Petronas paid out a total of RM26.839 billion in royalties to the Federal Government and the state governments of Terengganu, Sabah and Sarawak for the financial years ended March 2004 till March 2007.” http://www.Malaysianinsider.com May 14 2008
Here’s an idea, why not pay the royalties from Petronas direct to Malaysians. Most of of it to the residents of Trengganu, Sabah and Sarawak. If the oil is from there, then the money should be channeled for the present and long term benefit of the people of these states. Continue reading “Petronas money direct to the People”