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Will i-Lestari Be Enough?

Dr. Madeline Berma, Fellow, Academy of Sciences Malaysia

24-Mar-20 19:00

Will i-Lestari Be Enough?

The i-Lestari scheme lets EPF contributors withdraw RM500 per month for the next 12 months to help people deal with the Covid-19 pandemic. However there are concerns that this solution might be creating a future problem where funds meant for retirement are used up. We talk to Dr. Madeline for her thoughts.

Produced by: Sara Kok, Kelvin Yee

Presented by: Lee Chwi Lynn


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