The Social Return of Subsidies
Calvin Cheng, Researcher, Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS)
A number of new initiatives were proposed under Budget 2020, including an expansion of the Bantuan Sara Hidup programme and details of a new fuel subsidy. For a dive into this, we speak to Calvin Cheng about the long-term effect of subsidies, and how we wean ourselves off them.
Presented by: Lyn Mak, Wong Shou Ning
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