Budget 2017



Raising Budget 2017 wishes

The cost of living, housing and urban issues, and healthcare are the people’s top concerns as Budget 2017 looms, an online survey conducted by the Prime Minister’s web portal has revealed. The two-week survey (https://bajet2017.najibrazak.com/survey),…


B40 group to be given emphasis in 2017 Budget

The government will continue to put emphasis on relieving the plight of the people, especially those of the Bottom 40 per cent (B40) income group in the 2017 Budget, said Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Othman…


Wish list for Budget 2017

Employment, taxes and social issues were among the popular concerns Malaysians hope Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak would address in Budget 2017. On Sept 5, the Prime Minister asked the public to share…




Najib inviting your input for 2017 Budget

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak invites members of the public to contribute ideas in the preparation of the 2017 Budget. He said they could do so from today until Sept 19 on a special…


BR1M to continue under Budget 2017

The 1Malaysia People’s Aid programme or BR1M will continue as the government is committed to it. Second Finance Minister Datuk Johari Abdul Ghani said besides BR1M, Budget 2017 would also address issues pertaining to affordable…


BR1M to continue next year

The 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) programme will be continued in the 2017 Budget. Second Finance Minister Datuk Johari Abdul Ghani said despite the government losing about RM30 billion in oil and gas revenue, the programme…