'M'sians should be proud as prices of goods in S'pore 70pct higher'

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PARLIAMENT | Malaysians should be proud because the prices of goods in Singapore are 70 percent higher compared to Malaysia, Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Minister Hamzah Zainuddin said today.

He was responding to G Manivannan (PKR-Kapar), who had asked in the Dewan Rakyat about the government's commitment to control the prices of goods.

Hamzah pointed out that the government had already provided subsidies for basic goods such as rice, sugar, cooking oil, gas and flour...