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Anwar wants to speed up needs-based affirmative action

Kow Gah Chie & Annabelle Lee

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Modified 26 Jul 2019, 9:13 am

PKR president Anwar Ibrahim said today that he will accelerate the transition from race-based affirmative action economic plans to one that is needs-based when he becomes the prime minister.

"This is the position of Pakatan Harapan. This is the position of the prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad," he told a press conference after attending an economic symposium held at the Parliament building...

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