Guan Eng reveals some ministries got funds early but were late in disbursing

Geraldine Tong

Modified 10 Nov 2019, 8:30 am

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has revealed that some government agencies only received development funding from Budget 2019 as late as June this year, despite the allocation being given to the respective ministries in January.

"I want to say that the Finance Ministry gave money to the ministries on Jan 2019, but the money was distributed to the respective agencies as late as May or June...

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