Covid-19 pushes more Malaysians into poverty

Revised poverty line income means a shock income loss of just RM700 will lead to an additional 800,000 households becoming ‘poor’
by NUR HANANI AZMAN/ pic by RAZAK GHAZALI INSUFFICIENT savings, lack of social protection, income shock and sudden job loss due to the Covid-19 outbreak have exposed more Malaysians to poverty, especially those whose … Continue reading Covid-19 pushes more Malaysians into poverty