Drug Abuse in Malaysia
It has been 35 years since drug abuse was declared a national security problem in Malaysia in the 1980s. Back then, heroin use was the number one challenge for drug policy makers.
Can Bantuan Sara Hidup (BSH) Be Further Improved?
Recently, the cash transfer program, BR1M, has been rebranded as Bantuan Sara Hidup (BSH) and changes to the benefit structure and delivery system have been proposed in both the Budget 2019 speech as well as in statements by ministers.
Should Malaysia liberalise its rice imports?
On June 6, 2018, the Agriculture and Agrobased Industry Minister announced that the Cabinet had decided to review the monopoly to import rice by Padiberas Nasional Berhad (BERNAS).