Dr Jeyakumar Devaraj reacts to a sugary budget that fails to tackle the serious challenges facing the nation.
Workers should be aware that all the talk about a high-income country doesn’t imply high wages for them, says Rani Rasiah.
Liberalisation of services will make life more difficult for the majority of Malaysians and fuel resentment among the marginalised, writes Jeyakumar Devaraj.
Jeyakumar Devaraj explains why he can’t support Najib’s Budget. While the PM’s slogan that the people should come first sounds good, it is not going to happen under an economic strategy that puts the interests of corporations in the forefront.
Sungai Siput MP Dr Jeyakumar Devaraj explains in Parliament why he is worried about the Budget’s neo-liberal trend, including the ongoing shift towards regressive taxation and another round of ‘liberalisation’ and privatisation.