Inflation and the shrinking middle class

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According to the Department of Statistics, the Covid pandemic saw some 580,000 middle-income households fall to the low-income bracket.

What are the effects of rising inflation on Malaysia’s middle class? BFM discusses the implications for the broader economy with Dr Lee Hwok Aun of the Iseas-Yusof Ishak Institute.

Produced by: Moh Heng Ying
Presented by: Shazana Mokhtar and Wong Shou Ning



AGENDA RAKYAT - Lima perkara utama
  1. Tegakkan maruah serta kualiti kehidupan rakyat
  2. Galakkan pembangunan saksama, lestari serta tangani krisis alam sekitar
  3. Raikan kerencaman dan keterangkuman
  4. Selamatkan demokrasi dan angkatkan keluhuran undang-undang
  5. Lawan rasuah dan kronisme
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