Govt to stop subsidising bottled cooking oil

Elill Easwaran

The govt's temporary subsidy on bottled cooking oil will not be extended for 1kg, 2kg, 3kg and 5kg bottles, but the subsidy for cooking oil in packets will continue. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, June 22, 2022.

PUTRAJAYA will maintain its subsidy for the 1kg cooking oil in polybags but will remove the subsidy for bottled cooking oil effective June 30, Ismail Sabri Yakkob clarified today.

The prime minister said there had been confusion since the government’s announcement on the removal of subsidy for bottled cooking oil yesterday.

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  • The supermarkets will be stashing up to the roof in 1kg bags of cooking oil.

    Posted 1 week ago by Elyse Gim