Bumiputera retailers doubt supply of local rice will stabilise

Noel Achariam

The Bumiputera Retailers Organisation says the issue of rice shortage will not be resolved until the government looks into the issue of price control. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, September 21, 2023.

THE Bumiputera Retailers Organisation is sceptical about Putrajaya’s claim that local white rice supply would stabilise within a month after government intervention.

Its president Ameer Ali Mydin told The Malaysian Insight he was doubtful if the government could achieve this within one month.

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