General : More Development Allocations For Rural Areas Through Increased Revenue From GST
BARAM (Sarawak), June 2 (Bernama) — Rural folk would benefit from increased development allocations for their areas with the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from next year, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, here, Monday.
He said with the implementation of GST, the government would be able to increase its revenue which could then be channelled for development purposes, especially in the rural areas.
“When our revenue is increased, a big portion of it will be used to build rural roads, schools, hospitals and health clinics,” Najib said at a Gawai Dayak celebration in Long Silat, a Kenyah village, h…
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