PORT DICKSON March 23: National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) will be canceled immediately if the Pakatan Rakyat was mandated as the Federal government in the general election this time, said the opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
Cancellation in accordance with the agenda, he said Pakatan Rakyat to provide free education to the people as outlined in Orange Book.
“When I was Deputy Prime Minister, Petronas profits of RM30 billion, but there are scholarships and bursaries. Now, Petronas profits, more than RM90 billion, but our students, learn a new entry, already in debt. I owe yet to work.
“If we are given the mandate to rule Malaysia, I can assure, PTPTN will we cancel,” he said at the talks in the Boro People’s Alliance, NSW, 22 March.
He stressed that, when oil prices down, automatically people have excess money to spend.
“What happened when oil prices go down, public transport will also go down, food prices will drop and prices will come down.
“I assure you the oil price can be lowered, my Minister of Finance of eight years, I know how,” he said, held the post since 1991-1998.
He also blasted Datuk Seri Najib Razak said Mahathir, who will membankrapkan implementation of national minimum wage.
“If the minimum wage can not afford to exercise, please go because we can assure a minimum wage of RM1, 100 will be implemented if we are given the mandate to rule. Malaysia is rich and there are all sorts of sources of revenue, we believe this policy can be made, “he said.
He cited the Pakatan Rakyat-ruled Selangor not only promise but also successfully implemented a minimum wage policy since the beginning of January with the state government.
Also present were the Commissioner of NSW PAS, Mohd Taufek Abdul Ghani, Chairman of the Leadership Council, the State BN, Datuk Kamarul Bahrin Abbas and leaders of the People of all levels.
The talk lasted about three hours and saw hundreds of vehicles thronged the open space is about one kilometer.
Two nearby gas station serves as public parking congested areas and compact due to the presence of thousands of people that night.
(By: Masdar Wahid)
pst: true or not it had not been proved. may only political promises, or the alternative really want to make changes to educational change and progress.