More fuel subsidies will defeat green goal, say economists 


Dateline 2022-04-17, The Malaysian Insight:

RISING fuel prices is tempting Putrajaya to increase fuel subsidies, but this is counterproductive to Malaysia’s goal of having net zero carbon emissions by 2050, economists say.

The best way is to give the subsidies in a targeted manner, with focus on the B40 lower income group and the M40 group.

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