Home News Innovative Financing Malaysia’s Sugar Tax To Fund School Breakfast Programme

Malaysia’s Sugar Tax To Fund School Breakfast Programme

3
0
Story Source:  The Straits Times ~ Go to Original Article

The Pakatan Harapan government will use revenue collected from an upcoming soda tax to fund a programme to provide free healthy breakfasts for primary school pupils from next year, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said yesterday.

“We want our kids to be strong and healthy to perform well in school,” he said in his keynote address at the Invest Malaysia 2019 conference…

CONTINUE READING AT AUTHOR’S WEBSITE >>