Economic Resilience

Bracing through the COVID-19 pandemic has proven to be difficult for many rakyat and micro businesses. The many uncertainties are due to, among others, mutating variants that have made it extremely challenging to completely control the pandemic. This has resulted in closed economic sectors, threatening livelihoods which could potentially plunge many towards indebtedness
With the goal of creating 500,000 job opportunities by the end of 2021, the Government has rolled out various initiatives ranging from short-term employment programs to upskilling and reskilling to suit Malaysians’ needs