PM may make minimum wage official on May 1

Najib Razak

“I will announce it probably during Workers Day,” the prime minister said yesterday. Najib would not be drawn into discussing details with the press: “If I told you now, I would be letting the cat out of the bag.”

(NST) – He was speaking after launching the country’s first lightweight composite liquefied petroleum gas cylinder here.

The press also sought clues on likely dates for the dissolution of the Dewan Rakyat to pave the way for the 13th general election.

“That is my trade secret, so don’t ask. This is akin to asking the chief executive of the Coca- Cola Company the formula for the beverage.”