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Malaysian government mulls controversial health scheme

By Fri, Feb 10, 2012 11:10AM UTC 6 Comments

Malaysia aims to implement a mandatory health insurance scheme for the nation, which could lead to a deduction off workers’ salaries into a government insurance fund. A representative of the scheme, known as 1Care, yesterday confirmed that it would be made mandatory for all Malaysians, adding more controversy on a scheme that is viewed as...