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Kedah Will Seek Permission To Export Ketum To Thailand To Boost Populace’s Welfare After GE15

today8 November 2022


source: Astro Awani

To improve the state’s economy and that of the populace, the Kedah state government will reportedly keep pursuing efforts to obtain federal government permission for ketum export to Thailand.

If voters chose to support Perikatan Nasional (PN) in the 15th General Election, Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor expressed confidence that the clearance would be granted.

Sanusi said, “InsyaAllah, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, our 10th Prime Minister, will look into this issue, and we will keep working until we are successful. I have no doubt that the upcoming federal administration will give this issue adequate consideration.”

source: Astro Awani

After the rally, which was also attended by PN chairman Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, Sanusi said, “Our state is not wealthy. Selling ketum locally will only earn you RM30 per kg, while smuggling it to Thailand can net you up to RM150 per kg. We want to permit…

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Written by: Lara Kramer