Budget 2019 will have a reduced development expenditure, said Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
"Well, the fact is that a lot of the money that we earn, the revenue, must be used to pay off the debts.
"So to that extent, we cannot reduce the operational budget that has to go on. The only way to save money is to reduce the development budget," Mahathir told reporters at a press conference in Parliament today.
However, he said he was not clear on the specifics but that Finance Minister