PTPTN people’s consultative paper to be tabled to cabinet this August

KUALA LUMPUR: A People’s Consultative Paper (KKR) will be tabled to the Cabinet on a new mechanism for repayment of National High Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) loans, the Dewan Rakyat heard today.

Dr Maszlee Malik in parliament today. Photo: Bernama

Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik said the findings of the KKR made public from last May 16 to June 13 would be fine-tuned by a special advisory panel so as to identify the best proposals to be applied.

“For the period from 2013 to May 2019, PTPTN managed to collect a repayment amount of RM6.23 billion from 1.13 million borrowers,” he said. – Bernama