We compiled a list of the politicians in government with the most assets.
The ruling Perikatan administration has recently revealed their assets and income on the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Corruption (MACC) website.
According to reports, the move was made by the government to encourage transparency.
At the time of writing, only 57 out 70 have declared their assets.
It’s also worth mentioning that the data provided doesn’t give an exact amount for each politician’s assets, just estimates.
Below are the politicians with the most assets and how much they earn per month.
Over RM20 million
Datuk Seri Tengku Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz. (Finance Minister)
Monthly income: RM62,077.20
Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Annuar Bin Musa (Federal Territories Minister)
Monthly income: RM87,877.20
Datuk Seri Dr. Santhara Kumar A/L Ramanaidu (Deputy Federal Territories Minister)
Monthly income: RM45,000
Datuk Dr. Jeffrey G. Kitingan (Deputy Tourism Arts and Culture Minister)
Monthly income: RM85,450.00
RM15 million to RM20 million
Ahmad Amzad Bin Mohamed @ Hashim (Deputy Science, Technology And Innovation Minister)
Monthly income: RM64,087.41
RM10 million to RM15 million
Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin (Prime Minister)
Monthly income: RM93,841.65
Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Maximus Johnity Ongkili (Minister In The Prime Minister’s Department)
Monthly income: RM59,500.20
Datuk Hanifah Hajar Taib (Deputy Minister In The Prime Minister’s Department)
Monthly income: RM37,347.65
Datuk Haji Kamarudin Bin Jaffar (Deputy Minister In The Prime Minister’s Department)
Monthly income: RM52,481.89
Datuk Dr. Mah Hang Soon (Deputy Education Minister II)
Monthly income: RM51,543.65
RM5 million to RM10 million
Datuk Seri Mustapa Bin Mohamed (Minister In The Prime Minister’s Office)
Monthly Income: RM65,407.20
Datuk Seri Hamzah Bin Zainudin (Home Affairs Minister)
Monthly Income: RM84,615.20
Datuk Seri IR. Dr. Wee Ka Siong (Transport Minister)
Monthly Income: RM65,236.48
Zuraida Binti Kamaruddin (Housing And Local Government Minister)
Monthly Income: RM51,236.48
Datin Mastura Binti Tan Sri Datuk Mohd Yazid (Deputy Minister In The Prime Minister’s Department)
Monthly Income: RM35,847.65
Ali Anak Biju (Deputy Energy And Natural Resources Minister)
Monthly Income: RM58,762.89
Datuk Seri Dr Wee Jeck Seng (Deputy Plantation Company And Commodities Minister II)
Monthly Income: RM41,422.65
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