EPF to expedite RM10,000 special withdrawal starting tomorrow instead of April 20

The Employees’ Provident Fund logo is seen at its headquarters in Kuala Lumpur March 2, 2022. — Picture by Miera Zulyana

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The Employees’ Provident Fund emblem is noticed at its headquarters in Kuala Lumpur March 2, 2022. — Picture by Miera Zulyana

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 17 — Finance Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Zafrul Abdul Aziz explained that the Staff members Provident Fund (EPF) will commence disbursing payments for the unique RM10,000 withdrawal tomorrow (April 18) as a substitute of the planned April 20.

He stated that he experienced been given lots of messages from Malaysians on social media asking him to hasten the disbursement of the specific EPF withdrawals.

“I have listened to your voices. Following discussing the make any difference with EPF, I am pleased to announce that the payments of the exclusive withdrawal will be credited steadily setting up from April 18 as an alternative of April 20 as beforehand declared.

“I hope the expedition of the cash will further more brighten #KeluargaMalaysia’s coming Aidilfitri celebrations, God Prepared,” he explained in a Fb post.

On March 16, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob declared that Malaysians will be allowed to make a specific withdrawal of RM10,000 from their retirement savings with EPF.

Ismail Sabri mentioned the authorities experienced read and researched requests from all who want to make withdrawals from their EPF financial savings, beginning April 1.

Yesterday, EPF mentioned that it has acquired a total of 5.3 million purposes worthy of RM40.1 billion below the Unique Withdrawal facility as of 8pm April 14.

The Particular Withdrawal facility will be closed on April 30, 2022.

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