The CPP-dominated National Assembly on Wednesday approved a law that will see the Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy split into two separate ministries, but has yet to decide who will head the new bodies. The CPP’s 68 lawmakers unanimously passed a measure that will see the creation of the new Ministry of Mines and Energy and the Ministry of Industry and Handicrafts, said CPP lawmaker and party spokesman Cheam Yeap. Mr. Yeap said that the $6.3 million budget for the original ministry allocated in the 2014 national budget, which was passed earlier this week, will simply be
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