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Government-linked companies: Same mistakes being repeated, says economist

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A prominent economist has questioned why the government is returning to the “ways of old” when dealing with government-linked companies, despite claiming it wanted to reform them.

Speaking to FMT on the sidelines of Ideas’ Third Liberation Conference on 22 September, Professor Edmund Terence Gomez said the government-linked companies system needed immediate reforms as it operated at both the state and federal levels.

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