Ministry of Rural Development
Kementerian Pembangunan Luar Bandar
(KPLB)
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Ministry overview
Formed1 February 1948; 74 years ago (1948-02-01)[citation needed]
Preceding agencies
  • Ministry of Rural Development
  • Ministry of Rural and Regional Development
JurisdictionGovernment of Malaysia
HeadquartersNo. 47, Persiaran Perdana, Precinct 4, Federal Government Administrative Centre, 62100 Putrajaya
MottoEmpowered Community Successful Village (Membandarkan Luar Bandar)
Employees11,722 (2017)
Annual budgetMYR 9,047,788,800 (2017)
Minister responsible
Deputy Minister responsible
Ministry executives
  • Dato' Ramlan Harun, Secretary-General
  • Datuk Che Murad Sayang Ramjan, Deputy Secretary-General (Policy)
  • Dato' Norison Ramli, Deputy Secretary-General (Development)
  • Mohd Kamal Husin, Senior Division Secretary (Management Services)
Websitewww.rurallink.gov.my
Footnotes
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The Ministry of Rural Development (Malay: Kementerian Pembangunan Luar Bandar), abbreviated KPLB, is a ministry of the Government of Malaysia that is responsible for rural development, regional development, community development, Bumiputera, Orang Asli, rubber industry smallholders, land consolidation, land rehabilitation.

Organisation

Federal departments

  1. Community Development Department, or Jabatan Kemajuan Masyarakat (KEMAS). (Official site)

Federal agencies

  1. Council of Trust for the People, or Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA). (Official site)
  2. Kedah Regional Development Authority, or Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Kedah (KEDA). (Official site)
  3. Central Terengganu Development Authority, or Lembaga Kemajuan Terengganu Tengah (KETENGAH). (Official site)
  4. South Kelantan Development Authority, or Lembaga Kemajuan Kelantan Selatan (KESEDAR). (Official site)
  5. South East Johore Development Authority, or Lembaga Kemajuan Johor Tenggara (KEJORA). (Official site)
  6. Pulau Pinang Regional Development Authority, or Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Pulau Pinang' (PERDA). (Official site)
  7. Institute for Rural Advancement (INFRA), or Institut Kemajuan Desa. (Official site)

Key legislation

The Ministry of Rural and Regional Development is responsible for administration of several key Acts:

See also

References

  1. ^ "Malaysia's Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin and cabinet resign". CNBC. Retrieved 16 August 2021.