Aim maintains its focus on assisting the poor
Published on: Friday, November 08, 2019
By: Jeremy S Zabala
PAPAR: Amanah Ikhtiar Malaysia (Aim) will maintain its focus not only on assisting the poor in improving their livelihood but also ensuring that they are well versed in today’s industry so that they will not be left out of the development flow.
Aim Human Resource and Administrative Services Division Director Mohd Ramdani Kassim said the organisation, since its establishment in 1987, has always been keen on helping the less fortunate by guiding them to improve their income.
“Instead of ‘spoon-feeding’ the poor, we give them loans as a stepping stone for their business or career advancement,” he said.
Ramdani said Aim’s micro financing project is not only used by the folks in a certain range of job or career…