For se­niors only

The Sun (Malaysia) - - FRONT PAGE - BY LEE WENG KHUEN

KUALA L UMPUR: The Em­ploy­ees Prov­i­dent Fund (EPF) has in­tro­duced a se­cond re­tire­ment nest egg called “Akaun Emas” for mem­bers work­ing be­yond age 55, ef­fec­tive Jan 1 next year.

All new con­tri­bu­tions re­ceived after age 55 will be de­posited into Akaun Emas and can only be with­drawn after age 60.

Con­tri­bu­tions up un­til age 55, how­ever, will be trans­ferred to an­other ac­count called Akaun 55.

“The Akaun Emas will not af­fect the ex­ist­ing scheme, where mem­bers have the op­tion to make full or

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