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Economy ripe for shift

The time is ripe for Malaysia to implement deep-seated economic reforms, given that the country’s economy is humming along. Expecting robust growth to continue for the next two years following a strong performance last year,…


Najib: Govt will be short of RM20bil without GST

The Opposition’s promise to abolish the Goods and Services Tax (GST) should it take over the federal administration is impractical, says the Prime Minister. Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said a recent report by the…


‘EPF members to get higher dividends’

The Employees Provident Fund (EPF), which has more than 14 million contributors, is expected to announce a dividend of more than six per cent for 2017, said market observers. They said the returns would be…



Budget 2018 highlights

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has proposed an allocation of RM280.25bil for Budget 2018. The budget for 2017 is RM260.8 billion. Budget 2018 was formulated in line with the 11MP and this is…



MATTA submits Budget wish list to spur industry

The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) has submitted proposals to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak in an effort to spur the industry to greater heights. Its president Datuk Tan Kok…