Budget 2016

Pre-paid reloads to get GST rebate

Starting 1 January 2016, Malaysians will get a rebate on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) charged on their mobile phone prepaid airtime reloads. A prepaid user who tops up RM10 from Jan 1 will…



Najib: Country needs M40 to spur economy

Malaysia needs a strong and growing middle class group or M40 to catapult the nation into achieving the high-income, advanced economy status by 2020, said Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. The Prime Minister said in…




Msian prepaid users to get GST rebates soon

Around 33 million Malaysian prepaid mobile phone users will receive their Goods and Services Tax (GST) rebate in the form of airtime, effective Jan 1, 2016. Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Keruak…




First House Deposit Financing Scheme

VARIOUS house ownership programmes for all levels of income have been allocated for in Budget 2016. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said PR1MA would build 175,000 houses, which will be sold at 20%…


Amount of BR1M raised

THE amount of 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) has been further increased for those eligible under Budget 2016. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the assistance for households with a monthly income of between…