Daily Archives: August 19, 2018

MALAYSIA: TRUST GOVT, DON’T EVADE PAYING SST – FINANCE MINISTER GUAN ENG

PETALING JAYA, Businesses should trust the government on the Sales and Services Tax (SST) implementation and they should not attempt to evade the tax, says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.He said if businesses felt that they qualify for SST exemption,

MALAYSIANS ADVISED TO AVOID TRAVEL TO FLOOD-HIT INDIA’S KERALA STATE

NEW DELHI, India Malaysians have been advised to avoid travelling to the southern Indian state of Kerala where nearly 200 people have died due to heavy rains and flooding. The Consulate General of Malaysia in Chennai said it is closely

MALAYSIA: PM DR MAHATHIR SAYS SADDENED OVER KOFI ANNAN’S DEATH

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Aug 19 (NNN-Bernama) � Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he is saddened by the death of former United Nations (UN) secretary-general Kofi Annan on Saturday.It is with sadness that I learnt of the passing of Mr

MALAYSIAN PM DR M HOPES PROTON-GEELY TIE-UP LEADS TO BETTER PROTON CARS

HANGZHOU, China Dr Mahathir Mohamad has expressed hope that the strategic partnership between Proton and Chinese car manufacturer Geely would accelerate the process of improving Proton cars. The Malaysian prime minister noted that the Zhejiang Geely Ho...

MALAYSIA: NATIONAL DAY BASH TO GO ON IN PUTRAJAYA WITH FT MINISTRY KEEPING TAB ON THE HAZE

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia The 2018 National Day celebration in Putrajaya will go on as planned even with the current haze, which will be monitored from time to time, said Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad. He said, besides the National Day

PROTON, GEELY SIGN JV AGREEMENT TO SET UP FACILITIES IN CHINA

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 19 (NNN-Bernama) � Proton Holdings Bhd and Zhejiang Geely Holding Group today signed a Heads of Agreement to set up a joint venture that will pave the way for Proton to assemble and market their cars in