Category Archives: Sports

MALAYSIA: MOODY’S-GST REMOVAL CREDIT NEGATIVE UNLESS OFFSETTING MEASURES IN PLACE

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia May 22 (NNN-Bernama) � International rating agency, Moody's Investors Service expects the removal of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), will have a net negative effect on revenue unless the government announced specific measures t...

MALAYSIA: PM MAHATHIR ADDRESSES STAFF OF PRIME MINISTER’S DEPT

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia May 21 (NNN-Bernama) Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today addressed the staff of the Prime Minister's Department at Dataran Putra, Perdana Putra Building here, his first after returning to helm the country following the Pakatan...

MALAYSIA: NAJIB NEEDS TO APPEAR AT MACC HQ – MACC

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia May 20 (NNN-BERNAMA) -- The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) yesterday refuted the statement by Najib Tun Razak's lawyer, Harpal Singh Grewal that MACC officers will go to the residence of the former prime minister to ...

MALAYSIA: AIRASIA CELEBRATES 500 MILLION GUEST MILESTONE

BANGKOK, Thailand Low-cost carrier AirAsia chalked up another milestone when it celebrated its 500 million guest milestone today. The 500 millionth guest, 34-year old Thai, Dr Panut Oprasertsawat took AirAsia over the half a billion mark when he flew f...

MALAYSIA: ‘THANK YOU, TUANKU,” SAYS PARDONED ANWAR

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Alhamdulillah (Praise be to God), thank you Tuanku (Your Majesty). That was the response from Anwar Ibrahim following his audience with the Yang di-Pertuan Agong (Malaysia's King), Sultan Muhammad V, at Istana Negara (Palace) aft...

MALAYSIA OPPOSES OPENING OF US EMBASSY IN JERUSALEM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia May 15 (NNN-Bernama) Malaysia is strongly opposed to the decision by the United States Government to open an embassy in Jerusalem yesterday. In a statement, the Foreign Ministry said Malaysia firmly believed that this move would ...

MALAYSIA: REVENUE WILL NOT DROP IF GST REMOVED – DR MAHATHIR

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has brushed aside claims that the country's revenue would decrease should the Goods and Services Tax (GST) be abolished. The lack of funds in the government is not because of insufficient income...

MALAYSIA: DR MAHATHIR-CERTAIN INDIVIDUALS, BUSINESSMEN FORCED TO PAY EXTRA TAX UNDER PREVIOUS GOVT

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said that were individual and business people who were forced to pay more taxes than they were required by the previous government.He said the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government under him would try...

MALAYSIA: PKR GIVES UNDIVIDED SUPPORT TO DR MAHATHIR – ANWAR

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia PKR de facto leader Anwar Ibrahim yesteray repeated the party's pledge of undivided support for Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad in leading the federal government. Anwar said he conveyed the support to Dr Mahathir when the latt...

MALAYSIA: GOVT WILL NOT CURTAIL BUSINESS FREEDOM – PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The new Pakatan Harapan (PH) government will not curtail business freedom with too many laws that will burden industry players, said Dr Mahathir Mohamad. The Prime Minister said the government was more keen to see more parties