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Finance Ministry says GST issues could drag on for months – Bernama

 2015-04-01

"The Finance Ministry believes the teething problems on the goods and services tax (GST), which came into force today, could take ""seven to eight months"" to iron out, its Deputy Minister Datuk Ahmad...



 Goods and Services Tax (GST)


GST halal, not a burden, says Najib

 2015-04-01

"The goods and services tax (GST) that took effect today is ""halal"" and will not burden the people, says Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak. Speaking at the World Halal Summit 2015 today, Naji...



 Goods and Services Tax (GST)


Penang's Secondary Property Market To Remain Resilient

 2015-04-01

"GEORGE TOWN, April 1 (Bernama) -- Penang's secondary property market transaction volume is expected to remain resilient with the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Malaysian Insti...



 Goods and Services Tax (GST), Property market


GST To Lower Cost Of Doing Business, Says Najib

 2015-04-01

"KUALA LUMPUR, April 1 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the Goods and Services Tax (GST), which comes into force today, will benefit Malaysian firms as the cost of doing bus...



 Goods and Services Tax (GST)


Wahid Omar: Country’s economy stable

 2015-04-01

"KUALA LUMPUR: The economic situation in the country is stable to face any uncertain external situation, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department, Datuk Seri Abdul Wahid Omar. He said the...



 Economy, Government, Inflation, Bank Negara


Government Will Continue To Boost Nation's Financial Position, Economic Structure -- Abdul Wahid

 2015-03-31

"JOHOR BAHARU, March 31 (Bernama) -- The government will continue to strengthen the country's financial position and economic structure even though it faces the challenges of the fall in the value of ...



 Government, Economy, Goods and Services Tax (GST)


GST Helps In Combating Black Economy

 2015-03-31

"KUALA LUMPUR, March 31 (Bernama) -- The introduction of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from tomorrow is one of the ways to combat the existence of black market activities. Under the GST, only tr...



 Goods and Services Tax (GST)


"GST Implementation Right Thing For Malaysian Economy - Maybank Group President By Tengku Noor Shamsiah Tengku Abdullah"

 2015-03-31

"SINGAPORE, March 31 (Bernama) -- The implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) to be enforced by the government on April 1, is the right thing for the economy, said Maybank Group President a...



 Goods and Services Tax (GST), Government, Economy


Be Vigilant On Costs, Property Developers Urged

 2015-03-31

"KUALA LUMPUR, March 31 (Bernama) -- Property developers have been urged to remain vigilant in their cost measures to ensure that properties are still attractive after the implementation of the Goods ...



 Goods and Services Tax (GST), Developer, Government


KL low-cost flat dwellers can now enjoy free WiFi

 2015-03-31

"Residents of public low-cost flats (PPR) in Kuala Lumpur can now enjoy free WiFi Internet connection, thanks to a project aimed at bridging the digital divide. The Federal Territories Ministry, Te...



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