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Govt repeating mistakes of old in handling GLCs

2018-09-24T17:21:21+00:00 24th September 2018|News|Comments Off on Govt repeating mistakes of old in handling GLCs

KUALA LUMPUR, 22 SEPT 2018- A prominent economist has questioned why the government is returning to the “ways of old” ...

By | 24th September 2018|

New digital tax will increase costs, prices: Ideas

2018-09-20T10:11:17+00:00 20th September 2018|News|Comments Off on New digital tax will increase costs, prices: Ideas

PETALING JAYA, 19 SEPT 2018- A new direct digital tax in Malaysia would increase the costs of digital goods and ...

By | 20th September 2018|

Worries of growing property bubble, says IDEAS

2018-09-19T09:26:36+00:00 19th September 2018|News|Comments Off on Worries of growing property bubble, says IDEAS

KUALA LUMPUR, 18 SEPT 2018- The growing property bubble is reaching a point of correction and should be allowed to ...

By | 19th September 2018|

Economists, industry groups hail new minimum wage

2018-09-07T10:36:46+00:00 7th September 2018|News|Comments Off on Economists, industry groups hail new minimum wage

KUALA LUMPUR, 7 SEPT 2018- The government's move to raise the minimum wage and standardise the rate nationwide at ...

By | 7th September 2018|

Mahathir driving for a new national dream car

2018-09-06T11:43:24+00:00 6th September 2018|News|Comments Off on Mahathir driving for a new national dream car

Singapore, 5 Sept 2018- When Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad proposed a new national car project shortly after his May ...

By | 6th September 2018|

Study: Political appointments at state GLCs, patronage continue under Pakatan

2018-09-06T10:08:47+00:00 6th September 2018|News|Comments Off on Study: Political appointments at state GLCs, patronage continue under Pakatan

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 2 — Political patronage at state government-linked companies (GLC) practised by Barisan Nasional (BN) has continued ...

By | 6th September 2018|

E-smoking, smoked rice and ASEAN integration

2018-09-04T15:16:22+00:00 4th September 2018|News|Comments Off on E-smoking, smoked rice and ASEAN integration

Manila, September 3, 2018- Tobacco, alcohol and fossil fuel products are among the most demonized, most bureaucratized, most taxed ...

By | 4th September 2018|

Review GLCs, Govt Urged

2018-08-29T13:38:41+00:00 29th August 2018|News|Comments Off on Review GLCs, Govt Urged

Kuala Lumpur, 29 Aug 2018- The government should set up a committee to carry out a review and assessment of ...

By | 29th August 2018|