Recent and archived articles by Isabelle Lai
PETALING JAYA: Rumour has it that mas kahwin (dowry) or wang hantaran (gift) is subject to the GST.
PUTRAJAYA: Landowners and property developers, who form joint ventures (JV) to develop land and sell the units, would need to register and submit separate returns under the goods and services tax (GST), said Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Chua Tee Yong (pic).
PETALING JAYA: Engineering specialist George Kent (M) Bhd posted a net profit of RM8.3mil for its fourth quarter ended Jan 31, 2015, down 55.2% from RM18.5mil a year earlier.
This is following emergence of low-profile businessman Yu as substantial shareholder
PETALING JAYA: Oil and gas services provider Tanjung Offshore Bhd has withdrawn its civil suit against director Tan Sri Tan Kean Soon (pic) and five others, while Kean Soon has dropped a suit against several directors and officials of the company.
PETALING JAYA: Healthcare demand will remain robust on the back of an ageing nation, increasing health awareness and improving economic well-being, but margins may come under pressure because of the goods and services tax (GST), said analysts.
PETALING JAYA: Eastern & Oriental Bhd’s (E&O) latest joint venture with Japan’s Mitsui Fudosan will see Malaysia’s first wellness-themed property project launched as well as spread further brand awareness about E&O in the Japanese property market, said analysts.
Former OCBC banker adjusting to life in education and property with Paramount
PETALING JAYA: Property and education group Paramount Corp Bhd is aiming to achieve double-digit growth annually over the next five years.
PETALING JAYA: EA Holdings Bhd (EAH) is looking to acquire 20% equity interest in Cekap Air Sdn Bhd for RM47.04mil which will allow it to diversify its existing business operations into mechanical and electrical (M&E) engineering and construction project management consultancy businesses.