Razak Ahmad

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21 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Dr M: Govt will protect you

KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has urged whistleblowers in the business community to step forward and report corrupt officials from the previous administration.

This one’s for you: Dr Mahathir (centre) being honoured by VVIPs from ACCCIM (from left) Tan Sri Andrew Liew Sui Fatt, Datuk Lim Kok Cheong, Tan Sri Lim Guan Teik, Ter, Tan Sri William Cheng and Tan Sri Francis Yeoh with a 93rd birthday cake after he had officiated the event in Kuala Lumpur.
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20 Jul 2018 | 12:15 PM

Dr M to revive Malaysia Inc concept

KUALA LUMPUR: The Government will revive the concept of Malaysia Incorporated (Malaysia Inc) that was first introduced by Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in his previous as Prime Minister.

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19 Jul 2018 | 6:15 PM

Customs Dept: Cars will not be exempted from SST

PETALING JAYA: The Customs Department is denying media reports saying that cars will be exempted from the sales and service tax (SST).

19 Jul 2018 | 12:06 PM

Customs: SST to hit only RM500K and above businesses

PETALING JAYA: Only businesses that make RM500,000 and above a year will be subject to the Sales and Service Tax (SST) that will be reintroduced on Sept 1.

19 Jul 2018 | 11:31 AM

SST 2.0 formulation will include needs of B40 group, says Customs D-G

PETALING JAYA: The formulation of the reintroduced Sales and Service Tax (SST), which will take effect from Sept 1, will take into account the B40 or bottom 40% households, said Datuk Seri Subromaniam Tholasy.

19 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

‘We’ll absorb SST if cars booked before Sept 1 but delivered after that’

KUALA LUMPUR: At least one car distributor is absorbing the Sales and Service Tax if their customers had booked before Sept 1, but their vehicles are only delivered after that date.

19 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Make sure SST doesn’t burden people, MCA tells Govt

PETALING JAYA: MCA wants the Government to ensure that the Sales and Service Tax (SST) will not burden the people or lead to price increases.

19 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

‘Nip graft in Customs and govt gets RM3bil’

PUTRAJAYA: Fixing the leakages caused by corruption will help the government bridge the gap in the revenue shortfall between collection for the GST and the SST, says Datuk Seri Subromaniam Tholasy.

Good time to buy: A man walking out of a shop with a 0 GST and SST sign in Petaling Jaya.
19 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Old SST exemptions mean more cash for people

PETALING JAYA: Your flight tickets, children’s tuition fees, ATM transactions and Astro bill used to be subjected to the 6% Goods and Services Tax (GST).

16 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Pressured into leading party

PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said he had received calls to formally lead PKR as president since 2007 and will contest for the post at the party’s upcoming election in September.

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