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Green energy: A solar power project in Sabah. Some RM2bil worth of projects will be up for bidding in January next year to produce 500MW of electricity via solar power. — Bernama
Business News 17h ago

Clearly on the green track

THE country’s aspiration for 20% of renewable energy (RE) in the power mix by 2025 has been made clear with a number of announcements recently, including large-scale projects, net metering and solar leasing.

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Collecting money from tax amnesty

TAX amnesty programmes by countries have been in existence for years and the country that has had the biggest success in getting vast sums of money from its citizens and companies is Indonesia.

KPS shareholders eye dividend after Splash stake sale

FOLLOWING the sale of a stake in Syarikat Pengeluar Air Sungai Selangor Sdn Bhd (Splash), the market is rife with expectations of Kumpulan Perangsang Selangor Bhd (KPS) dishing out a handsome dividend to its shareholders.

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Pullback is due, positive trend remains intact

S&P Global Platts Insight: Dust settles on Iran sanctions waiver, Opec back in focus

NOW that the fog around the Iran sanction waivers has lifted, focus will return to supply-demand balances and the OPEC and non-OPEC meeting in Vienna next month.

Housing remains a clouded issue

AMONG the property-related measures in Budget 2019, the attention grabber has been the property crowdfunding platform. The government’s willingness to explore technology-enabled platforms as an alternative source of financing for first-time house buyers generated strong emotions.

Sky high: The crux of today’s housing woes is high house prices and low household income. Some developers have lowered prices, but the move is not enough to support demand while raising income will take time.