AMID the political turmoil, the people behind Pemudah, the special taskforce to facilitate business, remain upbeat about raising the country's competitiveness through constant improvements in the public delivery system.
Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) said yesterday the East Coast Economic Region (ECER) master plan represents a cohesive attempt to bring development and improve the standard of living of the 3.9 million residents in the area.
Former chief secretary to the Government Tan Sri Samsudin Osman has been appointed new chairman of the Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) effective Feb 1. He replaces Tan Sri Abdul Halim Ali whose current two-year tenure ends at the end of the month. - Bernama
THE Chief Secretary to the Government, Tan Sri Samsudin Osman, has been appointed the new president of Putrajaya Corp, effective Sunday. He replaces Tan Sri Azizan Zainul Abidin, 69, who passed away on July 14.