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AGAINST market expectations of an austerity budget and despite a trillion-ringgit debt, Budget 2019 is one that is expansionary, with the fiscal deficit projected at 3.7% in 2018 and 3.4% in 2019.
KUALA LUMPUR: SME Corp Malaysia commended Budget 2019 for its broad-based approach and being very supportive of SMEs as the vital engine of growth for the national economy.
KUALA LUMPUR: Umno stalwart Khairy Jamaluddin has joined in the Opposition’s chorus of criticism against Pakatan Harapan’s Budget 2019, saying that there is not a major strategy to boost national development.
KUALA LUMPUR: The government had to balance between managing a tight fiscal deficit and spurring economic growth in Budget 2019, says Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali.
PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s fiscal deficit could increase to 3.7%-4.6% of gross domestic product (GDP) under Budget 2019, which is the inaugural budget for the Pakatan Harapan-led government to be tabled in Parliament on Nov 2, according to AmBank Research.
PETALING JAYA: Budget 2019 will have a total allocation of RM314.5bil, the largest compared with the last two federal budgets.
IT is now almost two months since the heavily debated Sales Tax and Service Tax (SST) was reintroduced in Malaysia. The new tax regime replaces the goods and services tax (GST) after just three years of its launch, and is touted as a friendlier and more painless tax system for the rakyat.