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PETALING JAYA: While business groups and experts welcome the government’s announcement of unreturned tax amounts, they feel the taxmen should increase efficiency and transparency in refunding taxpayers.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has improved its budget oversight by the Auditor-General and budget transparency ratings but did badly in the budget oversight by legislature and public participation in the Global Open Budget Survey.
PETALING JAYA: An international economic advisory body confirmed Malaysian national Dr. V. Gnanathurai Nagarajah, 70, was one of its two advisers who were among the 21 people killed in Friday’s suicide assault at a popular restaurant in Kabul, Afghanistan.
WASHINGTON (AP): The World Bank said Thursday it is re-engaging with Myanmar to support reforms and is sending experts to analyze the country's economic infrastructure and banking and finance sector.
YANGON (Reuters) - Business is booming at the Golden Sea employment agency in downtown Yangon, but that doesn't mean Myanmar's long-stagnant economy is improving. Quite the opposite.
JAKARTA (Reuters) - For anyone interested in the state of democracy in Indonesia, a look at recent headlines is instructive: a lawmaker caught watching porn in parliament, 15 politicians indicted for graft and parties more interested in overseas jaunts than passing laws.
Malaysia scored a dismal 35 out of 100 points in the Open Budget Index (OBI) 2008 and is ranked 53rd out of 85 countries, prompting Centre for Public Policy Studies chairman Tan Sri Dr Ramon Navaratnam to declare he was 'surpised and embarrassed.'