Thursday, October 17, 2019

Budget 2020: RM200 Million To Assist Smallholders Weather Rainy Seasons

KUALA LUMPUR: Recognising the hardships caused by low rubber prices, the government will allocate RM200 million for Bantuan Musim Tengkujuh (Rainy Season Aid) to...

Budget 2020 Highlights

KUALA LUMPUR: Following are the highlights of Budget 2020 tabled in Dewan Rakyat today by Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. The budget is themed "Driving...

MSPO Certification Extremely Crucial For Consumers, Says French Ambassador

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) certification is important to regain consumers' trust, including those in the EU, regarding the environmentally-friendly qualities...

Malaysia Needs To Widen SST Coverage To Rebuild Fiscal Buffers – World Bank

KUALA LUMPUR: The government needs to diversify and increase its revenue resources, including widening coverage of the sales and services tax (SST) to rebuild...

Govt Ready To Consider Setting Up RCI To Probe MyKad Syndicates

KUALA LUMPUR:The government is prepared to consider setting up a royal commission of inquiry (RCI) to look into the syndicate selling Malaysian birth certificates...

Govt To Provide Soft Loans For Bamboo Plantation Industry – Kok

KUALA LUMPUR: The Government will provide soft loans to encourage the growth of local bamboo plantation industry to reduce export dependence on major commodities...

MPOCC Condemns Brutal Killing Of Bull Bornean Elephant

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Palm Oil Certification Council (MPOCC) strongly condemns the irresponsible and inhumane acts against a bull pygmy elephant, a protected species under...

Putrajaya: Development In Sabah, Sarawak Will Not Affect NCR Land

KUALA LUMPUR:  The government will ensure any development taking place in Sabah and Sarawak will not violate native customary rights (NCR) land there. Under the...

Daim Leading Negotiations To Retrieve RM8.3 Bln Payment For Pipeline Projects – Lim

KUALA LUMPUR: The former Council of Eminent Persons (CEP) chairman Tun Daim Zainuddin is leading the negotiations with China to retrieve the RM8.3 billion...

Relocation of Indonesia’s capital city beneficial to Sabah

BALIKPAPAN, INDONESIA: The relocation of Indonesia’s capital city from Jakarta to Kalimantan would be very beneficial to Sabah, said Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri...

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