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PETALING JAYA: Within the first three months of the year, Sunway Construction Group Bhd (SunCon) has secured 67% of its targeted order book replenishment of RM1.5bil for financial year 2019.
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More than half of US parents believe it’s unsafe to text while driving, but most of them do it anyway, a new survey suggests.
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TAXPAYERS who are served notices of tax arrears must pay up within 30 days of the notification lest they would be blacklisted and barred from leaving the country.
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PETALING JAYA: E-hailing drivers have called on the government to reform the Public Service Vehicle (PSV) licence module and extend the deadline for them to obtain the licence.
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This article was written 3 years ago when it was revealed that 1 million civil servants have yet to own a home of their own.
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GURUN: A high-level ministerial committee is looking into closing loopholes in the law and grey areas over jurisdiction, which have allowed plastic waste to be imported into Malaysia.
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HARRIS Shah has been buying gold as an investment for the last eight years.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Gadang Holdings Bhd’s shares fell almost 3% after announcing that it intended to raise RM62.12mil through private placement.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Gadang Holdings Bhd, whose share price has staged a strong rebound since the start of the year, is proposing a private placement to raise up to RM62.12 million.
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KOTA KINABALU: A DAP leader today urged Sandakan voters to take the opportunity to ask former prime minister Najib Razak about the 1MDB affair when he visits later this week.
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Binance discovered a “large scale” breach in its security May 7 that allowed hackers to obtain a number of users’ application programming interface keys, two-factor authentication codes, and pot...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A witness in the trial of Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak told the High Court here today that he was under great pressure while preparing an investment working paper for Retirement Fund Inc...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): A witness in the trial of Datuk Seri Najib Razak told the High Court here that he was under pressure while preparing an investment working paper for Retirement Fund Incorporated (KWAP) in regard to a RM4bil loan for SRC International Sdn Bhd.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 6): The Retirement Fund (Incorporated), or KWAP, has breached its own policy and guidelines by approving the first RM2 billion loan to SRC International Sdn Bhd, the High Court heard...
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MORE workers are seeking flexible employment by registering with online apps such as food delivery titans Eleme and Meituan, or Didi, the taxi-hailing platform, rather than sticking with jobs in factories.
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 4): Ewein Bhd has proposed to undertake a bonus issue of up to 75.4 million free warrants on the basis of one warrant for every four shares held on an entitlement date to be announce...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): Ewein Bhd has proposed to undertake a bonus issue of up to 75.4 million free warrants on the basis of one warrant for every four shares held on an entitlement date to be announce...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 30): Brahim’s Holdings Bhd announced today it has decided to abort the private placement exercise which was announced in February 2018.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 29): PMB Technology Bhd has proposed to raise up to RM151.44 million through two private placements for the expansion of the group’s metallic silicon manufacturing plant and work...
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Twitter users in the United States are younger, better educated and more left-leaning than the general population, a survey showed April 24.
Twitter | United States | Donald Trump | Facebook | Pew Research Center | 14% | 22% | 41% | 31% | 26% | 30% | 36% | 21% | 80% | 10% | 65% | Democrats | 25% | 90% | Republicans | 10 | 26 | 89 | 14 | 41 | 90 | 65 | 25 | 31 | 22 | 25 | 21 | 36 | 75 | 000 | 24 | 30 | 69 | 42 | 254.15 | 40 | 80 | RM310 | 254.15 | US$75 | 000 | April 24
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KUALA LUMPUR: FGV Holdings Bhd has denied a news report today stating that the plantation company is seeking to reduce 6,000 workers over a three-year period as a move to trim costs, while optimising ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 24): Datuk Tan Kean Tet, who emerged as a substantial shareholder of Sanbumi Holdings Bhd in January, has been appointed as executive director of the group involved in tourism, pro...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 23): Ekovest Bhd, controlled by its executive chairman Tan Sri Lim Kang Hoo, has proposed to raise up to RM202.59 million via a private placement to third party investors to be id...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Sanbumi Holdings Bhd has appointed Datuk Tan Kean Tet as executive director with immediate effect.
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PUTRAJAYA: The cap on the price of RON95 petrol may be removed once the government subsidy, which is expected to be limited to recipients of the Bantuan Sara Hidup (BSH), comes into effect.
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PUTRAJAYA: The cap on the price of RON95 petrol may be removed once the government subsidy, which is expected to be limited to recipients of the Bantuan Sara Hidup (BSH), comes into effect.
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Wimbledon is slowly hauling itself into the 21st century.
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KOTA KINABALU: A member of the G25 group of prominent Malays has backed the proposal for more non-Bumiputera students to be given places in the government’s pre-university matriculation programme.
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PUTRAJAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today the selection of the new line-up of the Johor state executive council must have been made by Johor Pakatan Harapan (PH) and that the Sultan of Johor, Sult...
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PETALING JAYA: A DAP leader has urged Putrajaya to end the current practice of prioritising Bumiputera students in its pre-university matriculation programme, saying this goes against the Federal Cons...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Shares in KNM Group Bhd fell 3.12% this morning after it proposed to raise up to RM36.36 million via a private placement to third party investors to be identified later, to fi...
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PUTRAJAYA: Education Minister Maszlee Malik will bring up the matriculation programme issue to the Cabinet for a decision on Wednesday.
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GEORGE TOWN: The Education Ministry has been urged to clarify if there is a reduction in the number of places allocated for Indian and Chinese students in this year’s intake for the matriculation pr...
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): KNM Group Bhd has proposed to raise up to RM36.36 million via a private placement to third party investors to be identified later, to finance its ethanol plant in Chachoengsao...
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PETALING JAYA: Investors who bought gold from a company may be entitled to make claims following a final ruling by a court on money laundering and illegal deposit taking, lawyer Fahmi Abdul Moin said.
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PETALING JAYA: The education ministry has clarified that the 2,200 places for Indian students and 1,000 places for Chinese in the matriculation programme last year was a “one-off” initiative.
Indian | Chinese | PETALING JAYA | 90% | Ramasamy | Bumiputera | 10% | 60% | T20 | P | 90% | 10As | M40 | Penang | SPM | Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia | 10 | 1 | 000 | 10 | 60 | 20 | 40 | 90 | 40 | 10 | 2 | 200 | 40 | 10 | 90 | 2019 | 90 | 2019 | 2019 | 2019
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government is looking at banking in money directly into the accounts of those eligible for RON95 petrol subsidy, said Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail.
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It's been on the back burner for a while now, but the government seems to have finally arrived at a delivery solution to the fuel subsidy for the B40 (bottom 40) income demographic initially proposed ...
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The government says that motorists in the bottom 40 (B40) low-income segment are likely to receive their targeted fuel subsidies directly through their bank accounts, Bernama reports.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government may deposit petrol subsidy into the bank accounts of B40 low-income recipients, the Dewan Rakyat was told today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government is looking at banking in money directly into the accounts of those eligible for RON95 petrol subsidy, says Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail.
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Tech giants like Facebook and Google came under increasing regulatory pressure in Europe, where countries are proposing stricter rules to force them to block extreme material such as terrorist propaganda and child porn.
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PETALING JAYA: Errant taxpayers will now get to enjoy a special low-rate penalty if they disclose any previously undeclared income by June 30.
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KUCHING: The Education Ministry believes only 14% of the country’s special needs students are registered in government schools.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 26): Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said the application of a cashless system in Malaysia could potentially reduce the possibility of corruption.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Mar 26): Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said the application of a cashless system in Malaysia could potentially reduce the possibility of corruption.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 22): Wah Seong Corp Bhd's indirect unit WDG Resources Sdn Bhd has expanded its exclusive distributorship for South Korea's Doosan Infracore Co Ltd construction equipment to East Ma...
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PETALING JAYA: Conglomerate MMC Corp Bhd will likely be affected by the imminent change of business model in the Sabah Pan Borneo Highway project, RHB Research said in a note today.
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HONG KONG: Malaysia’s biggest state-owned fund manager, which owns more than 10% of the local stock market, is considering its first sale of exchangeable bonds as it seeks to raise funds for overseas investments.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) is exploring all options including an offering of exchangeable bonds, or notes backed by shares in a listed company, a representative said Thursday in response to Bloomberg queries.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Permodalan Nasional Bhd, which owns more than 10% of the local stock market, is considering its first sale of exchangeable bonds as it seeks to raise funds for overseas investments.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 21): Malaysia’s biggest state-owned fund manager, which owns more than 10% of the local stock market, is considering its first sale of exchangeable bonds as it seeks to raise fun...
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If you’ve somehow noticed an improvement in the online performance of your Steam games, don’t be too surprised.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 13): Matrix Concepts Holdings Bhd has proposed to raise up to RM147 million via a private placement to third party investors, to fund its Indonesian financial district development ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 12): Matrix Concepts Holdings Bhd has proposed to raise up to RM147 million via a private placement to third party investors, to fund its Indonesian financial district development ...
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A Tesla store in London. SAN FRANCISCO: Tesla is reversing course on its decision to move most of its sales online, saying it will keep many of its showrooms open — but will need to raise prices to ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 1): MTAG Group Bhd, which is involved in the printing of labels, stickers and distribution of industrial tape and adhesive products, is seeking a listing on the ACE Market of Bursa...
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KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Group Holdings Bhd posted net earnings of RM5.58bil in the financial year ended Dec 31, 2018, a 24.77% increase over the previous year, aided by lower provisions and costs.
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Speedtest, the popular internet speed testing site, has just revealed its fixed broadband report for Malaysia that covers the second half of 2018.
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First benchmark scores of the upcoming Nokia 9 PureView has reportedly been spotted online.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 21): TRX City Sdn Bhd (TRXC) has received 10% of the RM2.8 billion allocated to the Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) project as whole by the Ministry of Finance (MoF) last year, said its chi...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 21): TRX City Sdn Bhd (TRXC) has received 10% of the RM2.8 billion allocated to the Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) project as whole by the Ministry of Finance (MoF) last year, said its chi...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Despite “some changes” being seen in the local railway industry involving the East Coast Rail Line (ECRL) and the Kuala Lumpur–Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR) projects, analysts re...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 15): Selangor Properties Bhd (SPB) has received the go-ahead from shareholders for it to be taken private, after approving the selective capital reduction (SCR) and repayment exercis...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): Selangor Properties Bhd (SPB) said today shareholders have approved the proposed selective capital reduction and repayment (SCR) in the company after the majority of them voted ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): ACE-Market listed Scope Industries Bhd has proposed to undertake a private placement of up to 66.91 million new shares, representing 10% of its total issued share capital, to fu...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 14): Selangor Properties Bhd (SPB) said today shareholders have approved the proposed selective capital reduction and repayment (SCR) in the company after the majority of them voted ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 12): Eastern & Oriental Bhd (E&O) is aiming to raise as much as RM550.3 million via a private placement and renounceable rights issue to fund its property development projects.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that may be in focus on Tuesday (Feb 12) may include the following: Eastern & Oriental Bhd (E&O), Scientex Bhd, D...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): Eastern & Oriental Bhd (E&O) aims to raise as much as RM550.3 million via a private placement and renounceable rights issue  to fund its property development projects.
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KOTA KINABALU: Acting Umno deputy president Ismail Sabri Yaakob will announce autonomy for Sabah Umno next week, said Sabah Umno chief Bung Moktar.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): Eduspec Holdings Bhd jumped 25% in active trade after it fixed the issue price of its proposed private placement shares at two sen apiece.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): Eduspec Holdings Bhd has fixed the issue price of its proposed private placement shares at two sen apiece.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): A Malaysian startup is betting that there’s plenty of pent-up demand for a new browser that’s compliant with Islamic values, at a time of mounting concerns over privacy, bia...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Education Ministry (MOE) is taking proactive measures for its vocational college programmes to be of quality while at the same time ensuring the ‘marketability’ of its students.
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PUTRAJAYA: The Ministry of Education (MOE) says it is taking proactive measures to improve the quality of its vocational college programmes to ensure students can find suitable jobs.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Digital marketing solutions provider MCOM Holdings Bhd is planning a listing on the LEAP Market of Bursa Malaysia this year.
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PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan (PH) says it has narrowed the gap with Barisan Nasional (BN) a week into the campaign for the Cameron Highlands parliamentary by-election and that a victory is not beyon...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 18):  Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that may be in focus on Monday (Jan 22) may include the following: AE Multi Holdings Bhd, Berjaya Corp Bhd (BCo...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 17): Only a small fraction of patients at the University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) can afford to pay for their treatment, even though the cost is heavily subsidised.
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The average urbanite scrolling through this article on their phone will very likely have access to banking services, but there’s still many Malaysians who aren’t exposed to financial services, esp...
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PADANG TERAP : The government is willing to extend the Self Employment Social Security Scheme under the Social Security Organisation (Socso) to farmers.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 11): Barely three months after appointing two new directors, APFT Bhd has received a fresh requisition from shareholders for an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) to remove the new ...
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Amidst the luxurious commercial setting of Singapore's Orchard Road, filled with fancy malls, department stores and food courts, there is a farm.
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KOTA KINABALU: Works Minister Baru Bian says only 10% of the multi-billion ringgit Pan Borneo Highway has been completed in Sabah so far.
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PUTRAJAYA : Malaysia will look into claims that China had offered to bail 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) out in 2016 in exchange of securing lucrative projects, and will pursue the matter if foun...
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PETALING JAYA: The Petrol Dealers Association of Malaysia (PDAM) today praised the Pakatan Harapan government for raising their commission by 3 sen per litre, while blaming former prime minister Najib...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Asian markets were off to a bad start on Friday as US data showed slowing manufacturing activity while Apple Inc lost nearly 10% of its value in overnight trading.
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kopiandproperty.com January 3, 2019 Property, KL / Selangor , Real Estate Agents , Starting Property Investing No Comment I received messages from a few friends as soon the below measure were announ...
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PETALING JAYA (Dec 31):  Malaysia’s revised Real Property Gains Tax (RPGT) rates that take effect from Jan 1, 2019, will dampen market sentiment and sales in the near term, according to industry pl...
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PETALING JAYA (Dec 31):  Malaysia’s revised Real Property Gains Tax (RPGT) rates that take effect from Jan 1, 2019, will dampen market sentiment and sales in the near term, according to industry pl...