Topic: June 1
Lower vehicle sales in August
PETALING JAYA: Total vehicle sales in August dropped 22% to 51,148 units from 65,550 units in the previous corresponding period, due to the higher base last year as...
The complicated landscape of Sabah’s illegals
The government is finally taking action on the longstanding problem of illegal immigrants in Sabah by issuing a temporary Sabah pass (PSS) to qualified foreigners who hold existing documents beginning...
Mavcom fines AirAsia, AirAsia X RM200,000 each
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) has fined AirAsia Bhd and AirAsia X Bhd (AAX) RM200,000 each for charging credit card, debit card and online banking processing fees separately from their base fares.
Temporary pass for foreigners
KOTA KINABALU: A special Temporary Sabah Pass or Pas Sementara Sabah (PSS) will be given to foreigners living in the state.Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said the card with biometric features will be issued from June 1 next year.
AirAsia risks more fines for violation
KUALA LUMPUR: Low-cost carrier AirAsia Group Bhd and its associate AirAsia X Bhd (AAX) could still face financial penalties for charging its customers a processing fee when they purchased air tickets ...
Zulkifili to retire as MMEA DG on Aug 5
PUTRAJAYA: Maritime Admiral Datuk Seri Zulkifili Abu Bakar will retire as the fourth director-general of the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) on Monday (Aug 5).
SME contribution to GDP rises 38.3% to RM521.7bil
OVERALL performance of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia is on track to achieve the target of 41% to GDP by 2020 as envisaged under the Dasar Keusahawanan Nasional 2030 (DKN 2030) recent...
SMEs’ GDP contribution up 38.3pc to RM521.7m
KUALA LUMPUR, July 31 — Malaysia’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs) contribution to the nation’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 38.3 per cent to RM521.7 million in 2018 from RM491.2 mil...
Is corporate Malaysia ready for new laws against bribery?
PETALING JAYA: Businesses in Malaysia have less than a year to comply with the legal anti-bribery provisions of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Act, but concerns have risen on the readiness and awareness of commercial organisations, especially small-scale businesses.
RTM cameraman shot by bodyguard gets RM114,000
GEORGE TOWN: A RTM part-time cameraman who was wounded during a shooting incident at the Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Expressway three years ago was awarded a total of RM114,470 in damages by the High Court here.
Vortex, Opcom, MNC Wireless, Brahim's and JF Tech
KUALA LUMPUR (July 16): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus for Wednesday (July 17) may include: Vortex Consolidated Bhd, Opcom Holdings Bhd, MNC Wireless Bhd, Brahim...
Ex-MCMC chief Sharil Tarmizi is new Opcom chairman
KUALA LUMPUR: Fire optics cable company Opcom Holdings Bhd has appointed former chairman of Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission Datuk Mohamed Sharil Tarmizi as its chairman, effective t...
MATTA urges in-depth study on departure levy
KUALA LUMPUR (July 12): The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) has urged the Government to engage with tourism industry stakeholders before implementing the departure levy.
Ministry wants to delay departure levy
THE Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry wants the implementation of the departure levy to be delayed until after Visit Malaysia 2020, says Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi.
July 31 decision on UPNM naval cadet's murder
The High Court in Kuala Lumpur today set July 31 to decide on the fate of 19 National Defence University of Malaysia (UPNM) students who were charged with murdering and injuring their varsity mate, ca...