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September 1, 2018 9:26 AM Customs DG hangs up after failing to get through on SST hotline?

PETALING JAYA: Did Customs director-general Datuk Seri T. Subromaniam learn the hard way how tough it is getting through a telephone helpline? China Press reported that Subromaniam hung up the phone after struggling to demonstrate how his own department's Sales and Service Tax (SST) hotline worked during a SST briefing in Johor Baru yesterday. The newspaper 29

September 1, 2018 9:17 AM No SST on satay in food outlets

IPOH: There will be no Sales and Services Tax (SST) imposed on satay sold in food outlets, said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. He said the SST on the popular Malaysian food is imposed during the processing stage for the purpose of packaging and sales. "It is the sales that get the SST, not at the outlets," he told reporters after a briefing on the SST at a hotel 7

August 30, 2018 4:34 AM SST will be open to revision even after Sept 1: Guan Eng

PUTRAJAYA: The government will continue to revise the Sales and Services Tax (SST) based on feedback even after Sept 1, said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. Speaking to reporters at a briefing on SST today, he said the government will remain open to feedback and will continue with discussions, and make the necessary adjustments. Despite many queries on the tax system 9

August 27, 2018 11:16 AM Spanish police seize cocaine-stuffed pineapples

MADRID: Spanish police said Monday they have seized 67kg of cocaine found inside dozens of hollowed-out pineapples at Madrid's main wholesale fruit and vegetable market. The drug-stuffed fruits were found at the sprawling Mercamadrid market among a shipment of pineapples that arrived in the Portuguese port of Setubal by ship from Costa Rica and was then transported 8

August 25, 2018 9:13 AM Wooden caskets, baby food, exempted from sales tax: Customs

PUTRAJAYA: Wooden caskets and baby foods are exempted from sales tax, said Customs director-general Datuk Seri Subromaniam Tholasy. In a statement issued today, he said the Royal Malaysian Customs Department had uploaded the revised list of proposed items which would be exempted from sales tax, as of Aug 21, 2018. He said the statement follows claims 9

August 24, 2018 8:49 AM Najib calls for RCI on unrefunded GST, overpaid taxes

KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak today urged the government to immediately set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) on the issue of unrefunded Goods and Services Tax (GST) and overpaid income tax and property gains tax. He said this was necessary because RM35 billion of public funds was involved. "This is to find out the truth 14

August 24, 2018 1:16 AM Lone Thai assailant fires 11 shots at cop

PADANG BESAR: A lone Thai assailant fired 11 shots at a police post along the Padang Besar-Thai border on Wednesday. In the incident, the man approached the post and called out to a policeman who was guarding the area. "As the policeman, a 34-year-old corporal approached the assailant, he whipped out an object that resembled a pistol. "The cop quickly 17

August 23, 2018 5:10 AM King participates in Aidiladha sacrificial ritual

KOTA BARU: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V, today slaughtered several cows as part of the Aidiladha sacrificial ritual of the Kelantan Islamic Affairs and Malay Customs Council (MAIK) at the grounds of the Sultan Ismail Petra Silver Jubilee Islamic Complex here. His Majesty arrived at the complex at 11.35am accompanied by the Regent of Kelantan 15

August 18, 2018 12:42 PM Companies migrating to SST urged to seek further assistance: Customs DG

SUBANG JAYA: Companies that were migrated automatically to the sales and service tax (SST) system, as well as businesses that are taxable, have been urged to seek further assistance to avoid any complications before the implementation date. Royal Malaysian Customs Department director-general Datuk Seri Subromaniam Tholasy said this during a press conference 15

August 18, 2018 7:18 AM Police to record Lim Guan Eng's statement over missing GST refunds

KUALA LUMPUR: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng's statement over the missing RM19.25 billion in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Refunds Trust Account will be recorded by the police next week. Lim, who is also DAP Secretary-General, said his full cooperation with the police proves that the new government wants the truth to prevail. He said former Prime Minister 17