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September 5, 2018 7:51 AM EPF sees 7.64% increase in investment income in Q2

PETALING JAYA: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) saw a 7.64% increase in total investment income to RM12.39 billion for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 against RM11.51 billion in the previous corresponding period. In a statement released today, the pension fund's deputy CEO (Investment) Datuk Mohamad Nasir Ab Latif said the trading environment 116

September 4, 2018 12:34 PM EPF: Rise in approvals for flexible withdrawals in Q2

PETALING JAYA: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) reported that 40% more contributors reaching the age of 55 and 60 in the second quarter of 2018, opted to retain part of their savings with EPF to earn dividends. There was a 48.65% increase to 67,969 (RM2.92 billion) approved applications for “Age 55 Flexible Withdrawal” in the second quarter, compared 41

August 3, 2018 7:30 AM EPF CEO Shahril appointed Khazanah MD

PETALING JAYA: Khazanah Nasional Bhd today announced that Datuk Shahril Ridza Ridzuan has been appointed as its managing director. In a statement released by the sovereign wealth fund today, it said Shahril will assume the post on Aug 20. Shahril, 48, is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Employees Provident Fund (EPF), having been appointed 14

July 15, 2018 7:50 AM Not a Renong 2.0, please

PRIME Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad commanded the support of the majority in forming a new Malaysia. A sizeable number in government-linked companies (GLCs) were and are still with the 93-year-old prime minister in his mission to reform the government and reduce excesses. But his plan to change the way some GLCs and their parent company work would 18

June 29, 2018 8:05 AM EPF allows flexible voluntary contribution

PETALING JAYA: Effective July 1, the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) members who contribute voluntarily to their accounts, either through the 1Malaysia Retirement Scheme (SP1M), self-contribution or the top-up savings contribution, can do so in any amount as the requirement to contribute a minimum RM50 at any one time is abolished. However, the accumulated 13

June 28, 2018 11:11 AM Malaysia lost RM200 billion in less than 50 days

Why the many raids and press conferences? The answer is simple and I will not need to write a long article about this. It is a diversionary tactic. More than RM200 billion has disappeared from the stock market while an estimated RM40 billion of that has left the country. The majority of the market players, the Chinese, are keeping very quiet and do not dare grumble 59

June 9, 2018 2:24 PM Who will declare Malaysia as bankrupt?

Tun Mahathir said today that Malaysia could be declared as bankrupt as our national debt is at critical state. How true is this and who will declare us as bankrupt? 1. Our national debt remains at RM680 billion – not RM1 trillion. The RM1 trillion includes contingent liability of RM200b and another RM150b of committed lease payments – both of which is never 31

May 29, 2018 5:56 AM No additional deduction for husbands in EPF contribution for housewives: Wan Azizah

KUALA KUBU BHARU: The proposal for Employees Provident Fund (EPF) contribution for housewives does not involve any additional deduction from the salary of their husbands, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail. Dr Wan Azizah, who is also Women, Family and Community Development Minister, said the two percent contribution by the husbands 10

May 15, 2018 8:46 AM Dismissed attachment teacher awarded RM50,000 in damages

PUTRAJAYA: A mother of four who lost her job as an attachment teacher for being pregnant was awarded RM40,000 in damages by the Federal Court today, for breach of constitutional damages. A five-man bench chaired by Chief Judge of Malaya Tan Sri Ahmad Maarop, allowed Noorfadilla Ahmad Saikin's appeal, and granted an additional RM10,000 to her for gender 14

May 2, 2018 5:16 AM Johor Corp confirms relisting of QSR Brands, Kulim

PETALING JAYA: Johor Corp (JCorp) today confirmed that its food and restaurant arm QSR Brands (M) Holdings and plantation unit Kulim (Malaysia) Bhd will make a comeback on Bursa Malaysia in the near future. Speaking at a press briefing, Johor Corp president and CEO Datuk Kamaruzzaman Abu Kassim said the listing of QSR, which operates KFC, Pizza Hut and Ayamas 21