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April 25, 2017 5:16 AM KTMB raises minimum monthly wage to RM1,200

862 employees of the KTMB workforce will benefit from the salary revision beginning May this year. KUALA LUMPUR: Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad (KTMB) will raise its staff’s minimum monthly wage from RM1,000 to RM1,200 beginning May. Its chairman Nawawi Ahmad said 862 employees or 15% of the KTMB workforce would benefit from the salary revision. “Its covers 9

April 21, 2017 12:49 AM Breakfast briefing: Friday, April 21

EPF reckons higher dividend: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) could declare higher dividends this year if Bursa Malaysia continues its uptrend. Steady loan growth drives Public Bank earnings:Public Bank Bhd has achieved a slight increase in net profit during the first quarter ended March 31, aided by higher net interest income and steady loan growth 11

April 20, 2017 11:04 AM EPF eyes direct natural resources investments in bid to diversify

EPF is mulling direct investments in plantation and forestry assets to diversify its holdings and beef up its portfolio of long-term assets, according to its CEO. — File picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — Malaysia’s Employees Provident Fund (EPF) is mulling direct investments in plantation and forestry assets to diversify its holdings and beef up its portfolio 10

April 20, 2017 8:18 AM EPF records RM46.56bil investment income in 2016

KUALA LUMPUR: The Employees Provident Fund ended 2016 with RM46.56bil in total gross investment income, down from RM44.23bil, it recorded the previous year amid a low global growth and lackluster corporate earnings. Chief executive officer Datuk Shahril Ridza Ridzuan said the slump in crude oil prices, a weak domestic currency, lackluster corporate earnings 10

April 9, 2017 1:59 AM Rohani denies Government planning to increase retirement age to 65

PETALING JAYA: The Government is not planning to increase the mandatory retirement age from 60 to 65, clarified Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Rohani Abdul Karim (pix). In a statement Saturday, Rohani refuted media reports saying that the Government was planning to raise the retirement age. "The Government is always open to receiving 9

April 5, 2017 9:36 PM EPF, OSK team up for Melbourne Square project

PETALING JAYA: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) will pump in A$175 million (RM587 million) to partner OSK Holdings Bhd for a mixed-use development project in Melbourne, Australia, dubbed "Melbourne Square". The project comprises four towers of residential apartments, a retail mall, an office tower and a hotel/serviced apartments, OSK told Bursa Malaysia 12

March 16, 2017 3:35 AM PM: Saudi king’s visit shows Malaysia not a failed country

King Salman Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia (centre) is greeted by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak upon his arrival at Sepang February 26, 2017. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, March 16 ― The state visit by the King of Saudi Arabia King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to the country recently dispelled false allegations by irresponsible quarters that Malaysia 18

March 16, 2017 3:20 AM King Salman's visit puts to rest lies about M'sia, says Najib

PARLIAMENT The visit of Saudi Arabia's King Salman Abdulaziz Al-Saud earlier this month has put to rest lies about Malaysia, said Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak. "The recognition we got (from the visit), if there were quarters who belittled us, saying we are a failed country, our economy was unstable and so on, which caused the wrong information to reach 10

March 13, 2017 2:53 PM EPF money for retirement, not for paying off credit cards & Ah Long

KUALA LUMPUR: The proposal to withdraw Employees Provident Fund (EPF) savings for the purpose of paying off credit card or ‘Ah Long’ (loan shark) debts is not in line with the body's objective of providing retirement savings for its members, the Finance Ministry said. The ministry, in a written reply, said such withdrawals will reduce savings for EPF members 8

March 13, 2017 2:02 PM Finance Ministry: Using EPF savings to settle debts against EPF’s objective

Using the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) savings to pay off credit card debts or loan sharks is against the pension fund’s principle of providing retirement savings for its members. — AFP picKUALA LUMPUR, March 13 — Using the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) savings to pay off credit card debts or loan sharks is against the pension fund’s principle of providing 14