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May 23, 2018 3:37 PM GST removal seen as boon for property market

PETALING JAYA: The removal of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will boost sentiments in the property sector, particularly the commercial sub-sector. "Now is a good time to spur demand, a good time to buy and a good time for developers to market their products. Property developers could lower prices or promote packages to push sales during this period 5

May 22, 2018 1:37 PM Tropicana Q1 net profit rises, aided by cost-saving measures

PETALING JAYA: Property developer Tropicana Corp Bhd’s net profit for the first quarter ended March 31 rose 71.5% to RM46.40 million from RM27.06 million recorded in the corresponding quarter a year ago, thanks to its cost-saving initiatives and ability to align its growth strategies to suit the changing market environment. Revenue for the quarter increased 6

May 22, 2018 9:26 AM Guan Eng: SST to be implemented this year at 10%

PUTRAJAYA: The Sales and Services Tax (SST) will be reintroduced this year at the former rate of 10%. In his first press conference as the Finance Minister today, Lim Guan Eng said the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will definitely be replaced by SST this year. "We want to replace the GST with SST as soon as possible. It will definitely be this year but let us work it out before 5

May 12, 2018 5:46 AM Aminuddin sworn in as 8th MB of Negri Sembilan

KUALA PILAH: Negri Sembilan Pakatan Harapan (PH) chairman Aminuddin Harun was sworn in as the eighth Mentri Besar of Negri Sembilan today following PH winning the state in the 14th General Election (GE14). The swearing in of Aminuddin, 51, was held before the Yang Dipertuan Besar of Negri Sembilan Tuanku Muhriz Tuanku Munawir, at the Istana Besar Seri Menanti 23

May 4, 2018 6:39 AM KL-Singapore is the world’s busiest air passenger flight route

KUALA LUMPUR: Kuala Lumpur-Singapore has claimed the title of the world's busiest air passenger flight route, topping the OAG Top 20 Busiest International Routes rankings from March 2017 to February this year. OAG in a statement, said the busiest route recorded 30,537 flights, with more than four million passengers carried by seven carriers on the route 13

May 3, 2018 8:33 AM Property industry stakeholders should focus on rental market

KUALA LUMPUR: With affordability being a challenge, property industry stakeholders should look towards the rental market, said CBRE-WTW managing director Foo Gee Jen. "Income and house price mismatch requires long term correction in the market and in the economy as a whole. Renting takes up lower financial commitment and presents as an easier and immediate 11

May 2, 2018 9:41 AM Lorry driver fined RM1,400 for punching sales promoter

KUALA LUMPUR: A lorry driver was fined RM1,400 by the magistrate's court here today for punching a sales promoter on the face. Magistrate Maizatul Munirah Abdul Rahman meted out the fine on Junaidi Awal Supardi, 35, after he pleaded guilty to a charge of voluntarily causing hurt on Chan Xia Jiong, 25, by the side of the Middle Ring Road 2 here at 12.30am last April 13

May 1, 2018 1:17 PM Taiwan gifts sector banks on design, creativity

TAIPEI: Taiwan’s gift and souvenir items are banking on design and creativity, not price, to beat competition, said Taiwan External Trade Development Council (Taitra) senior project manager of exhibition department David Chan. He said about 20-30 years ago, Taiwan’s gift industry was at its peak and even the local exhibition hall could not accommodate 14

April 25, 2018 3:34 AM Three Avengers-themed laptops from Acer

IN ANTICIPATION of the release of Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War, Acer announced three themed special edition laptops, designed in collaboration with Marvel. Present at the launch were Acer Malaysia products and sales director Johnson Seet and product manager Jeffrey Lai. According to Seet, Malaysia is one of only eight countries in the Asia Pacific 21

April 21, 2018 12:38 PM China carries out aircraft carrier drills in Pacific as Taiwan tensions rise

BEIJING: China has carried out aircraft carrier drills in the Pacific, its navy said Saturday, ramping up tensions with Taiwan over its military exercises in the sensitive region. Beijing's sole aircraft carrier and two destroyer ships carried out "offensive and defensive drills to test their combat muscle" on Friday, China's navy said on its official 20