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Economy

Economy ministry: RON95 targeted subsidy mechanism will fully utilise data from PADU

KUALA LUMPUR -- The RON95 targeted subsidy mechanism will fully utilise data from the Central Database Hub (PADU) and eligibility for…

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Bung Moktar, Shafie Apdal call out federal govt’s poverty measurement in Sabah

by NURUL NAJMIN ABU BAKAR THE federal government definition of hardcore poor was questioned by Sabah MPs as Minister of…

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Govt pushes MSPO for global palm oil market

by HIDAYATH HISHAM The Plantation and Commodities Ministry is actively promoting the Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) certification scheme in…

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ASEAN punching above its weight

It commands 12% of the world’s trade and an average of 8.7% of global funds AUM from 2005-2024  THE relatively faster…

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The winding path to Indonesia’s energy transition

by UOB RESEARCH / pic AFP IN THE last decade, the rate of carbon emissions and deforestation in Indonesia has…

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Future jobs: How technology, sustainability reshape the workforce

This transformation is creating new opportunities while potentially displacing some traditional roles  by HIDAYATH HISHAM & NAJMIN ABU BAKAR  EMERGING…

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Bankers chase more M&A in Malaysia as deal volume nearly doubles

In a tough year for dealmaking in the Asia-Pacific, Malaysia is proving to be a bright spot. The volume of…

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MoF: MAHB takeover offer expected to be finalised in the third quarter of this year

KUALA LUMPUR -- The takeover offer for Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) is expected to be finalised in the third quarter…

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MoF: Govt committed to maintain fiscal consolidation trajectory

KUALA LUMPUR -- The government is committed to maintaining a fiscal consolidation trajectory with a deficit reduction in 2023 to 5.0…

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Unpopular Actions to Avoid Greater Suffering

DRIVING the growth of worker productivity, transforming job structures, and thereby changing the income of the people. The country needs…

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RM100m hybrid scheme set to transform oil palm replanting programme

by SHAUQI WAHAB / pic TMR FILE PLANTATION and Commodities Minister Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani announced a new hybrid…

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Bernas expands Smart SBB in Sabah, boosting rice production

by VEISHNAWI NEHRU PADIBERAS Nasional Bhd (Bernas) has expanded its Large-Scale Smart Paddy Field (Smart SBB) Ala Sekinchan programme in Kg…

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Experts: Malaysia’s job market stable with key innovations in resilient businesses

New technologies often replace jobs, and the future of work lies in people-focused jobs, especially in care economy by AKMAR…

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