Budget 2023

Balance of Budget 2023 must be utilised before year end – Ahmad Maslan

PONTIAN – The government still has balance of funds from Budget 2023 involving development expenditure (DE) as well as operating…

5 months ago

RM188b of 2023 Budget spent as of June – PM Anwar

PUTRAJAYA – A total of RM188 billion or 49 per cent of the 2023 Budget has been spent as of…

9 months ago

Mitigating poverty and food insecurity in one go

THE importance of addressing food insecurity has been recognised through the second goal of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which…

10 months ago

Comprehensive education reform needed

Malaysia needs education leadership that is dynamic, courageous and truly understands the country’s education issues, say academicians  by AUFA MARDHIAH…

10 months ago

Creative KL schemes to bring more people to city’s heart

Think City and DBKL launch the Creative KL Grants Programme and the Creative KL Urban Challenge  MALAYSIA’S capital city is…

10 months ago

Consumer sector is still a good value buy

Overall, the Malaysia consumer sector remain resilient throughout 2022  by IFAST RESEARCH TEAM / pic TMR 2022 was a year…

1 year ago

Keeping prices low, Rahmah key focus for Salahuddin Ayub

Govt will widen Pakej Rahmah across sectors, including retail, banking, textile, e-shopping and telecommunications  by P PREM KUMAR & AFIQ…

1 year ago

Muhyiddin: Allocate RM300,000 to all MPs in flooded areas

by S BIRRUNTHA THE government should give an allocation of at least RM300,000 to all MPs, including the Opposition, whose areas…

1 year ago

Anwar’s ‘real fact’ Budget 2023 has bigger challenges, says economist

Spending of its magnitude is expected to put pressure on the govt to strike a balance between fiscal policy and…

1 year ago

Positive response from transport sector

Most industry players and subject matter experts applaud Anwar’s budget for its fairness, transparency and comprehensiveness by AUFA MARDHIAH THE…

1 year ago

Allocation for plantation sector can be further improved

The development of the timber industry can and must go hand-in-hand with the conservation of tropical forests by JUNE MOH…

1 year ago

Challenging but positive budget for MSMEs

It is great that the govt is initiating the digitalisation grant, but it is also urged to provide additional funds…

1 year ago

Analysts: Decision to not reintroduce GST is reasonable

Deficit and debt reduction requires a mix of tax increases and expenditure rationalisation by S BIRRUNTHA THE government has made…

1 year ago