Posts Tagged ‘Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers’

FMM supports electricity tariff cut

Reduction in the power tariffs will help ease the pressure being faced by manufacturers, says president
By LYDIA NATHAN & NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / Pic ...

Govt to probe claims of higher cost of doing business

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
THE government will look into claims made by local manufacturers that the Sales and Services Tax (SST) ...

FMM: Export-ready manufacturers likely to hire

By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Employment opportunities in the local manufacturing sector are expected to moderate in the near term, ...

FMM says no to abolishing HRDF

This follows the review of the governance framework by the Governance Oversight Committee
By LYDIA NATHAN / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS The abolishment of ...

Govt urged to review levy on foreign workers

By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) has requested the government to review the annual RM10,000 levy ...

FMM supports minimum wage increase

By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
LOCAL manufacturers view the government’s move to increase the rate of minimum wage to RM1,050 as reasonable ...

Govt urged to share minimum wage hike

By BERNAMA / Graphic By TMR
The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) has urged the government to share the increase in minimum wage with ...

Cost of sales to rise 2% on electricity

By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Cost of goods sold, or the cost of sales for local manufacturers, is expected to increase between 1% and ...

Manufacturing sector looks positive in 2018

The sector contributed 23% to GDP in 2017, while production grew by 6.1% and sales value by 13.7% to RM765.8b
By LYDIA NATHAN / Pic ...

Misif: Gas price revision likely to raise costs by RM200m for steel industry

Industry also bracing for a revision in electricity tariff, which is also expected in January next year
By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By ...
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More funds to encourage automation, says Mustapa

By P PREM KUMAR / Pic By AFIF ABD HALIM
The government will provide more incentives and financial assistance in bids to play a greater role in ...
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EIS should not overlap with other social benefits, says FMM

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN
The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) opposes any overlaps between the Employment Insurance Scheme (EIS) and other ...