taxes

Singapore’s Wong signals rich may have to pay more taxes

SINGAPORE'S next prime minister (PM) signalled that the wealthy may face more taxes as the government seeks more inclusive growth…

4 months ago

FMM welcomes GST comeback

THE Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) welcomes the government’s decision to reintroduce the GST. This time around, the GST will still…

6 months ago

Najib’s son withdraws application to suspend High Court’s decision over unpaid taxes

By BERNAMA KUALA LUMPUR -- Former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s son, Datuk Mohd Nazifuddin today withdrew his application…

1 year ago

Customs targets RM40b from taxes this year

by BERNAMA / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL THE Royal Malaysian Customs Department is targeting to collect RM40.7 billion in…

2 years ago

Samsung heirs owe billions in taxes. Here’s how they might pay

The company says ‘all taxes related to the inheritance will be transparently paid as required by law’ SEOUL • The…

2 years ago

Bombshell report claims Trump avoided taxes

The Times alleged the billionaire president paid just RM3,128 federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017 Pic BLOOMBERG WASHINGTON •…

2 years ago

Standardisation of regulations, taxes for hotels and Airbnb to be finalised by year end

by BERNAMA / pic by BERNAMA The standardisation of several issues including regulations, licensing and taxes involving the hotel sector…

2 years ago

Najib ordered to pay IRB RM1.69b in unpaid taxes

by BERNAMA/ pic by BERNAMA FORMER prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has to pay the Inland Revenue Board…

2 years ago

Patriotic Millionaires ask for higher taxes to help pay for virus aid

Even before the pandemic upended public finances, the Patriotic Millionaires were pressing for a more progressive tax system COPENHAGEN •…

2 years ago

The wealthiest 1% can be good for everybody

by FERDINANDO GIUGLIANO/ pic by BLOOMBERG THE share of income and wealth going to the so-called “1%” has incensed protesters…

3 years ago

Dr Mahathir suggests ASEAN countries introduce taxes on online businesses

BANGKOK - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohammad today proposed that ASEAN member nations introduce taxes on online businesses to…

3 years ago

Top oil lobbyist warns of political risk in Norway

OSLO • Norway’s oil industry is in full recovery mode, but the country’s top petroleum lobbyist is worried about growing…

4 years ago

Protester dies as French vent anger against petrol taxes

By BLOOMBERG PARIS • One protester was knocked down by a car and died, and a series of road accidents…

4 years ago