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No more CMCO, please: Retailers want government to use a more targeted approach to...

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 10 — Retailers are asking the government to apply a more targeted approach when it comes to restricting movement instead of...
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Wealth of US billionaires soars during pandemic

America’s billionaires have seen their wealth rise by more than $1 trillion since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a study Wednesday,...

Malaysia raises a tax for the rich, allows foreigners to buy property worth RM600k

Malaysia's government raised the tax bracket for the rich earning RM2 million above to 30 per cent in a bid to generate more revenue and is allowing...

Apple slams EU as epic court battle over tax bill begins

by Catherine KURZAWA Apple went on the offensive against Brussels in an EU court on Tuesday, fighting the European Commission's landmark order that the iPhone-maker...

Singaporeans want tax increases to be used to fund govt initiatives on climate change...

In a climate change survey conducted by Mediacorp, a majority of Singaporeans and PRs (53 percent) called for the use of current and future...

Najib faces bankruptcy, loss of Parliamentary seat on tax evasion

Malaysia's ex-PM Najib Razak risks losing his Parliamentary seat and will be declared bankrupt if he fails to pay his taxes. But Najib said he...

G20 countries see internet giants as new tax source: Nikkei

G20 countries are planning a new tax policy for digital giants like Google, based on the business a company does in a country, not...

Sarawak pulls out of Tourism Malaysia over tax insults

Yet another sign of split and disagreement under Prime Minister Najib Razak's rule. The Sarawak government has simply pulled its representative from the board of Tourism...

CPF: Where is the government’s contribution?

By Kumaran Pillai The CPF scheme is an implicit and regressive form of taxation, especially for the poor and the middle class. Those with substantial...

Are We Too Disapproving?

So the recent news about the new types of equipment to deal with smoke and fuel have made an old hawker centre rule somewhat...
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