KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 26 (Bernama) -- In a move to facilitate the mobility of human capital with the implementation of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) next year, Malaysia, on its part, will open applications for five-year multiple entry visas for investors by December. In announcing this Tuesday, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said applications can be made at the Expatriate Services Division of the Immigration Department which was launched in June.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 28 (Bernama) -- The Royal Malaysian Customs Department expects between 2,000 and 3,000 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to register daily for the Goods and Services Tax (GST) beginning next week. Its Director of GST, Datuk Subromaniam Tholasy, said to date, the agency had received 20,625 applications from SMEs. The services sector made up a majority of the applications, h
KOTA KINABALU, Aug 28 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian and Thai Royal Customs Departments will widen and strengthen existing bilateral cooperation in the Malaysia-Thailand Joint Development Area (MTJA). The decision was achieved at the 19th Meeting of the Joint Customs Committee for the Joint Development Area between both countries which was held in the full ASEAN cooperation and friendship spirit.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 26 (Bernama) -- Bursa Malaysia Bhd has introduced the Asean Post Trade services to participating organisations (POs) for outbound (non-Bursa Malaysia Securities') trades executed in participating Asean stock exchanges. The services, available on subscription basis, will facilitate the clearing and settlement of outbound trades executed on the respective participating stock e
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NEW DELHI, Sept 1 (Bernama) -- India needs to reduce non-tariff barriers along with scheduled dismantling of tariff barriers to zero in order to further boost trade flow between the country and Asean, BusinessLine reported.
The Ministry of Finance has issued Guidelines for the Application and Renewal of GST Tax Agent Licence.
The Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (IRBM) has announced that the Revenue Service Centre (RSC) Kuala Kangsa, Perak will begin operations on 2 September 2014 (Tuesday).
GEORGE TOWN, Aug 31 (Bernama) -- The state government is ready to face any charge from the Royal Malaysian Police on the legitamacy of the Penang Voluntary Patrol Squad (PPS).
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 29 (Bernama) -- The Court of Appeal here on Friday ruled that Bintulu Member of Parliament Datuk Seri Tiong King Sing could not appeal against a High Court ruling which dismissed his application to compel a reporter to disclose the sou
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 29 (Bernama) -- Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is conducting public consultation pertaining to its concept paper on the Financial Ombudsman Scheme (FOS).
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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 26 (Bernama) -- Bursa Malaysia Bhd has introduced the Asean Post Trade services to participating organisations (POs) for outbound (non-Bursa Malaysia Securities') trades executed in participating Asean stock exchanges. The services, available on subscription basis, will facilitate the clearing and settlement of outbound trades exe
KUALA LUMPUR: The conditional Block Exemption Order (BEO) granted by Malaysia Competition Commission (MyCC) for liner shipping agreements last December took effect yesterday and will be in force for three years. The BEO shall continue in force for three years from its gazetted date or until the same is cancelled by the MyCC. A review of the BEO wil
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 26 (Bernama) -- Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Tun Razak has called on companies to emulate international best practices with the inclusion of diversity policy. The prime minister said this could be done by disclosing workplace demographics that incorporate gender, ethnicity and age.
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 8 (Bernama) -- The Court of Appeal on Friday upheld a High Court decision which found the police force, former police constable V. Navindran and the government liable for the death of A. Kugan while under police custody in January 2009. However, in a unanimous decision, a three-man panel headed by Justice Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- The police took on the roles of judge and jury over a complaint lodged against their behaviour in the case of luxury car theft suspect A. Kugan, who died in police custody, about five years ago. The Court of Appeal in its 51-page of written judgment said this conduct, with respect, missed the point completely and that
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 (Bernama) -- The Royal Malaysian Customs seized 190 million contraband cigarettes worth RM11.72 million through 'Ops Outlet' carried out nationwide between early January to Aug 12. The total amount of duty evaded from these cigarettes amounted to RM97.06 million. Customs Department director-general Datuk Seri Khazali Ahmad said
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- Over the last decade prices of residential properties have escalated beyond the affordability of the average wage earner and it seems there is nothing to stop the prices from rising further. And now there are concerns that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) that will take effect on April 1, 2015 will further push up the pric
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 28 (Bernama) -- The Royal Malaysian Customs Department expects between 2,000 and 3,000 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to register daily for the Goods and Services Tax (GST) beginning next week. Its Director of GST, Datuk Subromaniam Tholasy, said to date, the agency had received 20,625 applications from SMEs. The services sec
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