What property players are saying about the Budget
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 11): Several property-related measures were announced during the tabling of Budget 2020 by Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng, including adjustments to the real property gains tax (RPGT) ...
RPGT base year revised to Jan 1, 2013
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 11): The base year for the Real Property Gains Tax (RPGT) has been revised to Jan 1, 2013 for assets acquired before the date, from Jan 1, 2000 previously.
Budget 2020: RPGT base year to be revised
PETALING JAYA (Oct 11): The government will revise the real property gains tax (RPGT) imposed on the disposal of properties after a five-year period, by individual citizens and permanent residents.
Pestech sets its sights beyond LSS3
IN a move to increase Malaysia’s power generation from renewable sources, the government will dish out an estimated RM2 billion worth of projects under the third cycle of large-scale solar (LSS3) sc...
The coming crisis of China’s one-party regime
On Oct 1, to mark the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic, Chinese President Xi Jinping will deliver a speech that unreservedly celebrates the Communist Party of China’s record since 1949.
Trust as a basis for business strategy
The effects and impact of ongoing efforts to solidify corporate governance -- with the end-game being self-governance -- are often seen from a longer-term...
Investors find rare comfort in data science
NEW YORK: The Phillips Curve is in doubt, the bond market is distorted and a tweet from President Donald Trump can shift the trajectory of global markets in a matter of seconds.
Lotus diversifies into ageing care
AS Malaysia moves towards becoming an ageing society, Lotus Group is keen to expand its retirement homes for senior citizens nationwide to meet increasing demand.
Exploration beyond borders
FOR South Sudanese Marco James Keueck and David Rufas Yokwe Lukudu, their journey with Malaysia’s oil and gas conglomerate has so far been deep and fulfilling...