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Johor has emerged as a key battleground for Malaysia’s political future, with opposition alliance Pakatan Harapan (PH) making an all-out bid for the Barisan Nasional (BN) stronghold of Ayer Hitam, where it will field –
The Department of Finance (DOF) said the proposed reforms in the country’s tax incentives system would not drive away investors, adding that the provision of tax perks is not the main consideration of businesses in
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s top fiscal adviser has been named vice premier, allowing him to take the role of “economic tsar” following a government restructuring that has granted wide-ranging powers to Mr Xi’s top lieutenants.
The second package of the government’s tax reform program is seen to make the country less competitive resulting to a slowdown in investments over the near term, BMI Research said. In its latest economic analysis,
China’s newly created “super” anti-graft agency will have formidable powers under a draft Bill which went through its third reading in the National People’s Congress (NPC) or Parliament on 13 Mar 18. The new National