Category: Economy

Petronas urged to help Sabah grow

KOTA KINABALU: Fair distribution of wealth among all Malaysians as envisioned by Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is yet to be materialised despite having a new government. Putatan Warisan Wira chief, Mohammad Firdaus Diun said that the government and government-linked companies should lead the[...] [...]

Sabah has the potential to become a regional investment hub

NANNING, Guangxi, China: Sabah has what it takes to become an investment hub in the region, said the Deputy Chief Minister, Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau “We have all the requisite ingredients for your investment to succeed – a strategic geographic location, access to raw[...] [...]

Are cashback rewards halal?

By Dr Hanudin Amin PRICE discount or merely a discount is a traditional way used by businesses in attracting a consumers’ purchase. By definition, it is a price reduction for goods or services and normally it is described in the percentage form. One can see[...] [...]

Matta thanks Cabinet for lowering airport tax

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) is thankful to the Cabinet for lowering the airport tax or Passenger Service Charge (PSC) from RM73 to RM50 for non-Asean international flights at all airports except KLIA beginning from October 1. President Datuk[...] [...]