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Virtual currencies: Another form of pyramid marketing?

U Fun founder and two other Malaysians have been arrested in Thailand for suspected involvement in pyramid marketing. Following this, the legality of a virtual currency known as U Token has also become questionable.

Muhyiddin wants immediate action to tackle GST problems

Deputy prime minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today directed the enforcement agencies to take immediate action to tackle problems encountered in implementing the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

GST implementation a great success despite some issues: Customs

The implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) has been a great success with minimal issues, says the Royal Malaysian Customs Department.

AIIB to provide new infrastructure funding avenue, promote China-Asean connectivity

Being a member of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) provides a new funding avenue for Malaysia's infrastructure development, which in turn will promote the connectivity between China and Asean, and the region's economic growth in the end, said a Malaysian economist.

PAC not hiding anything in investigation reports: AG

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has never hidden anything in its disclosure of investigations into all expenditure activities of government ministries and agencies through the Auditor-General's Report each year.

Four-cornered fight in Permatang Pauh

The Permatang Pauh parliamentary by- election will see a four-cornered fight between candidates from Barisan Nasional (BN), Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR), Parti Rakyat Malaysia and an Independent.

Asean senior officials begin preparatory meeting of BIMP-EAGA

Senior Officials of the Brunei-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East Asean Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) have gathered here today for a preparatory meeting for the 11th BIMP-EAGA Summit, held in conjunction with the 26th Asean Summit.

Asean set to be world's 4th largest economy by 2050: Najib

Asean is set to be the world's fourth largest economy by 2050 based on the current trends of economic growth, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Abdul.

Abdullah Zawawi withdraws from contesting in Permatang Pauh

A former candidate of the 13th general election Dr Abdullah Zawawi Samsudin, 47, withdrew from contesting in the Permatang Pauh by-election.

China's island-building to loom large at Asean summit

China's creation of new island footholds in contested seas will hover over a Southeast Asian summit that has become an annual test of the region's nerve in standing up to its massive neighbour.