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No economic growth without ‘infra-rakyat’ development – Najib

No economic growth without ‘infra-rakyat’ development – Najib

Kangar – The economy of the country will not grow if ‘infra-rakyat’ (infrastructure for the people) is not well implemented, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. He said that when the economy continued to grow well, the government would be able to implement not just the infra-rakyat but also provide employment for the […]

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Trump economic adviser Cohn quits after dispute over tariffs

Trump economic adviser Cohn quits after dispute over tariffs

Washington – U.S. President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, said on Tuesday he was resigning, a decision that came after he lost a fight within the White House over plans to impose hefty steel and aluminium tariffs. White House officials said the dispute over tariffs contributed to Cohn’s decision to resign but was […]

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GST can save country during economic downturn – Najib

GST can save country during economic downturn – Najib

Putrajaya – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the Goods and Services Tax can save the country during an economic downturn. Najib, who is also the Finance Minister, said the GST was introduced not to burden the people but to be a national economic saviour. Speaking at the 36th World Customs Day 2018 […]

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Oil rises on economic growth, Opec and Russian supply curbs

Oil rises on economic growth, Opec and Russian supply curbs

Singapore – Oil prices rose today, lifted by healthy economic growth as well as the ongoing supply restraint by a group of exporters around Opec and Russia. Spot Brent crude futures were at US$69.33 (RM272.26) at 0148 GMT, up 30 cents, or 0.4 per cent, from their last close, not far off the January 15 […]

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Malaysia’s foreign policy a catalyst to economic growth – PM

Malaysia’s foreign policy a catalyst to economic growth – PM

Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia’s open foreign policy towards other countries has spurred investment and trade opportunities to become a catalyst to its economic growth, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said. The Prime Minister said Malaysia has benefited from investment and trade worth tens of billions of ringgit with several countries, including the US. Hence, he […]

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Najib, Trump pledge to nurture economic ties, remove trade barriers

Najib, Trump pledge to nurture economic ties, remove trade barriers

Washington – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and US President Donald J. Trump have pledged to nurture the economic ties between the two nations to create jobs and opportunities, as well as remove trade barriers in key sectors. The two countries also recognised the importance of regular discussions under the Trade and Investment […]

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Current economic growth debunks claims Malaysia going bankrupt – Azlan Man

Current economic growth debunks claims Malaysia going bankrupt – Azlan Man

Kangar – The current economic growth and efforts undertaken by the government, including bringing in foreign investments into the country, have indirectly disprove accusations that Malaysia is going bankrupt, says Perlis Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Azlan Man. He said the economic figures and reports by international bodies described Malaysia as having positive factors which could […]

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Najib’s visit to boost Malaysia, China economic growth

Najib’s visit to boost Malaysia, China economic growth

Beijing – The visit of Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to China beginning tomorrow, the seventh since 2009, reflects the close understanding between Malaysia and China in enhancing economic cooperation worth billions of ringgit to boost growth in the two countries. The forthcoming visit is at the invitation of China s top […]

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Najib to unveil Bumiputera Economic Transformation Roadmap 2.0

Najib to unveil Bumiputera Economic Transformation Roadmap 2.0

Kuala Lumpur – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak will unveil the Bumiputera Economic Transformation Roadmap (BETR) 2.0 tomorrow in the quest to strengthen the economic participation of the community. He said one of the initiatives introduced by the government was the “Carve Out & Compete” initiative, in which at least 40 to 50 […]

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Asian stocks pull back on fresh doubts about Trump policies

Asian stocks pull back on fresh doubts about Trump policies

Hong Kong – Asian stocks fell on Wednesday as a sharp pullback in Wall Street on doubts about Donald Trump’s economic agenda prompted investors to rush to safe haven assets such as gold and government bonds. Both the S&P 500 .SPX and the Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI lost more than one percent on Tuesday […]

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