One of the factors contributing to the persistent fiscal deficit in Malaysia has been the deliberate and gradual reduction of income tax rates over the years. From a fairly progressive tax system, Malaysia has moved towards a regressive tax system....
More questions have been raised on the reported surrender of Blocks L and M to Brunei during the Abdullah Badawi administration. Source: rigzone.com Blocks L and M, not far from the Sabah coast, are reportedly referred to in Brunei as Blocks...
Some 600000 Malaysians may be living and working in Singapore, which has a population of just over 5 million. According to the World Bank, more than one million Malaysians live abroad, the result of race-based economic policies that...
A report in the South China Morning Post has highlighted a new wave of Chinese nationals moving to Malaysia. The report "Why are Chinese nationals moving to Malaysia?" mentioned two main categories: MM2H - From 2002 to 2016, a quarter...
While most of us are caught up with a flurry of news ahead of the general election, we should not forget what lurks in the background: the extending tentacles of China spreading across Asia through its US$4-8 trillion One...