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Nation News

IRB blacklists 100,178 errant tax payers, companies

CYBERJAYA, May 21: A total of 100,178 individuals and companies have been blacklisted and also banned from travelling overseas by the Inland Revenue Board (IRB) for failing to pay their income tax amounting to RM2.5 billion as at April 31. IRB chief executive officer Tan Sri Dr Mohd Shukor Mahfar said of the total, 90,636 were blacklisted with income ...Full Article

Infra projects in 11MP based on people’s needs, says Wahid

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21: Infrastructure projects in the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) are based on the people’s needs and not for selected states, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s ...Full Article

Gov’t sets RM260 billion ceiling for 11MP

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21: The government has set a ceiling of RM260 billion as development expenditure for the overall implementation of the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP)from 2016-2020. At the ...Full Article

Rohingya welfare body pressures UNHCR to expedite refugee resettlement

ALOR SETAR, May 21: A Rohingya welfare body in Malaysia is pressuring the United Nations (UN) to expedite re-settlement of Rohingya refugees to third countries. Rohingya Society in Malaysia ...Full Article

National Productivity Council to be set up to drive productivity

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21: The National Productivity Council (NPC) will be set up to outline direction and formulate a comprehensive and specific action plan to drive productivity through the ...Full Article

M’sia creates numerous success stories since 1st Malaysia Plan

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21: Malaysia had created numerous success stories that it be proud of throughout its 10 Malaysia Plans. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak listed 10 ...Full Article

Major highlights of 11MP

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21: Following are the major highlights in the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) for the 2016-2020 period tabled by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak in ...Full Article

11MP: ‘Bottom 40′ group to be uplifted to middle-class society

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21: Measures have been outlined in the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) to raise households in the ‘bottom 40 per cent’ or B40 income group to middle-class society. ...Full Article

11MP: Public sector rationalisation for greater performance on the cards

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21: Public sector institutions will be rationalised under the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) for greater productivity and performance in line with changes in the structure of the ...Full Article

11MP: Gov’t to reduce crime index

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21: The government aims to reduce the crime index by five per cent annually during the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP) period of 2016 to 2020 and increase ...Full Article