• Economy & World Biz  |  SEPTEMBER 19, 2014 3:19 PM

    Thailand gives RM3 bil in soft loans to prop up rubber prices

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    The Thai government has approved 30 billion baht (RM3 billion) in soft loans for cooperatives and companies to use to buy rubber from farmers as a way of propping up prices, Deputy Prime Minister Pridiyathorn Devakula said on Friday.

     
  • Economy  |  SEPTEMBER 19, 2014 11:05 AM

    Thailand to raise domestic gas prices as part of reform

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    Thailand's military-backed government plans to raise domestic gas prices in early October as part of a reform to move fuel prices to a market-based system.

     
  • Corporate, Economy, Featured and Exclusive  |  SEPTEMBER 18, 2014 6:27 PM

    Bank Negara maintains rates at 3.25% during meeting

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    The current stance of monetary policy remains supportive of growth, the central bank said in today’s bi-monthly monetary policy statement, though warning that inflation may rise next year.

     
  • Economy & Featured and Exclusive  |  SEPTEMBER 18, 2014 6:05 PM

    Inflation tipped to slow barring further subsidy cuts

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    Economists expect the inflation rate to slow to under 3% for the first time in nine months if the government further delays planned subsidy cuts

     
  • Economy & Featured and Exclusive  |  SEPTEMBER 18, 2014 5:18 PM

    Customs say no decision on imposing GST on petrol

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    The government is yet to decide whether the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be imposed on petroleum, Royal Malaysian Customs Department director-general Khazali Ahmad said today.

     
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