• Issues  |  OCTOBER 1, 2014 12:30 PM

    How far are we on GST?

    Businesses and tax professionals are calling for more clarity on the Goods and Services Tax in next week’s Budget 2015 speech, especially the list of items that won’t be taxed. They are likely to get an answer as the government races to gazette the final piece of GST legislation just months before the GST comes into force in April next year.

  • Issues  |  SEPTEMBER 30, 2014 11:43 AM

    Juggling GST, subsidies, growth etc

    The Budget 2015 is expected to see the government continue down its fiscal consolidation push, raising revenues and cutting costs. But at the same time it needs to juggle things to find new growth sources.

  • Issues  |  SEPTEMBER 23, 2014 4:03 PM

    SP Setia in a bind

    In this four-part series, KiniBiz navigates the tangled web between SP Setia and PNB. We start with asking why PNB, the major shareholder is SP Setia, is taking such a long time to find a CEO. We then move along …

  • Issues  |  SEPTEMBER 17, 2014 3:30 PM

    From Char Kuey Teow to chairs

    How one entrepreneur went from hawker to furniture mogul and built a export-oriented manufacturing business worth tens of millions in just over a decade

  • Issues  |  SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 4:51 PM

    Broadband blues

    In this five-part series KiniBiz sings the Broadband Blues. We begin at looking at where Malaysia went wrong as broadband speed and affordability remains a critical, unresolved issue. In the second part we point out what Malaysia can learn from …