Monthly Archives: December 2017

December 26

Procrastination behind low number of EPF contributors who register nominees

SOME Malaysians just love to procrastinate and settle things at the very last minute. This attitude is seen every year when the deadline to submit income tax returns to the Inland Revenue Board approaches. Last year, many people who were required to change their ATM cards to debit cards chose to do so at the […]

December 24

Khazanah’s response to ‘Government-Linked Companies: Impacts on the Malaysian Economy’ by IDEAS

We refer to various news reports including that entitled, “Government-Linked Companies: Impact on the Malaysian Economy” by Jayant Menon. The article was published on the 18th of December 2017 as a research piece under the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (“IDEAS”), as Policy IDEAS No. 45. The article explores the impacts of Government-Linked Companies […]

December 02

TERAJU’s SUPERB winners show what they have in “Disruptive Technology”

A total of 10 winners from among 17 finalists today won RM500,000 each in grants in the Bumiputera Entrepreneurs Startup Scheme “SUPERB Series 3” organised by TERAJU, the Government’s Bumiputera Agenda Steering Unit. The winners of SUPERB Series 3 (please see below) were determined on the basis of the best disruptive technology idea with the […]