Tag Archives: Putrajaya

May 07

GST on government services is senseless, says Johor Ruler

Johor Sultan Ibrahim Ismail has criticised the imposition of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on government services. “This does not make sense as government services are a basic responsibility to the rakyat and it is unreasonable that the rakyat should be further burdened with paying GST on them,” he said in his opening address […]

March 31

Enough with the comics, give full list of GST-free items, says Rafidah

Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz, the former international trade and industry minister, says Putrajaya should do away with jargons in explaining to consumers about the GST which takes effect tomorrow.  Putrajaya must change its current approach of educating the public on the goods and services tax (GST) by publishing immediately a list of tax-exempted items in […]