Ragananthini Vethasalam

Ragananthini is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

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9 hours ago

Civil society, activists look at snap polls with horror

Pakatan Harapan’s work and reform undone with return of BN regime, they warn.

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Civil society, activists look at snap polls with horror

9 hours ago

Stimulus package gives tourism industry ‘breathing room’

Tourism association lauds measures that will ensure cashflow in the short term.

Stimulus package gives tourism industry ‘breathing room’

21 hours ago

Workers can reduce EPF contributions to 7%

Measure is effective from April 1 to December 31, but employees can opt to maintain current rate of 11%. 

Workers can reduce EPF contributions to 7%

22 hours ago

2020 GDP growth likely between 3.2% and 4.2%, says Dr Mahathir

Virus outbreak set to bring numbers down, just as it did in 2003 with SARS, interim PM explains.

2020 GDP growth likely between 3.2% and 4.2%, says Dr Mahathir

1 day ago

Non-partisan govt has pros and cons, say analysts

Such an arrangement could erase the opposition, leaving the leaders free of all checks and balances.

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Non-partisan govt has pros and cons, say analysts


1 day ago

Political turmoil hits investor confidence the most

Economists say short-term losses minimal if the situation resolved before the week ends but foreign investors likely to grow wary.

Political turmoil hits investor confidence the most

1 day ago

Softer demand for LNG due to Covid-19, says Petronas

O&G company blames financial results on ‘black swan’ drop in Chinese buyers.

Softer demand for LNG due to Covid-19, says Petronas

1 day ago

Petronas set to give govt RM24 billion dividend

This is substantially lower than the RM54 billion payout, special RM30 billion dividend given in 2018.

Petronas set to give govt RM24 billion dividend

1 day ago

Petronas net profit, revenue down in Q4 2019

This is due to net impairment of assets, lower revenue but partially offset by lower tax expenses.

Petronas net profit, revenue down in Q4 2019

2 days ago

Dr Mahathir meets Treasury officials on Covid-19 package

Former finance minister Lim Guan Eng finalised package on Monday on day Pakatan Harapan government collapsed.

Dr Mahathir meets Treasury officials on Covid-19 package

3 days ago

Stimulus package unlikely to be announced on Thursday, says Kian Ming

There is no longer a cabinet to approve ad hoc spending bill, says former deputy minister

Stimulus package unlikely to be announced on Thursday, says Kian Ming

3 days ago

Manic Monday after Dr Mahathir resigns

Pakatan has crumbled, and there is no solution in sight.

Manic Monday after Dr Mahathir resigns

4 days ago

At dinner, one pact ends, another begins

Allies break bread with foes at the end of a long day, with portents of more developments today.

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At dinner, one pact ends, another begins

4 days ago

After day of intrigue, Azmin says fight for reform continues

We will develop nation, bring prosperity to all Malaysians, PKR No. 2 tells media after dinner.

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After day of intrigue, Azmin says fight for reform continues

4 days ago

Umno set to join new coalition, says Annuar Musa

Party sec-gen hints at end to Pakatan pact.

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Umno set to join new coalition, says Annuar Musa