Not right time to reinstate GST, says Steven Sim
Deputy finance minister says global economy still slow, prices of goods rising.
Customs ready to implement GST if given green light
DG says no indication from govt on reviving controversial levy as yet.
Court allows Petronas’s bid to quash RM15 million Customs Dept bill
Judge says Customs made mistake in billing oil company for goods already exported.
GST to be improved if reintroduced, says Tengku Zafrul
But finance minister says doubtful it can be re-implemented this year.
Businesses want improved GST refund system
Commercial associations looking for ‘correct’ return of tax, with reduced rate of 3-4%.
Think about people’s welfare before bringing back GST, govt told
PAS president says tax should not be imposed on basic goods.
GST likely to push car prices up 1-3%, says analyst
Real estate, media also likely affected sectors from controversial tax.
Bring back GST in targeted manner, says ex-customs DG
Subromaniam Tholasy says it is an efficient and business-friendly taxation system that can boost the country’s economy.
PH rejects reintroduction of GST, says move will burden people further
Opposition disagrees with PM’s proposal to bring back GST.
Ismail Sabri keen on reviving GST
Government apparently out of options, hammered by lost revenue from levy, plus spiralling subsidies.
Manufacturers want govt to strengthen economy
Federation calls for return of GST to ensure fair, transparent tax structure.
GST not main focus, says deputy finance minister
Govt denies Fitch downgrade caused by economic factors.
Finance Ministry has acted on GST recommendations, says PAC
All monies collected will be put into refund account insead consolidated account, says parliamentary panel.