BUDGET 2013Wednesday, October 03, 2012
KUALA LUMPUR: The increase in real property gains tax (RPGT) announced in Budget 2013 will not have significant impact on the property sector, according two developers.
KUALA LUMPUR: A total of RM2.7bil is still available for green technology projects under the Green Technology Financing Scheme (GTFS), according to Malaysia Green Technology Corp acting CEO Ahmad Zairin Ismail.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia expects the newly-introduced exchange-traded bonds and sukuks (ETBS) to rapidly gain momentum and attract foreign issuances out of Malaysia under Budget 2013.
PETALING JAYA: Stocks from the tobacco and brewery sectors that were spared sin taxes in Budget 2013, continued rising for the second day on Bursa Malaysia.
JOHOR BARU: Mentri Besar Datuk Abdul Ghani Othman described the Budget 2013 as a responsible move that would spur the country’s growth.
JOHOR BARU: First-time house buyers – especially young couples are the main benefactors under the Budget 2013 with many schemes and incentives said UDA Holdings chairman Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed.