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How Serious Is Malaysia’s RM1 Trillion Debt?

By May 25, 2018 12:00 pm

Let’s get the facts straight; Malaysia has financial obligations amounting to RM1.087 trillion ringgit, as at December 31, 2017. This includes Federal Government Debt, Government Guarantees, and lease payments for Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects such as construction of schools, hostels, rental, maintenance of roads, police stations, hospitals, etc. The official Federal Government Debt of RM686.8 billion equates […]

Understanding Living Wage in Malaysia

By May 15, 2018 3:00 pm

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) recently introduced the concept of “Living Wage” and it created quite a bit of confusion. It really is guide on what is acceptable as minimum living standards, it is not a minimum wage indicator nor a benchmark to assess poverty. Here we’ll explain what a “Living Wage” is and how it impacts […]

UnionPay – The Leading Global Payment Network

By January 24, 2018 4:53 am

  Most Malaysians are familiar with the terms “Visa’”, “Mastercard”, and ”Amex” whether they are a debit or credit cardholders. For those who haven’t heard of them, these are the payment technology companies that allow banks and merchants to transact through users (you and every other debit/credit cardholders).

失业后要做的8件事情

By January 15, 2018 1:48 am

最近新闻报告指出,Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF)预计今年大马会有5万人士会失业。而去年1月到9月期间,就已经有高达3万7百的大马人被裁员。这样看来,经济不景气的景象视乎还是会延续下去。

Best Postpaid Plans For iPhone X in Malaysia

By November 21, 2017 7:25 am

iPhone X is about to hit the stores in Malaysia and the top four telco companies have released their plans to get one. To help you compare the best postpaid plan for an iPhone X, we have listed out all the plans and made some suggestions for you below.

Employment Insurance Scheme Is Official And Here’s What You Need To Know

By October 31, 2017 3:43 am

Updated 31 October 2017 According to TradingEconomics.com, Malaysia’s labor force participation rate is about 67% as of April 2016 where 14.2 million people are employed out of the total of 14.71 million. With the gloomy economy dragged by the oil price crash and a series of multinational corporation budget cuts which led to high number […]

Bajet 2018: Will the Rakyat Get What They Want?

By October 11, 2017 9:41 am

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak will be tabling the 2018 Budget later this month on Friday, 27 October 2017. There has been much speculation about what will be put forward but let’s take a look at some of the more common requests from the rakyat. How do we keep up with the rising […]