Tax Incentive for the Provision of Employee Accommodation

The Rules allow a company incorporated under the Companies Act 2016 (Act 777) and resident in Malaysia which is carrying on the  business of manufacturing or manufacturing related services and has obtained an approval of compliance under the [email protected] to claim a tax deduction on the provision of employees’ accommodation. For the purpose of ascertaining the adjusted income of […]

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Islam, Climate Change and Budget 2022

Introduction Extreme weather and global warming are causing severe floods, globally.  Most recently, in Malaysia, three days of heavy downpour caused severe flooding in eight states.  As of Monday (20 December 2021), more than 50,000 people were evacuated from their homes. This is the worst flood in the country in terms of displaced residents.  The […]

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Sabah ties up with Shandong Port to become BIMP-EAGA logistics hub

KOTA KINABALU: The Palm Oil Industrial Cluster (POIC) Sabah Sdn Bhd has signed a strategic collaboration with China’s Shandong Port Overseas Development Group, the biggest port operator in the world. The agreement was signed today between POIC Sabah chief executive officer Datuk Freddie Gan and Shandong Port deputy general manager Xu Wei. Gan said the […]

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SALIHIN joins IR as the exclusive Capital Markets and Transactional Services Member in Malaysia

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Dr Salihin Abang of SALIHIN Law Firm. Dr Salihin has joined IR as our exclusive Capital Markets and Transactional Services Member in Malaysia. Mr. Salihin is the Founder and Group Managing Partner of SALIHIN and one is of the past presidents […]

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Parts of Sarawak Report editor’s defence struck off in defamation suit filed by Apandi’s former officer

KUALA LUMPUR (March 23): Twenty paragraphs and subparagraphs in Sarawak Report editor Claire Rewcastle Brown’s defence statement in a defamation suit filed by Mabel Sheela Mutthiah were ordered to be struck off by the High Court on Wednesday (March 23). Mabel, who served as a special officer to former attorney general Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi […]

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David Gurupatham & Koay joins IR as the exclusive Real Estate Member in Malaysia

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Koay Eng Hooi of David Gurupatham & Koay. Koay has joined IR as our exclusive White Collar Crime Member in India. Koay Eng Hooi is a co-founder and Senior Partner in our firm. He is admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor […]

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Dato’ Raveendra Kumar Nathan participates in the IR Global Virtual Series – Day of Reckoning: Insolvencies in a post pandemic world

Foreward by Andrew Chilvers When the UK government recently paid Cardiff Airport’s £42.6 million debt and then provided £42.6 million in grants, it was following the same path adopted by governments around the world to try to bring long-term stability to businesses during the pandemic. Emergency measures like these were designed to protect companies during […]

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Day of Reckoning:

Insolvencies in a post pandemic world

Insolvencies: The next pandemic? When the UK government recently paid Cardiff Airport’s £42.6 million debt and then provided £42.6 million in grants, it was following the same path adopted by […]

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