Duty-free islands of Langkawi, Tioman and Labuan will be exempted from the Goods and Services (GST), said Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ahmad Maslan.

He said the tax exemption would benefit the islands and residents and would not have a negative to their economy.

Addressing a GST briefing here Sunday, he said the government would take measures to [...]

The 1Malaysia People’s Housing Scheme (PR1MA) has entered into partnership with the Langkawi Development Authority (Lada) to build 1,000 affordable homes.

The houses will be built about 2km from Kuah town on a 58.27ha site.

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, who witnessed the signing of the memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the project between PR1MA [...]