GST on mobile reloads
The businesses can only impose telecommunications service tax after the customers activate the reload cards. That is the point where GST should be imposed...This means a RM10 top-up would cost RM10 instead of GST-inclusive RM10.60.
Khazali Ahmad, Customs director-general, insisting that the GST implementation on prepaid reload cards has to be done through "tax inclusive" which refers to the service tax imposed before pre-GST
As all the relevant parties had previously agreed to wait until the survey is completed, MCMC would urge that any further decision on this matter be made only after considering the survey results as well as the technical and financial implications.
Dr Halim Shafie, Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) chairman, insisting that the prices of RM10 prepaid reloads will remain at RM10.60 with 6% GST applied
Ahmad Maslan versus Dr M
Dr Asri and Dr Agus don't understand the GST, just like Dr Mahathir. That is all I can say. I hope those who advise and report to Dr Mahathir will give him the right picture. Don't give him wrong information.
Ahmad Maslan, deputy Finance Minister, telling his critics including former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad to learn about the goods and services tax (GST)
I do not know what he is talking about. He looks after finance, but he does not know anything about finance.
Dr Mahathir Mohamad, criticising Ahmad Maslan for not knowing anything about finance
I can confirm it is not her. However, I am not in liberty to reveal the name of the person (who gave him the tablets).
Lee Chong Wei, national shuttler, denying speculation that Rosmah Mansor, wife of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, had anything to do with his eight-month doping ban
There are rumours out there that she spent RM3 million just for flower decorations for the (daughter’s wedding). The problem is 'orang cerita' (people talk), it could be wrong or factual. 'Itu jadi masalah' (that is the problem).
Dr Mahathir Mohamad, claiming that people are discussing Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor and her allegedly lavish lifestyle
It is hoped that all parties in Pakatan Rakyat can use this as a lesson — in order for the cooperation in Pakatan Rakyat to be strengthened and solidified by respecting each other’s party policy in order to face Umno-BN.
Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man, PAS vice president, calling for Pakatan Rakyat (PR) parties to take heed and learn from how Penang PAS Youth resolved its spat with PKR’s youth wing and unite to face Barisan Nasional (BN) in the Permatang Pauh by-election