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2012 Budget Backed By Strong Celestial Forces, Says Astrologer

By Yong Soo Heong

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 24 (Bernama) -- An award-winning astrologer, R. S. Maniam, says the presentation of the 2012 Budget by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak from 4.07 pm on Oct 7 will bring about beneficial changes for the rakyat because its timing was supported by positive celestial forces.

Budget Cuts Income Tax Exemption For Shipping Firms

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 (Bernama) -- The 2012 Budget proposed a reduction of

income tax exemption for shipping companies from 100 per cent to 70 per cent of statutory income.

Extension For Hybrid Cars Import And Excise Duties Removal Will Fuel Demand

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 (Bernama) -- The government's extension for full exemption on import duties and the excise duty for hybrid/electric vehicles until 2013 will further increase demand and awareness for the segment.

Opposition: 2012 Budget Focuses On People's Interest

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 (Bernama) -- The opposition coalition admitted that the 2012 Budget tabled by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today managed to focus on the interest of the people from all walks of life.

Budget To Modernise National Security Forces

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 (Bernama) -- Through provisions in Budget 2012, the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) can expect development, systematic administration and modern facilities, come next year.

Housing: Low Income Earners And The Homeless Get Shelter

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 (Bernama)-- The Budget 2012 which provides housing and shelter programmes will provide a more comfortable life for the low income earners and the homeless.

Budget 2012 Helps Put New Taxis On The Road - SPAD

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 (Bernama) -- The 2012 Budget proposal for budget taxi owners can help put new taxis on the road, resulting in a better quality taxi service for the people, Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) chairman Tan Sri Syed Hamid Albar said today.

Abolishment Of Miscellaneous Fees For Schoolchildren Meaningful - National PTA

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 (Bernama) -- The National Parent-Teacher Association has described the abolishment of the miscellaneous fees for primary and secondary students from the next school session as a very meaningful gift for the people.