August 15, 2020 House of Trust

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Rethink the EPF Withdrawal Scheme

March 25, 2020

March 25, 2020

As part of the revised economic stimulus package, Employees Provident Fund contributors under the age of 55 are allowed to...

Covid-19: Act Fast & Do Whatever it Takes!

March 24, 2020

March 24, 2020

As of March 24th 2020, there are already over 384,000 cases of Coronavirus worldwide, with 16,591 deaths. Though over 102,000...

Senarai Kabinet Malaysia 2020

March 9, 2020

March 9, 2020

Menteri Kanan – Menteri Perdagangan Antarabangsa dan Industri YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Azmin AliTimbalan Menteri: Datuk Lim Ban Hong (akan...

Response to Economic Stimulus Package 2020

March 4, 2020

March 4, 2020

The stimulus package was still announced despite the past week’s political headwinds, indicating the commitment of the interim Prime Minister...

Rethinking Classifications of Poverty in Malaysia

February 14, 2020

February 14, 2020

Khazanah Research Institute recently published a short opinion piece entitled “Are Both the B40 and M40 ‘Poor’? Evidence from an...

International Affairs Update (Week 1 of February 2020)

February 13, 2020

February 13, 2020

A. Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) What is it? Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from...

Weekly Economic Update (Week 1 of February 2020)

February 5, 2020

February 5, 2020

I. Bank Negara Malaysia reduces Overnight Policy Rate[1] (OPR) to 2.75 percent 25 basis point reduction (second time in less than 6...

Response to the Ministry of Economic Affairs Performance Report 2019

January 28, 2020

January 28, 2020

Recently, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MEA) published a report on the ministry’s initiatives, achievement and performance in Malaysia’s socio-economic...

Weekly Economic Update (Week 3 of January 2020)

January 22, 2020

January 22, 2020

I. Retrenchment & Downsizing in 2020 Malaysia’s unemployment rate could rise from 3.3% to between 3.4% and 3.6% in 2020...

International Affairs Update (Week 2 of January 2020)

January 16, 2020

January 16, 2020

A. Singapore i) E-Scooters Ban $1 billion to triple cycling path network in Singapore amid the e-scooters ban on footpaths ...