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GST - A laudable step taken by Najib

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 06:00

AFTER years of debate on its feasibility, Malaysia has finally opted for a broad-based goods and services tax (GST) at a relatively high level of 6 per cent. Given that the country has one of Asia's highest debt-to-GDP (gross domestic product) ratios at 54.8 per cent in 2013 - just below its own