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Budget 2011 Crucial Push Towards Nation's Economic Transformation

By Mikhail Raj Abdullah

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 17 (Bernama) -- Malaysians seem to take the nation's economic growth for granted.

RAM: No Immediate Lift Or Pressure On Credit Ratings From Budget 2011

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 26 (Bernama) -- RAM Rating Services Bhd does not foresee any immediate lift or pressure on credit ratings in its portfolio arising from Budget 2011.

Budget 2011 And ETP Roadmap Crucial For Growth, Says Oxford Business Group

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- Budget 2011 and the soon-to-be launched Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) roadmap are crucial initial moves towards achieving growth sustainability over medium term, according to Oxford Business Group (OBG).

Budget 2011 Business-and People-friendly Budget, Says Mustapa

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 19 (Bernama) -- Budget 2011 is a business-friendly budget that will improve investment climate and spur private sector investments, said International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed.

Budget 2011 Expansionary, Says AmResearch

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 18 (Bernama) -- The Budget 2011 is expansionary without compromising on prudence and a consolidation of the federal government's expenditure, said AmResearch Sdn Bhd.

Construction, Building Material Sectors In Spotlight For Budget 2011

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 18 (Bernama) -- The construction and building material sectors appear to be prime beneficiaries of the government's push to accelerate infrastructure spending and urban renewal under the Budget 2011.

Budget: Consumer Groups Laud Pertamaku Housing Scheme

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 (Bernama) -- Consumer groups have lauded Pertamaku housing scheme designed to help the young earning less RM3,000 monthly to buy houses as announced in Budget 2011.

Budget: A Spur To Creative Industry, Says Rais

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 (Bernama) -- Information Communication and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Dr Rais Yatim has described the RM200 million allocation to purchase creative products such as high quality locally-produced films, dramas and documentaries as spurring the creative industry.