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KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- Malaysia's labour force participation rate fell by 0.1 per cent year-on-year to 67.7 per cent, or 15.02 million in July 2017 , said the Statistics Department.


KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 18 (Bernama) -- AmBank Group clinched the Best FX (foreign exchange) Bank award for Corporates and Financial Institutions for the sixth consecutive year at the 11th Annual Alpha Southeast Asia Best Financial Institution Awards and Seventh Corporate Awards 2017, in Singapore recently.


KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 18 -- The Goods and Services Tax Act 2014 will be amended to enable the government to collect billions of ringgit in taxes from foreign companies operating in Malaysia under the Digital Economy.


SHAH ALAM, Sept 17 (Bernama) -- The four-day Selangor International Expo (SIE) 2017, which comes to a close today, has recorded deals worth about RM200 million compared with RM112 million in the SIE 2016.


KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 17 (Bernama) -- Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) continues to play an active role in supporting Malaysia's renewable energy (RE) generation target by leveraging its competitiveness and strength, both locally and overseas.


By Mohd Fazil Ahmad

KUALA NERANG, Sept 17 (Bernama) -- Despite losing more than RM30,000 in an aborted sale, ex-teacher Habsah Abdul Rahman bounced back in her poultry farming business in Kampung Perik, Mukim Kurung Hitam here.


By Niam Seet Wei, Nurunnasihah Ahmad Rashid & Harizah Hanim Mohamed

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 17 (Bernama) -- Analysts have commended on Malaysia's commitment to further improve ties with the US following Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's recent visit to Washington DC.