No Toll Rate Increase In 2014

It has been officially announced that there will be no toll rate hikes this year. Here is a timeline recap of the toll rate hike announcement and the highways affected.

7 Price Hikes We Can Expect In 2014

Toll fare, electricity tariff, cost of taking public transportation, and possibly further cuts in fuel subsidies; 2014 is beginning to look like a bleak financial year as we are hit with various price hikes.

DBKL Reduces Assessment Rates

If you are a homeowner in Kuala Lumpur, you can breathe a slight sigh of relief. The hike in assessment rate is still set to take effect but DBKL has announced a reduction in the quantum of increase.

2014: Bad Times Ahead?

The soaring cost of living is throwing Malaysian household budgets into chaos. Among the hardest to be hit are those from the middle-income group. This constitutes 40% of the workforce in Malaysia and is mostly made up of taxpayers who are not entitled to any financial aid from the government.