Liberalising legal services sector – does it matter? Part 1

The Association of South East Asian Nations (Asean) is gradually moving towards achieving its goal of a common market by 2015. Malaysia, as a major trading nation has to find its place in this new regional alignment in order to benefit from this scenario of economic integration. With economic power and influence shifting from East … Read moreLiberalising legal services sector – does it matter? Part 1

Long way to go for Private Retirement Scheme

SC Chairman Datuk Ranjit Ajit Singh signing on the plaque to officiate PPA’s new office, with PPA chairman Datuk Zaiton Mohd Hassan (left) and PPA CEO Dato’ Steve Ong. Malaysians’ gross income replacement rate (gross income after retirement divided by gross income before retirement) is only around 30%, far behind the 66% rate recommended by … Read moreLong way to go for Private Retirement Scheme