Malaysia aims to achieve zero hardcore poverty by 2025 World

Malaysia aims to achieve zero hardcore poverty by 2025

Malaysia’s government is optimistic about achieving the target of zero hardcore poverty by the end or 2025 with new integrated and holistic approaches in implementing the pilot projects towards increasing their income, Bernama news agency reported.
Vietnam hopes for exemption of residence, income taxes for interns in Japan Society

Vietnam hopes for exemption of residence, income taxes for interns in Japan

Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) Dao Ngoc Dung had a working session with Japanese Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) Katsunobu Kato in Tokyo on September 5, suggesting that the Japanese side consider the exemption of residence tax and income tax for Vietnamese interns as applied to those from other countries.
Malaysia: Low-income households hard hit by inflation World

Malaysia: Low-income households hard hit by inflation

Malaysia's economy is on a recovery path, but ongoing inflation is inflicting hardship on certain segments, including low-income households who have been disproportionately affected by rising price pressures, said Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM).
Localities taking lead in national ranking indexes Society

InfographicLocalities taking lead in national ranking indexes

Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Binh Duong, Dong Nai, Hai Phong, Quang Ninh and Ba Ria-Vung Tau are localities that frequently top the national rankings of foreign investment attraction, budget collection, per capita income and competitiveness index, among others.