Guan Eng: Nomura report is untrue, SST collection exceeds forecast

Published on 10 Jan 2019 8:06:00 PM

The government collected RM5.4bil from the Sales and Services Tax in the past two months, exceeding its estimate of RM4bil, said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.

He also refuted a report by Nomura Research that Malaysia would record a budget deficit of 3.9% for 2018.