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  • Estimate $7.0 billion Revenues From Mobile Gaming By 2019 in SEA region

    South East Asia Mobile Gaming Industry Estimated To Generate US$7.0 billion by 2019. Southeast Asia’s mobile gaming revenues are expected to grow six-fold to over US$7.0 billion in the next five years thanks to smartphones and high-speed Internet access, an industry report said Tuesday. Revenues only crossed the $1.0 billion mark in 2014 but are expected to rise

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  • Money
    Monthly household income of Malaysians increase

    KUALA LUMPUR: The median monthly household income for Malaysians in 2014 increased by 11.7 per cent annually to RM4,585 from RM3,626 in 2012. The Department of Statistics Malaysia said this in its report on the Household Income and Basic Amenities Survey 2014, held to collect data on the characteristics of Malaysian households. “The survey was

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  • Ringgit may end 2015 above RM3.80

    KUALA LUMPUR: Having closed at RM3.7595 to the US Dollar last Friday, analysts are predicting that the beleaguered Ringgit is likely to go above the RM3.80 mark, reports Bloomberg. Among them, Macquarie Bank Ltd was said to be reviewing its previous end-of-year forecast of RM3.75 to the Dollar in the light of waning demand for

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    Higher income households pay more GST

    THOSE with a monthly household income of RM2,000 and below paid RM51.89 per month – or 2.59% of their earnings – under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) implemented from April 1, said the Finance Ministry. Under the previous Sales and Service Tax (SST), they only paid RM36.83 or 1.84% of their monthly earnings. Finance

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  • What should investors do?

    The economic growth momentum in the United States (U.S.), United Kingdom (U.K.), China, and Japan continues to remain uncertain. While the latest data for the U.S. indicates an improving economic trend, the timing of the next expected hike in the Federal Reserve’s funds rate, since 2006, is an overbearing concern. Global financial and commodity markets

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