Vehicle sales down for 2nd consecutive month:
Total industry volume (TIV) for vehicles declined for the second
consecutive month with May's sales volume lower than April's by
2,855 units or 5.4%.
M’sia-Australia FTA to help expand bilateral trade:
The implementation of the Malaysia-Australia Free Trade
Agreement (Mafta), which came into effect on Jan 1, is expected
to widen and deepen bilateral trade engagement.
G8 leaders strike deal to fight tax evasion "scourge": Leaders of the G8 major economies
struck a deal on Tuesday to crack down on the "scourge" of
illegal tax evasion and fight corporate tax avoidance that rob
government coffers of billions.
Japan logs US$10.4b trade deficit for May:
Japan's trade deficit for May expanded 9.5 percent from a year
earlier to $10.4 billion, official data showed on Wednesday as
import costs rose on a weak yen.