Budget 2016 Media Interviews

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Budget 2016 Media Interviews

Post-Budget 2016 Analysis by Channel NewsAsia with Yee Wing Peng

23 October 2015

Channel NewsAsia conducted a live interview in its prime news at 9:00 p.m. on 23 October with Yee Wing Peng, Country Tax Leader of Deloitte Malaysia. He shared his overall assessment on Budget 2016, impact of tax hike for high income earners, talent retention, purpose of more GST exempt items and impact on GST collection, effectiveness of tax incentive for tourism industry and the simplification of visa application in attracting foreign tourists.

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Post-Budget 2016 Special by The Edge TV with Yee Wing Peng

23 October 2015

The Edge TV hosted a post-Budget 2016 special featuring Wing Peng on 23 October. He shared with The Edge TV’s Nadia S Hassan and Charlotte Chong on how he felt about the Budget 2016.

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Post-Budget 2016 Special by The Edge TV with Tan Eng Yew

23 October 2015

The Edge TV also held a post-Budget 2016 interview with Tan Eng Yew, GST Leader of Deloitte Malaysia on 23 October. The Edge TV’s Nadia S Hassan and Charlotte Chong discussed the post-GST implementation and its interaction with the proposed hike in personal tax rates.

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Panel Discussion by The Star Online with Chee Pei Pei

23 October 2015

The Star Online held a panel discussion with Chee Pei Pei, Financial Services Industry Tax Leader of Deloitte Malaysia on 23 October. She discussed salient points of Malaysia's Budget 2016 along with various tax experts for the webcast on StarTV.

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Budget 2016 Live Panel Discussion by TV2 with Sim Kwang Gek

23 October 2015

TV2 held a live Budget 2016 panel discussion on 23 October with Sim Kwang Gek, Mergers and Acquisitions Tax Leader of Deloitte Malaysia. Apart from a discussion on key issues pre-Budget 2016, she and fellow industry experts provided commentaries as the Budget 2016 was unveiled, and later gave an analysis on the main issues of Budget 2016.

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Budget 2016 Live Panel Discussion by Astro Awani with Theresa Goh

23 October 2015

Astro Awani held a live Budget 2016 panel discussion on 23 October with Theresa Goh, Transfer Pricing Leader of Deloitte Malaysia. She discussed key pre-Budget 2016 issues with fellow industry experts and also gave a commentary as the Budget 2016 was unveiled. They closed with key takeaways of the Budget 2016.

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Pre-Budget 2016 Live Panel Discussion by Astro Awani with Bruce Hamilton

23 October 2015

Astro Awani also held a pre-Budget 2016 live panel discussion on 23 October with Bruce Hamilton, GST Director of Deloitte Malaysia. He shared his insights on what he expects the Malaysian government would do with the collected GST funds and predictions for Budget 2016.

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Pre-Budget 2016 Interview by LiteFM with Ang Weina

22 October 2015

Lite FM held a pre-Budget 2016 interview with Ang Weina, Global Employee Services (GES) Leader of Deloitte Malaysia on 22 October. Along with LiteFM's Steve & Shaz, she discussed what to watch for in the Budget 2016 in relation to properties, taxes, employment and healthcare.

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Pre-Budget 2016 Live Interview by Bloomberg TV Malaysia with Yee Wing Peng

22 October 2015

Bloomberg TV Malaysia held a pre-Budget 2016 live interview with Wing Peng on 22 October for its Moving Malaysia programme. Yee said exporters should be given more tax breaks in Budget 2016. He also told Bloomberg TV Malaysia’s Sophie Kamaruddin that the country’s corporate and personal income tax structures are no longer competitive and should be gradually reduced.

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Pre-Budget 2016 Interview by TV3 with Tan Eng Yew

22 October 2015

TV3 aired a pre-Budget 2016 interview with Eng Yew on 22 October. He shared his budget predictions specifically on the GST, and how the Malaysian government can channel the collected funds. He appeared on Buletin Utama with various industry experts.

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Pre-Budget 2016 Discussion by TraxxFM with Theresa Goh

22 October 2015

Traxx FM spoke with Theresa on 22 October ahead of Budget 2016. She discussed her pre-budget expectations with Traxx FM’s Kong Eu. They talked about measures to solve the fiscal deficit, improving education for Malaysians, upskilling the work force and others.

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Pre-Budget 2016 Interview by TV3 with Ang Weina

21 October 2015

TV3 aired a pre-Budget 2016 interview with Weina on Buletin Utama on 21 October. She hoped that the highest bracket for personal tax could be reduced to 20 percent in the Budget 2016.

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Pre-Budget 2016 Interview by TV3 with Sim Kwang Gek

21 October 2015

TV3 aired a pre-Budget 2016 interview with Kwang Gek on Buletin 1.30 on 21 October. She hoped to see the corporate tax rate reduced gradually to 20 percent in order to increase competitiveness.

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Pre-Budget 2016 Panel Chat by Bloomberg TV Malaysia with Senthuran Elalingam

16 October 2015

Bloomberg TV Malaysia held a pre-Budget 2016 panel chat with Senthuran Elalingam, GST Director of Deloitte Malaysia on 16 October for its Moving Malaysia programme. He discussed how businesses have adapted to the new tax structure and expectations for Budget 2016 along with MICPA council member Poon Yew Hoe.

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