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GST not in budget or election policy: PM - ‎2 hours ago‎
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has ruled out making changes to the GST beyond the federal election amid claims by Labor the coalition might try to revive the proposal down the track.

The GST bill is like a cricket match that India needs to win

Economic Times - ‎9 hours ago‎
The above example tells you what is happening with the GST (Goods and Services Tax) bill. The two batsmen are the BJP and the Congress.
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Don't believe lies over supposed GST increase, says Najib

New Straits Times Online - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today urged the people of Sarawak to not fall for the lies perpetuated by the Opposition with regards to the Goods and Services Tax (GST). In his latest blog post, Najib explained that in the last few ...

BJP paying price for previous stand on GST: Thomas Issac, former FM Kerala

Economic Times - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
CPM leader Thomas Issac says the BJP was not serious about GST when it was out of power at the Centre and is paying the price for it.

Minimum wage and GST dominate May Day rally in KL

Malaysiakini (subscription) - ‎4 hours ago‎
Issues concerning minimum wage and the Goods and Services Tax (GST) took centrestage at Parti Sosialis Malaysia's annual May Day rally in Kuala Lumpur today.

Ageing to force up GST after election: economist

Perth Now - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
GST must play a bigger role,” he told The Sunday Times. “We have to increase it to see income tax rates come down. “We're looking at a smaller proportion of people in the workforce supporting a larger proportion of retirees.

'Govt. prepared to implement GST'

The Hindu - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
The State government is ready to implement Goods and Services Tax (GST), said V.K. Baby, Special Secretary in-charge, Taxes.
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WA to use GST compo for airport train line - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Western Australia's recent $490 million present from Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to offset a low GST share will go towards its $2 billion airport rail project.

NT budget takes $750m hit after GST revenue loss

NT News - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Mr Giles said despite the “approximately $750 million” in less GST revenue, the Government “remains committed to improving services in education, health and child protection.

Need to call government's bluff on GST: Kamal Nath

Economic Times - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Maintaining that the Centre, even nearly two years after assuming office, has not put in place the required infrastructure framework, including a credible IT platform, for the GST rollout, Nath said it was time to "call the government's bluff". He ...

GST not the main concern of rural folk

New Straits Times Online - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
SIBU: AN old Iban folklore tells of a young woman who found a shiny gold bracelet by the roadside while on her way home. The sparkling piece of jewellery had intricately-designed carvings.

Voters prefer negative-gearing changes to higher GST, super tax cuts

The Australian Financial Review - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
Voters prefer Labor's policy for negative-gearing cuts rather than higher GST or cuts to superannuation concessions, and do not consider reducing the government debt to be the economic priority, according to a national poll.

Iron ore price causes Tasmania's GST hit

Tasmania Examiner - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
TASMANIA has falling iron ore prices to blame for losing half a billion dollars in GST payments, leading economist Saul Eslake says.
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Branded handbag retailer fined $190000 over GST evasion of thousands of luxury goods

The Straits Times - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
SINGAPORE - A retailer of branded handbags and wallets has been fined $190,000 for fraudulent evasion of Goods and Services Tax (GST), Singapore Customs said on Thursday (April 28). The total amount of GST Yu Chung Tan evaded on all the goods ...

Govt cuts GST on petroleum products for May

DunyaNews Pakistan - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
LAHORE (Dunya News) - Implementing on Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif's announcement, the government has cut General Sales Tax (GST) on petroleum products. The Prime Minister had announced during his address yesterday in Mansehra that ...

Seller who evaded GST fined $190k

The Straits Times - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
A branded handbag and wallet seller who evaded more than $50,000 in goods and services tax (GST) was fined $190,000 on Wednesday.

RSS does not want government to pass GST bill: Congress

ABP Live - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
New Delhi: The Congress on Friday asserted that the RSS does not want the government to push the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill for passage in parliament. The party said it will support the key legislation if the Narendra Modi government agrees to ...
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GST return levels poll playing field

Perth Now - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
In the past decade, WA Labor and Liberal treasurers and leaders having taken WA's GST plight to Canberra and none of prime ministers Kevin Rudd, Julia Gillard, Tony Abbott and now Malcolm Turnbull has been prepared to fix a problem crippling WA.

GST rollout, infra funding an uphill climb for India: Moody's

Economic Times - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
"We also expect that some aspects of the government's policy agenda -- such as the implementation of GST and bridging India's large infrastructure deficit - will still face an uphill climb," it said.

Leaders squib GST challenge

Business News - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
Colin Barnett's political fellow travellers seem unwilling to help him in his efforts to achieve GST distribution reform.