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LOOK: World's biggest airport for budget airlines SEPANG, Malaysia — Malaysia is seeking an increase in its tourist arrivals with the opening of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2), the world's largest airport for budget airlines. The construction of the airport, operated by state-linked … Read more on ABS CBN News

Malaysia opens world's largest airport for budget airlines The much-delayed new facility near the main Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) officially commenced operations when a flight by Malaysia-based Malindo Air touched down at 12:05 am (1605 GMT) on Friday. Dubbed "KLIA2", authorities say the … Read more on Sydney Morning Herald

DBKL increases budget as it aims to turn KL into world class city The mayor said the bigger budget is to finance its five strategic focuses, which are connecting the city via pedestrian walkways and better road system, enhancing economic prosperity, turning Kuala Lumpur into eco-city, city for the people and to … Read more…

DBKL budget to focus on Greater KL, infrastructure Mayor Datuk Ahmad Phesal Talib said RM166.9 million would be for the Greater KL/KV programme, which is also a project under the 10th Malaysia Plan, involving greening maintenance of recreation parks, such 'River of Life', 'Greener KL', 'Pedestrian … Read more on Sin Chew Jit Poh

Malaysia PM courts voters in budget, pledges lower deficit KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak courted voters with one-off perks on Friday in his last budget before a national election, while reassuring markets by pledging to cut the country's fiscal deficit and tackle a rising debt … Read more on Reuters

SMEs Eye More Government Assistance Programmes In Budget 2013 KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 25 (Bernama) — Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) want more government assistance programmes in Budget 2013 to help them develop their businesses, said a United Overseas Bank (M) Bhd (UOB) survey. The UOB SME Survey … Read more on Bernama