Pada asas bulan ke bulan, PPI pengeluaran tempatan meningkat 0.2% pada Mei.
Minister Yeo Bee Yin says a lot of IPP contracts were awarded directly in 2017 and they didn't offer competitive rates.
The former prime minister says the state investment arm took over many of the independent power producers and put a stop to lopsided agreements.
Pembatalan projek itu berikutan ketidakpatuhan terhadap syarat yang dikenakan dalam surat tawaran oleh pihak pemaju.
Former prime minister defends allegations that the former ambassador to the US became wealthy because of their relationship.
Bekas menteri kewangan kedua itu berkata, ini boleh dielakkan jika kontrak baru ditawarkan melalui bidaan terbuka.
The former BN minister says this can be avoided if new contracts are given through open bidding.
Tanpa menjelaskan butiran mengenai syarikat terbabit, Yeo berkata, satu daripada IPP berkenaan adalah syarikat senarai awam.
He says government will ensure Proton’s survival and 'will rescue whatever we have to rescue'.
Prime Minister Najib Razak says some agreements made by government in the past were so lopsided, they became a burden to the people.
The DAP parliamentary leader says Prime Minister Najib Razak failed to address concerns surrounding 1Malaysia Development Bhd in his speech when tabling Budget 2018 yesterday.
PJ Utara MP Tony Pua derides Prime Minister Najib Razak's 'fake news' but thanks latter for 'admitting BN's guilt' on issue of independent power producers.
Listing may also help to smooth over misgivings about Chinese ownership of Malaysia’s second largest independent power producer.
Minister in the Prime Minister's Department says Edra had in fact enabled 1MDB to drastically reform the nation's independent power plant (IPP) industry.
Penjualan Edra Energy membuktikan kerajaan rela menggadaikan keselamatan negara kepada syarikat asing demi menyelamatkan 1MDB.
Rafizi Ramli akan memfailkan usul itu susulan dakwaan kerajaan membatalkan had ekuiti pegangan syarikat asing dalam sektor tenaga negara.
SESB said the shut down by the IPP of the four generators in 23 seconds prevented the power supplier from load shedding to balance the demand.
What options are available to the opposition to counter price hikes that have plagued the nation?
If TNB and SESB could not operate efficiently, then the government should end their monopoly and open the electricity sector to other players, says Jeffrey Kitingan.
If the power hike is meant to reduce government's subsidy burden, why is there an estimated spike in profits for TNB?
Taiping MP Nga Kor Ming says the electricity tariff hike cannot be justified because a large percentage of the power reserve margin is going to waste.
In his blogpost "The Truth about Subsidies", Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Idris Jala said that gas subsidies is only meant for consumers.
The writer uses satire to argue his case over the recent fuel price hike.
In the 2012 Budget, Independent Power Producers were given RM8 billion subsidy, so why didn't the federal government touch them first.
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