Mah Weng Kwai says several witnesses did not have their statements recorded during the Suhakam inquiry into the disappearances of Pastor Koh and Amri and the new task force needs to seek them out.
Bekas CEO Malaysia Airlines menjangkakan ia tidak akan berlaku.
Budget hotel associations say the government has not approached them for discussions on the tax, and that foreign tourist arrivals have taken a hit from the RM10 fee.
Profits have dropped by 20% since the tax was introduced, says association president.
MAH mengemukakan cadangan pemansuhan cukai itu kepada Majlis Penasihat Kerajaan.
Wafiq says nothing has changed in a 5-star hotel since the tudung ban controversy last November.
Leaders of both parties say the event is also to express their commitment to jointly prepare for GE14.
MCA president Liow Tiong Lai, in his Christmas Day message, says it is a time for sincerity, kindness, forgiveness and urges Malaysians to sow seeds of harmony and acceptance.
Labour Department deputy DG says 7 hotels in Putrajaya first on the line, with more hotels to be visited soon in Kedah, Penang, Kuala Lumpur and Selangor.
The minister says prohibiting Muslim staff from wearing the hijab contradicts the federal constitution.
Minister says such a prohibition is discrimination and cannot be accepted, especially in a Muslim-majority country like Malaysia.
Penang chapter says no hotels in the state bar their staff from wearing the hijab.
Its head, Mas Ermieyati Samsudin, says people have freedom to practise their religion, as enshrined in the constitution.
It says hoteliers will have to spend at least RM5,000 to upgrade their accounting systems, which had only recently been upgraded at a cost of RM20,000.
Kechara volunteer finds the pair at McDonald's again after they disappeared from the hotel room he put them up in about two weeks ago.
They says regulating Airbnb accommodation providers, like what a Paris council has done, will provide a level playing field for all in the industry.
Parti Warisan Sabah says tourism tax is akin to pouring sand in Sabah's rice bowl, as tourism is a billion-ringgit industry there.
Industry players say the tax was pushed through without proper consultation and many things are unclear.
Pelancong akan kurang berbelanja dan tinggal tidak lama, kata ketua persatuan hotel di Pulau Pinang berhubung RUU Cukai Pelancongan 2017 yang diluluskan dengan undian suara majoriti Dewan Rakyat pagi tadi.
People will spend less and not stay as long, says hotel association chief in Penang on newly-passed Tourism Tax bill.
Hotel association president says hotel security will follow raiding party but no information on guests or rooms will be provided before or after a raid.
Bagaimanapun, pegawai perlu menyasarkan bilik spesifik, tidak boleh mengetuk dari pintu ke pintu, dan maklumat peribadi tetamu termasuk nombor bilik tidak boleh didedahkan.
BN parties will now have more time to discuss the bill before the matter is brought to Prime Minister Najib Razak and his deputy, says Gerakan.
It rubbishes call by Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) chief to ban buffets during Ramadan.
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