Only a country that looks back switches from GST to SST — Ahmad Zahid
KUALA LUMPUR (July 19): Opposition leader Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi condemned Putrajaya's move to switch Malaysia's consumption tax system to sales and services tax (SST), from goods and services tax (GST).
In a press conference at the Parliament lobby today, Ahmad Zahid said only a country that looks back would make such a move.
"Although GST has been zero-rated, goods prices are not dropping. GST is implemented in more than 160 countries, only a country which look backwards move back to SST," he said.
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