KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 13): The economic stimulus package by the Malaysian government to address the economic impact of the COVID-19 virus outbreak is expected to be introduced in end-February, Minister of Economic Affairs Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali said today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): Mega coffee shop chain Starbucks has announced it has closed about half of its almost 4,300 outlets in The People’s Republic of China, reported the BBC today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 28): The 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak has not shown any implications on Malaysia’s economy so far but it would affect the nation's growth if the outbreak continues to spread, said Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali (pictured).
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 24): The Economic Affairs Ministry (MEA) will continue to ensure the country's preparedness in dealing with the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak effectively by working closely with the Health Ministry through development funding to enhance national preparedness to face health emergencies and outbreaks.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 27): The government will ensure economic development is not “geographically centred” by boosting economic activities at selected locations based on the strength and uniqueness of each area, said Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 11): The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MEA) has allocated RM120 million for upgrading and repair work at court buildings throughout the country.
ISKANDAR PUTERI (Nov 25): Six development projects estimated to cost a total of RM101.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 6): A travel agency has filed a suit against Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali over alleged non-payment of nearly RM329,000 in travel bills incurred by him and his family, including for his much-publicised Sandakan trip during the by-election there.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 22): Khazanah Nasional Bhd has shortlisted four investors to be the strategic partner in Malaysia Airlines Bhd, according to Minister of Economic Affairs Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.