KOTA KINABALU (Aug 10): The government is ready to assist small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), including micro entrepreneurs in restarting their business activities to ensure that the country is on track to achieve its economic recovery target next year.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 7): Malaysia's June 2020 unemployment rate declined month-on-month to 4.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 28): Muslims could not travel back to their hometowns to celebrate Hari Raya Aidilfitri last May because interstate travel was not allowed then, but they can now do so for Hari Raya Aidiladha which falls on this Friday as there are no longer any such prohibitions.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 20): The government is mulling the idea of making it compulsory to use face masks in all public places as COVID-19 threat still persists, Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin announced.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 20): The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) has called for the loan moratorium for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and individuals which will end in September 2020, to be extended by a further six months.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 20): Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin will be delivering a special address on the latest developments on the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) at 4pm today.
PUTRAJAYA (July 8): Some 11,000 international students from Pakistan, Indonesia and Thailand have applied to return to Malaysia to resume their studies, said Higher Education Minister Datuk Noraini Ahmad (pictured) yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 27): In line with Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)’s decision to grant an automatic moratorium on loan payments for six months following the escalation of the fallout of Covid-19, Malaysian banks are doing their bit by announcing that they will not compound interest and profit rates on their loans.