The Covid-19 pandemic almost paralysed Malaysia during the Movement Control Order (MCO) lockdown period for six weeks from March 18, but business owners are optimistic that the market is gradually resuming its pace especially in the current Recovery MCO.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has urged tourism players to apply for the National Economic Recovery Plan (Penjana)'s Tourism Financing Scheme (PTF) worth RM1 billion to remain competitive in the new normal during the Covid-19 pandemic.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): Malaysia’s new ceiling price for three-ply face masks at RM1 per piece will be enforced beginning Saturday (Aug 15) in line with the government’s decision on the mandatory use of the item to curb the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Alexander Nanta Linggi said today.
PETALING JAYA (Aug 12): One in four people surveyed, said they are more likely to move house in the next 12 months due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Knight Frank research showed.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 11): Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has announced that its Shariah Advisory Council (SAC) has made a ruling on practices of restructuring of Islamic financing facilities during the Covid-19 crisis.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 6): The local Chinese business community remains gloomy on this year’s economic outlook, but over two-thirds of them feel they can survive the challenges brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 31): Malaysia’s unemployment rate, which rose to 5.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 30): Australia’s state of Victoria has recorded 13 deaths and 723 new cases today, reported the BBC.
PETALING JAYA (July 30): Malaysian showbusiness practitioners have seen their income badly impacted owing to the Covid-19 pandemic.