KOTA KINABALU (Sept 15): Floods and a landslide triggered by heavy rain last night have forced the closure of six schools in three districts in Sabah, affecting 2,725 pupils, 190 teachers and 132 preschoolers.
SYDNEY (Sept 11): Australian low-cost airline Tigerair announced its formal closure due to pressures the company faced amid the Covid-19 pandemic, reported Xinhua news agency.
LOS ANGELES (Aug 5): The Walt Disney Company on Tuesday reported significant quarterly loss in its fiscal third quarter due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, reported Xinhua news agency.
MOSCOW (July 11): All Hong Kong schools will be closed again after a new surge in Covid-19 cases, Sputnik news agency quoted the South China Morning Post newspaper report on Friday, citing a medical source.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 4): More hotel closures seem to be the order of the day due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the latest casualties are three Swiss Garden International (SGI) hotels across the country, the New Straits Times (NST) reported today.
SINGAPORE (May 12): More than 8,600 business entities in Singapore have closed down in April - more than a double compared to March as well as during SARS in 2003 and economy recession in 2009, as Covid-19 pandemic continues to bite.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 12): Following the conditional movement control order (CMCO) with loosened restrictions announced by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, Resorts World Genting said its resorts at Genting, Awana, Kijal and Langkawi will remain closed until further notice.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 9): The retail and hospitality sectors were among those that have been badly hit as travel had come to an almost complete halt due to Covid-19, The Edge reported today.