PETALING JAYA (May 10): At least RM135 million of revenue in the food and beverage segment were evaporated during last year’s Ramadan period, due to the implementation of movement control order (MCO), according to Malaysian Association of Hotels (MAH).
Singapore (April 26): Despite the market slowdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Singapore hospitality market has remained robust with the opening of several new hotels, reported CNA.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 21): The customer is not always right.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 7): The occupancy rates in hotels nationwide has increased by 24% since the government began allowing tourism travel between states placed under the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) from March 10.
PUTRAJAYA (March 24): The Federal Court ruled today that hoteliers cannot use the 10% service charge paid by customers to meet the minimum wage requirement, and instead must pay their employees the charges collected in addition to their salaries.
GEORGE TOWN (March 19): The hotel industry in Penang is expected to have proper recovery in their business in 2022, the Malaysian Association of Hotels Penang branch chairman Raj Kumar said yesterday.
KOTA KINABALU (March 18): Sabah has allowed buffets at all hotels and accommodations with in-house restaurants during the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) period with strict adherence to the standard operating procedure (SOP).
KUALA LUMPUR (March 12): OYO Hotel and Homes is offering OYO hotels as accommodation place for frontliners working at the Covid-19 quarantine centres across the nation.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 2): The world's first 'space hotel' will start construction in 2025 and “could be operational as early as 2027”, the Daily Mail reported yesterday.