Economy

Export unit value index inches higher in October

by NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK/ FILE PIX 
Malaysia’s export unit value index was up marginally by 0.2% in October 2020 to 110.7 points from 110.5 ...

Economic target out of reach if CMCO continues

Malaysia’s ratings will be under pressure as govt debt continues to increase due to sluggish economic pace
by NUR HANANI AZMAN / graphic by MZUKRI ...

Govt mulls allowing companies deport detained migrants home

by NUR HANANI AZMAN / pic by BERNAMA
THE proposal to let big companies to fund the deportation costs of foreign workers without permit in depot will be ...
SME / Amin

SME employees expect support for career growth

by LYDIA NATHAN / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
WORKERS employed in small and medium enterprises (SMEs) expect better support from their employees to ...

Petronas to seek new biz in solar, wind energy


pic by BERNAMA PETROLIAM Nasional Bhd (Petronas) will continue to expand its business portfolio, particularly in renewable energy (RE), to build its ...
Ringgit

Ringgit to remain strong on positive fundamentals

Vaccine, stronger crude oil and energy prices, and fund inflows will be supportive to the local note
By FARA AISYAH / Pic TMR THE ringgit is expected ...

PN wins again as 3 more ministries’ budget passed

MITI’s expenditure took centre stage yesterday as it was passed with a slim majority of 110 to 104 in a bloc vote with 6 absentees
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Moody’s: Stable outlook for APAC telcos in 2021

by NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK/ FILE PIX
The Asian Pacific (APAC) telecommunications services are expected to have a stable outlook for the coming year on ...

Foreign worker exchange to solve manpower shortage


pic by AFP THE Employer Exchange Programme — which allows companies to hand over their foreign labours to other firms that are experiencing shortage ...

Malaysia needs to re-look at retirement age policy

by BERNAMA / pic by BERNAMA
MALAYSIA needs to relook at its retirement age policy, considering that the country is becoming an ageing society, said ...

Bumiputera corporate equity yet to reach 30%


pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL THE Bumiputera corporate equity ownership is still below the government’s 30% target, as it stood at 16.2% in 2015. Deputy ...

Masa supports revocation of cabotage exemption

Association intends to grant more opportunities for national vessels to participate in repairing undersea infrastructure, says chairman
by NUR HAZIQAH ...