supply chain

Consumers spending appetite wanes during economic downturn

Domestic and global economic developments such as supply chain disruptions have resulted in higher costs and, thus, higher prices by…

18 hours ago

It’s (still) going to be hard to get a car

by ANJANI TRIVEDI (Bloomberg Opinion)  THE world’s biggest car company had a rough quarter, and its supply-chain problems aren’t going…

4 days ago

Pharmaceutical product shortages only temporary

by AZALEA AZUAR / Pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL DUOPHARMA Biotech Bhd is assuring that its product shortages are only temporary.…

4 weeks ago

Keep away from poultry stocks, Rakuten advises investors

by ANIS HAZIM / pic by BLOOMBERG RAKUTEN Trade Sdn Bhd has advised retail investors to avoid poultry stocks amid the chicken…

4 weeks ago

Why are we unnecessarily worked up at govt over price hikes?

by FIRDAUS ABDUL RAHMAN / Pic by MUHD AMIN NAHRUL IF YOU are late for work due to factors outside…

1 month ago

US cosmetics giant Revlon files for bankruptcy

US cosmetics giant Revlon has filed for bankruptcy after years of stiff competition from rivals focused on online sales and…

2 months ago

Targeted support needed to counter Ukraine war toll on East Asian economies

by SHANTANU MUKHERJEE IN TODAY’S hyper-connected world, with our interlinked economies, migrant diasporas and 24-hour news channels, it’s no surprise…

2 months ago

Corporate America Is Sounding the Alarm on the Economy

Corporate America has suddenly and drastically changed its tune on the US economy. Executives from Jamie Dimon and Elon Musk…

2 months ago

Malaysia needs resilient semiconductor supply chain

by FAYYADH JAAFAR /graphic by TMR IT IS absolutely necessary for Malaysia to have a more resilient and flexible semiconductor supply…

2 months ago

MISC’s 1Q earnings hit by finance costs

Revenue for the quarter, however, rises 12.9% YoY on higher revenue from all its segments by TMR / pic by TMR…

3 months ago

Businesses in Malaysia remain positive in 2Q22

by AZALEA AZUAR / Pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL BUSINESSES in Malaysia are expected to remain positive for the second quarter of this…

3 months ago

Singapore says GDP outlook challenged by war, covid shocks

SINGAPORE sees its economy expanding at the lower end of its expected range this year as the war in Ukraine…

3 months ago

Sarawak Oil Palms’ 1Q profit soars to RM195m

by ANIS HAZIM / graphic by TMR SARAWAK Oil Palms Bhd posted 147% in net profit to RM194.99 million for the…

3 months ago