Khoo Gek San


Saturday, 24 Jul 2021 01:30 PM

Furniture factories seek nod to operate after workers vaccinated

Manufacturers suffer RM1.6 billion in losses more than a month after lockdown started on June 1.

Furniture factories seek nod to operate after workers vaccinated

Saturday, 24 Jul 2021 07:00 AM

Covid-19 strikes KL wholesale market again

4th outbreak has already suffering vendors on their knees, as custom dries up yet again.

Covid-19 strikes KL wholesale market again

Friday, 23 Jul 2021 07:00 AM

Longer operating hours not helping restaurants

Coffee shop owners say dining habits have changed, people afraid to go out.

Longer operating hours not helping restaurants

Tuesday, 20 Jul 2021 07:00 AM

Treat workers well or face US export ban, furniture makers warned

Deputy minister says industry faces cold shoulder from key export markets, if it behaves like glove makers.

Treat workers well or face US export ban, furniture makers warned

Monday, 19 Jul 2021 11:00 AM

Stronger ties, new markets boost crude palm oil sales

Deputy minister says ministry eyeing expansion into Africa, Middle East, United States.

Stronger ties, new markets boost crude palm oil sales


Sunday, 18 Jul 2021 07:00 AM

Loss of Bandar Malaysia deal not end of the world, economist says

Project failure unlikely to impact investment sentiment, SERC director says, with pandemic govt’s prime focus.

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Loss of Bandar Malaysia deal not end of the world, economist says

Saturday, 17 Jul 2021 06:58 AM

Govt indecision delaying RM1.3 billion plan for Subang airport, sources say

MAHB still awaiting green light to turn Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport into major aviation hub.

Govt indecision delaying RM1.3 billion plan for Subang airport, sources say

Wednesday, 14 Jul 2021 07:00 AM

Rising Covid-19 deaths fuel demand for coffins

However, manufacturers are facing labour and raw materials shortages due to lockdown restrictions.

Rising Covid-19 deaths fuel demand for coffins

Friday, 09 Jul 2021 11:00 AM

BN parties differ over support for Muhyiddin, say sources

Party insiders say MIC, MCA leadership remind Zahid he may not make unilateral decisions concerning the coalition.

BN parties differ over support for Muhyiddin, say sources

Wednesday, 07 Jul 2021 07:00 AM

Lend an ear to those grieving a Covid-19 death, say counsellors

One will not be of much help giving advice, they say.

Lend an ear to those grieving a Covid-19 death, say counsellors

Tuesday, 06 Jul 2021 07:00 AM

Tour bus operators indebted to credit companies face ruin

Owners say they must show proof of profit during lockdown to qualify for govt bailout loan.

Tour bus operators indebted to credit companies face ruin

Friday, 02 Jul 2021 07:00 AM

Hotel leasing a lifeline for small hotel owners, cost effective for investors

Kelantan FC owner Norizam Tukiman believes business model could help industry ride out pandemic restrictions.

Hotel leasing a lifeline for small hotel owners, cost effective for investors

Thursday, 24 Jun 2021 02:00 PM

2 F&B outlets fined RM10,000 each despite Miti approval letter

Past lockdown policy flip-flops continue to leave business owners in a bind.

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2 F&B outlets fined RM10,000 each despite Miti approval letter

Thursday, 24 Jun 2021 07:00 AM

Afraid of losing more customers, hawkers absorb losses

Rise in prices of goods, raw materials due to the Covid-19 pandemic pushes up their operating costs.

Afraid of losing more customers, hawkers absorb losses

Monday, 21 Jun 2021 06:58 AM

Pandemic yields fewer-than-expected property auctions

2021 could see more serviced apartments, SOHOs going under the hammer.

Pandemic yields fewer-than-expected property auctions