Bernard Saw

Bernard is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

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2 hours ago

Targeted EMCO better for Klang, local reps say

They say a full, drawn-out lockdown will cause sectors to lose even more money.

Targeted EMCO better for Klang, local reps say

3 days ago

Businesses trying to dupe authorities over MCO regulations

Some just misunderstand the rules, say industry reps.

Businesses trying to dupe authorities over MCO regulations

2 weeks ago

Why are we not essential services, ask traditional medicine practitioners

It does not make sense to shut down traditional and complementary medicine centres, they say.

Why are we not essential services, ask traditional medicine practitioners

3 weeks ago

Business owners plan to cut jobs, overheads after lockdown

Up to four in 10 enterprises are expected to suffer financial difficulties as a result of new Covid curbs.

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Business owners plan to cut jobs, overheads after lockdown

3 weeks ago

Covid-19-positive mums recount anxiety after giving birth

There is further distress, as they have to be isolated, separated from their infant.

Covid-19-positive mums recount anxiety after giving birth


3 weeks ago

The cost of giving birth as a Covid-19 patient

On top of regular hospital fees, expect to fork out RM20,000 to RM30,000 more for precautionary measure charges.

The cost of giving birth as a Covid-19 patient

3 weeks ago

September opening or bust for tourism sector

Industry folk say their survival hinges on permission to resume business following mass vaccination.

September opening or bust for tourism sector

4 weeks ago

Wedding planners miss peak months due to MCO 3.0

30% have shut down, remaining barely hanging on, says association.

Wedding planners miss peak months due to MCO 3.0

4 weeks ago

Former Covid-19 patients say recovery long, hard battle

Fight continues for those still struggling with post-infection effects.

Former Covid-19 patients say recovery long, hard battle

1 month ago

Disinfection volunteers have hands full with worsening Covid-19 pandemic

Increase in workload and infections lead to some volunteers contracting the virus.

Disinfection volunteers have hands full with worsening Covid-19 pandemic

1 month ago

MCO 3.0 likely to slow economic recovery, say analysts

While financial damage nowhere on scale of 2020 lockdown, national coffers will still feel pinch.

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MCO 3.0 likely to slow economic recovery, say analysts

1 month ago

GE15 to be fight for Malay vote, say analysts

Umno, PAS and Bersatu will be battling to win the favour of the community.

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GE15 to be fight for Malay vote, say analysts

1 month ago

New investment agenda must focus on resolving business pain points, say experts

They say govt should aim to attract high-tech, green technology investors.

New investment agenda must focus on resolving business pain points, say experts

1 month ago

Retail industry players pessimistic about future of e-commerce

Easing of movement restrictions sees consumer market migrating back to traditional brick-and-mortar stores.

Retail industry players pessimistic about future of e-commerce

1 month ago

Difficult to recreate Najib’s Bossku phenomenon, analysts say

Fractured parties on both sides of the divide leave leaders with limited appeal.

Difficult to recreate Najib’s Bossku phenomenon, analysts say