Let us jump-start economy, retailers urge govt


Bernard Saw

Shopping malls in Kuala Lumpur and elsewhere stand empty as the MCO allows only essential services to operate. Without revenue coming in, retailers are struggling to cover expenses. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Afif Abd Halim, April 23, 2020.

PUTRAJAYA should allow more retailers to reopen and end the economic standstill triggered by Covid-19, said the Malaysia Retail Chain Association (MRCA).

The retail sector needs at least a year to get back on track, and prolonged closure will not only harm retailers but manufacturers as well, its president, Garry Chua, told The Malaysian Insight.


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  • Errrr... How do you dine with a mask on?

    Posted 3 months ago by Joe nuts