Guan Eng insists govt extend loan moratorium to SMEs

DAP leader says small businesses lost RM40.7 billion in 2020, with 580,000 at risk of failure.

· 1 week ago

Guan Eng insists govt extend loan moratorium to SMEs

Finance Ministry asks banks to offer interest-free loan moratorium for 3 months

Tengku Zafrul hopes policy agreed with Pakatan would come into effect from October to December.

· 2 weeks ago

Finance Ministry asks banks to offer interest-free loan moratorium for 3 months

Make loan moratorium interest-free for B40, M40 groups, says Guan Eng

DAP secretary-general says offer pointless if it drives borrowers deeper into debt.

· 2 months ago

Make loan moratorium interest-free for B40, M40 groups, says Guan Eng

Applications for 6-month loan moratorium open tomorrow

No supporting documents are needed as approval will be given automatically.

· 2 months ago

Applications for 6-month loan moratorium open tomorrow

Credit card debts not included in loan moratorium, say banking associations

However, debtors can opt to convert the debts into a three-year loan.

By Raevathi Supramaniam · 2 months ago

Credit card debts not included in loan moratorium, say banking associations


Moratorium not interest-free, banks told to waive compound interest

Finance minister says up to borrower, bank to negotiate additional terms.

By Hailey Chung Wee Kye · 2 months ago

Moratorium not interest-free, banks told to waive compound interest

6-month loan moratorium for all income groups

Applications to open on July 7, says PM.

By Ragananthini Vethasalam · 3 months ago

6-month loan moratorium for all income groups

School bus drivers plead for moratorium on vehicle loans

Not knowing how long schools will remain shut, they have run out of funds to keep up with instalment payments.

By Hailey Chung Wee Kye · 3 months ago

School bus drivers plead for moratorium on vehicle loans

Businesses dispute ABM chairman’s say on loan moratorium

Group of 14 organisations say banks do not see people’s plight.

By Desmond Davidson · 3 months ago

Businesses dispute ABM chairman’s say on loan moratorium

Targeted moratorium best solution for country

· 3 months ago

Muslim restaurant owners want automatic loan moratorium, says report

Nearly 5,000 restaurant operators risk going bankrupt if no prompt assistance given.

· 3 months ago

Muslim restaurant owners want automatic loan moratorium, says report

Debt cancellation, not loan moratorium, the way forward

· 3 months ago

Loan moratorium brings little relief to motor industry

Auto dealers say a better solution is to allow car, motorcycle retailers to reopen for business.

By Bernard Saw · 2 months ago

Loan moratorium brings little relief to motor industry

Armada calls for automatic, interest-free loan moratorium

It would help boost spirits, says Bersatu youth wing.

· 3 months ago

Armada calls for automatic, interest-free loan moratorium

Giving blanket moratorium like using sledgehammer to crack nut, says Tengku Zafrul

Finance minister says reimposing measure risks affecting investors’ confidence in Malaysia’s policies in the long term.

· 3 months ago

Giving blanket moratorium like using sledgehammer to crack nut, says Tengku Zafrul