Takiyuddin off the hook for emergency ordinances controversy

Speaker says motion against former law minister expired without decision.

By Chan Kok Leong, Mohd Farhan Darwis, Ragananthini Vethasalam · 2 weeks ago

Takiyuddin off the hook for emergency ordinances controversy

Who cares about our old age when we have no food now!

· 2 months ago

Use emergency powers to make banks extend loan moratorium, says Guan Eng

DAP leader says to include M40 as they too suffer losses, may slip into B40 group.

· 3 months ago

Use emergency powers to make banks extend loan moratorium, says Guan Eng

Malaysians want loan moratorium extension

Many struggling to make ends meet, saying deferring loans could be a lifeline.

By Ravin Palanisamy · 7 months ago

Malaysians want loan moratorium extension

Opposition MPs call for 6-month loan repayment moratorium 

This will ease anxiety, improve cashflow, they say.

· 8 months ago

Opposition MPs call for 6-month loan repayment moratorium 


Automatic loan moratorium for B40, small businesses

Application process is simplified for M40 group.

By Chan Kok Leong, Diyana Ibrahim · 10 months ago

Automatic loan moratorium for B40, small businesses

98% of 650,000 targeted moratorium applications approved

Most requests from recently unemployed and struggling businesses, Dewan told.

· 10 months ago

98% of 650,000 targeted moratorium applications approved

African Union condemns Ethiopia violence after ‘massacre’

Moussa Faki Mahamat warns politicians to engage in dialogue, end disputes.

· 10 months ago

African Union condemns Ethiopia violence after ‘massacre’

Targeted moratorium not realistic, says NUBE

Many do not qualify, will likely to default unless govt has a change of heart, explains bank employees' union.

· 11 months ago

Targeted moratorium not realistic, says NUBE

RM78 billion loan repayments deferred under moratorium as of August 21

Borrowers who need more time to pay may call the banks now, says Tengku Zafrul.

· 1 year ago

RM78 billion loan repayments deferred under moratorium as of August 21

Malaysian banks more supportive than others

Local moratorium beats others in region. 

· 1 year ago

Targeted moratorium helps borrowers avoid legal action, says deputy minister

Abdul Rahim Bakri says banks have necessary buffers in place to support move.

By Ragananthini Vethasalam, Diyana Ibrahim · 1 year ago

Targeted moratorium helps borrowers avoid legal action, says deputy minister

Targeted moratorium doesn’t go far enough, says Anwar

He says this move doesn’t benefit those in informal sectors and self-employed.

By The Malaysian Insight · 1 year ago · 1 comment

Targeted moratorium doesn’t go far enough, says Anwar

Banks could be stumbling block to moratorium extension

Unions, consumer groups say stringent application rules will likely lead to deserving families being denied help.

By Sheridan Mahavera · 1 year ago

Banks could be stumbling block to moratorium extension

End of loan moratorium may halt economic recovery, say workers’ groups

It will lead to rise in unemployment, decrease in domestic consumption.

By Sheridan Mahavera · 1 year ago · 1 comment

End of loan moratorium may halt economic recovery, say workers’ groups