IOI confident of property sales recovery post Covid-19 pandemic

KUALA LUMPUR, May 30 -- IOI Properties Group (IOIPG) expects that property sales will recover after the Covid-19 pandemic is over based on the third quarter (3Q) results from its 2020 financial year (... Read More

Redzuan admits meeting Dr Mahathir yesterday, but only because it's Raya

KUALA LUMPUR, May 30 -- Bersatu Supreme Council (MPT) member Datuk Seri Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof has admitted to meeting Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad at the Perdana Leadership Foundation (YPK) for a 45-minute... Read More

Driving schools and tests may resume starting June 1, says Ismail Sabri

KUALA LUMPUR, May 30 -- Putrajaya has decided to allow driving schools to resume operation starting this Monday, said Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob. The senior minister (security cluster) told his d... Read More

Ismail Sabri: 385 Covid-19 cases detected in immigration detention centres

KUALA LUMPUR, May 30 -- Authorities found 384 undocumented migrants (PATI) with Covid-19 at the immigration depots in Bukit Jalil, Semenyih and KLIA after testing 4,807 detainees, said Senior Minister... Read More

Putrajaya restoring exemptions to interstate travel ban from June 1

KUALA LUMPUR, May 30 -- The federal government will reintroduce on Monday some exemptions to the interstate travel ban that were revoked ahead of the Hari Raya celebrations, said Datuk Seri Ismail Sab... Read More

Statistics Dept: Malaysia should redeploy its unemployed surplus labour to essential services industries

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 -- Malaysia needs a dynamic labour market policy in order to address a labour market disequilibrium which was the result of the Covid-19 pandemic and movement control order (MCO) ... Read More

Removal of Dr Mahathir and co incorrect and incoherent, says Bersatu Supreme Council member

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 -- Bersatu's Akhramsyah Sanusi accused some of his fellow Supreme Council members last night of cowardice for their role in sacking Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and four other MPs from... Read More

Malaysia's Statistics Department foresees recession in the next four to six months

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 -- The Department of Statistics Malaysia (DOSM) has predicted that the country is heading into an economic recession in the next four to six months. In the Malaysian Economic Sta... Read More

Bersatu's Wan Saiful insists Dr M and co were not sacked but dropped from the party

KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 -- Bersatu Supreme Council member Wan Saiful Wan Jan has clarified that the five MPs including former chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, his son Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir and thr... Read More

Experts: Just beating Covid-19 is not enough to return consumer confidence

KUALA LUMPUR, May 28 -- Economic observers think it will take more than just overcoming the Covid-19 threat in the country to restore consumer and investor confidence. They predict that it will only ... Read More