Category Archives: Trading

Monsoon season pushes up essential goods prices – Nanta

Price increases for essential goods in Johor, Perak, Kelantan, and Pahang have occurred following the monsoon season that hit the East Coast states resulting in fishermen not being able to go out to sea.Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datu...

Sajat pleads not guilty to dressing up as woman

Cosmetic entrepreneur Muhammad Sajjad Kamaruz Zaman or better known as Nur Sajat has been charged in the Shah Alam Syariah High Court with dressing as a woman at a religious event, which has brought Islam into contempt, three years ago.In

PERMAI initiative assistance to ensure survival of tourism industry players – MOTAC

The PERMAI assistance package initiative will enable tourism, arts and culture industry players to continue generating their business economy, and at the same time, retain their workforce, said Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri...

Traders resort to survival strategies to keep food businesses going

-- Rows of eateries in the hotspots in Bandar Melaka usually bustling with visitors wanting to enjoy iconic dishes such as ‘Asam Pedas’ as well as various menus, are now deserted and only filled with food delivery motorcycles.A Bernama check

Paint manufacturing plant in Rawang suspected of releasing prohibited effluent – SPAN

A paint manufacturing and sales factory at the Nautical Industrial Park in Rawang, Selangor is suspected of releasing prohibited effluent into a sewage treatment plant owned by Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd (IWK).According to the National Water Servic...

Spectrum usage, S.E.A telecommunications industry to be discussed at ADGMIN1

Spectrum usage and telecommunications industry activities in Southeast Asia will be among the main points of discussion at the first ASEAN Digital Ministers Meeting (ADGMIN1) set to be held in Malaysia this month.Ministry of Communications and Multimed...

iBAYAQ makes some payments easy in Kedah

-- Payments for quit rent, People’s Housing Project (PPR) rental, and education loans for Kedah residents can now be made online through the iBAYAQ portal, introduced a few months ago.The Kedah government, in a posting on its official Facebook page

MCO: STAN urges govt to intervene in loan moratorium extension for tourism industry

In view of the implementation of the Movement Control Order (MCO) for the second time in Sabah since Wednesday, the Sandakan Tourism Association (STAN) has urged the government to intervene in extending the loan moratorium by banks for all tourism

Azman Adam appointed as KPDNHEP enforcement director

Azman Adam, the deputy director (Prevention) of the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (KPDNHEP), has been appointed as the ministry’s new enforcement director, effective Jan 5.His appointment was announced by the Minister of Domestic Trad...

Felcra pays RM150 million to Public Mutual for investment – witness

A witness told the Sessions Court here today that that Federal Land Consolidation and Rehabilitation Authority (Felcra) Berhad has paid RM150 million through five transactions to Public Mutual unit trusts for investment purposes.Former Felcra investmen...