Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Business

Are you a subscriber to Sesco’s e-Billing service?

KUCHING: Are you one of Sarawak Energy’s customers subscribing to the e-Billing service? If you are, then you should be enjoying a RM2 rebate off your monthly electricity bills for a year. And you stand a chance to win attractive...

Malaysia’s retirement system ranked third in Asia

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s retirement system has been ranked third in Asia and 23rd globally despite a slight decrease in the country’s overall index value from 60.1 in 2020 to 59.6 in 2021, the 13th annual Mercer CFA Institute Global...

Sheda helps construction industry with workers shortage

KUCHING: Sarawak Housing and Real Estate Developers’ Association (Sheda) has embarked on a private initiative to assist in a recalibration programme for migrant construction workers in Sarawak. The move is part of the association’s initiative to relieve the current shortage...

A well-deserved break with Public Bank

By Rachel Mina   KUCHING: Public Bank credit and debit card members can now enjoy a variety of attractive benefits for flights, accommodations, food and beverages, and holiday activities through the Cuti-Cuti Malaysia promotion. According to Public Bank managing director and...

Good news for users of Touch ‘n Go eWallet

KUCHING: Users of the Touch ‘n Go eWallet are now able to transfer funds from any internet banking account to the eWallet in real-time via DuitNow transfer function. Its chief executive officer Effendy Shahul Hamid said the launch of the...

BKSS 7.0 Plus aid for SMEs lauded

KUCHING: The Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) welcomes the two aids under the Sarawakku Sayang Special Assistance (BKSS) 7.0 Plus for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). SUPP secretary-general Datuk Sebastian Ting pointed out that the two were the extension of...

Local entrepreneurs welcome financial assistance

KUCHING: The Sarawak Entrepreneur Association (SEA) has welcomed the state government’s assistance to local entrepreneurs under the 2022 State Budget. SEA president Nizam Khalyd said the allocation of RM25.1 million to facilitate the recovery of businesses, small and medium entrepreneurs...

Ministry to study proposal to increase floor price of scrap rubber

BALING: The Plantation Industries and Commodities Ministry will study a proposal to increase the floor price of scrap rubber to RM3.50 a kilogramme (kg) to increase the income of smallholders in the country. Its minister, Datuk Zuraida Kamaruddin, said the...

Motac sets RM6,900 as floor price for umrah package of 12 days, 10 nights

KUALA LUMPUR: The government, through the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (Motac), has set the floor price for an umrah package of 12 days and 10 nights at RM6,900. The ministry, in a statement today, said the price was...

Banking facility launched in Gedong

SIMUNJAN: The community in Gedong can breathe a sigh of relief as they now have access to financial services with the placement of an automatic teller machine (ATM) located at the Anjung Usahawan here. The facility provided by Agrobank is...

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Pandemic-affected tourism players receive grants

KUCHING: Sarawak tourism players who are badly affected by the Covid-19 pandemic received monetary grants from the Malaysian Tourism,...