Wednesday, July 21, 2021

stimulus package

Housing developers welcome Fed’s Pemerkasa Plus incentives

KUCHING: The Pemerkasa Plus stimulus package announced by Putrajaya yesterday (May 31) will complement Sarawak’s Bantuan Khas Sarawakku Sayang (BKSS) 6.0. Sarawak Housing and Real Estate Developers’ Association (Sheda) Kuching branch chairman Datuk Sim Kiang Chiok said that as expected,...

Wan Junaidi endorses Pemerkasa Plus incentives for businessmen

KUCHING: Entrepreneur and Cooperative Development Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar has given the thumbs-up to the Pemerkasa Plus stimulus package incentives for entrepreneurs. He said his ministry fully supported the incentives which included grants and funding amounting...

PM, ministers, deputy ministers take 3 months’ salary cut

Salaries to be channelled into disaster trust fund account towards Covid-19 expenditure KUALA LUMPUR: All ministers and deputy ministers will not be taking their salaries for three months from June as practised during the first movement control order (MCO) 1.0...

Additional RM2.5 bln a welcome move

KUCHING: An additional RM2.5b ln has been allocated to accelerate the economic recovery of small contractors through the implementation of the Pemerkasa stimulus package. Works Minister Datuk Sri Fadillah Yusof on Thursday (March 18) said his ministry welcomed the additional...

Lazada Malaysia launches RM44 mln ‘Pakej Kedai 2.0’ to help SMEs

KUALA LUMPUR: Lazada Malaysia has stepped in again to help over 70,000 local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to stay afloat throughout the second movement control order (MCO) with its stimulus package, ‘Pakej Kedai 2.0’, worth RM44 million. It said...

Association wants additional allocation to be disbursed soon

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Association of Tour Agency (MATA) expressed relief with the announcement of an additional allocation of RM200 million by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (Motac) for the implementation of the stimulus package under the...

Modest improvement expected in Q3 GDP with stimulus package

KUALA LUMPUR: The effects of Malaysia’s stimulus package should be seen in the third quarter of 2020’s (Q3 2020) gross domestic product (GDP) performance, said AmBank Research group chief economist and head of research Dr Anthony Dass. He said the...

Businesses laud Penjana

MUKAH: The business community here welcomes the National Economic Recovery Plan (Penjana) announced by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin on Friday. Most described the plan as a ‘lifeline’ to the economy considering the impact that the Covid-19 pandemic and...

RM35b more to stimulate economy

PUTRAJAYA: In the face of the economic challenges following the global Covid-19 pandemic, the government on Friday unveiled the National Economic Recovery Plan (Penjana) to empower the people and stimulate the economy. Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin when announcing...

Indian businesses welcome Modi’s $266 billion stimulus package

NEW DELHI: Indian businesses have welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's stimulus package of 20 trillion rupees ($266 billion) for the coronavirus-battered economy. India, which is enforcing the world's largest lockdown to combat Covid-19 by keeping most of its 1.3 billion people...
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TVS Programme for Wednesday July 21, 2021

00:00   Sejahtera Asia Plus 31 00:30   Past, Present & Future 2 01:00   Hias (S4) 5 01:30   Suara Wanita (S3) 1 02:00   Iris Sofiya...
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