SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian officials warned that an accelerating number of coronavirus infections could start overwhelming the country’s intensive care units, as stricter social distancing measures came into force on Wednesday. Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced new curbs late on Tuesday that will close more non-essential businesses, pushing the country...
  KUALA LUMPUR: The Straits News Team sighted an open letter to Minister of International Trade and Industry (MITI) by Dr. Ong Kian Ming, Member of Parliament for Bangi and former Deputy Minister of MITI. Below is the open letter posted on the Facebook page of Dr. Ong Kian Ming. The new...
  NEW DELHI, March 24  -- A new batch of 189 stranded Malaysians flew back home from India on a special AirAsia flight on Tuesday. They left from Chennai for Kuala Lumpur in the early hours as part of the ongoing evacuation of Malaysian citizens stuck in India due to the...
  KUALA LUMPUR: Following disruptive world events, the Malaysian marketplace has become cautionary, from risks from the US-China trade war, to policy changes after the 2018 general election. Multinational companies offloading their assets and subsidiaries in Malaysia as part of strategic changes have made the market an arena for M&A opportunities. However,...
  Singapore — Arcc Spaces, Singapore-based pioneering flexible workspace operator, announces the upcoming launch of its flagship flexible workplace project found in the heart of Singapore’s central business district at One Marina Boulevard. The opening is scheduled for April 2020. The new project occupies 19,000 sq. ft on floor 20, with breathtaking...
  Kuala Lumpur–A 90-day campaign by BSA | The Software Alliance and Malaysia’s Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs are encouraging businesses to voluntarily legalise their software assets before finding themselves subject to the government’s enforcement action. The campaign, ‘Legalize & Protect’, which was launched in Kuala Lumpur today aims...
  London --  Britain was under lockdown Tuesday, its population joining around 1.7 billion people around the globe ordered to stay indoors to curb the "accelerating" spread of the coronavirus. Across Europe, Asia, North America, the Middle East and parts of Africa, governments have told their citizens to remain at home...
#Special Report With the Philippines expected to surpass population more than 100 million by 2025, the plan to redesign cities into efficient and livable spaces called “smart cities” has become more crucial. One of the threats brought about by the rising population and depleting resources is hunger. In fact, the country ranked...
  #Opinion The Covid-19 virus or also known as the novel corona virus does not discriminate. It is blind to race, religion or the social status of a person. But unfortunately we still have segments of societies who are looking at the entire Covid-19 pandemic from racial and religious perspectives. Having said...
  KUALA LUMPUR -- Myanmar Ethnic Rohingya Human Rights Organization Malaysia (MERHROM) would like to express its willingness to collaborate with all government ministries to curb Covid 19 in Malaysia. There are many Rohingya refugees attended the Tabligh Ijtima in Sri Petaling Mosque but based on the information we gather from...