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WHEN the conoravirus (Covid-19) first hit the news sometime in December last year, nobody would have thought that it would lead to a global crisis. Two weeks ago, many were staring at a 1930s kind of depression as the world was hit by the perfect storm.
IT wasn’t that long ago that we were hanging the hopes of our economy on the SMEs. In recent years, the sector’s growth has exceeded the growth of Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) and the government was targeting to push SME contribution to GDP to 45% in 2025 from 38.3% in 2018. Today, however, the sector has been brought to its knees
KUALA LUMPUR: CSG-CIMB Equities Research reiterated its Add call for VS Industry with a lower target price of RM1.20, in line with its earnings cut, after the first half core net profit was below forecast.
SINGAPORE (AFP): Singapore's economy suffered its biggest contraction since the financial crisis during the first quarter as the coronavirus pandemic escalated, data showed Thursday (March 26), an ominous sign of the devastation being inflicted on the global economy.
Despite the uncertainty over how long the Covid-19 saga will last, we actually have a precedent in the SARS outbreak where most countries were then on a path of economic stimulus for six months before a return to some semblance of normalcy. Here are some of the suggestions for the administration.
ROME (Reuters) - Italy hopes to become self-sufficient in producing protective masks against the coronavirus outbreak within two months, the national commissioner for the emergency said on Tuesday.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan will look into offering cash payouts to households as part of a stimulus package that could be worth more than $276 billion to combat the widening fallout from the coronavirus outbreak, joining efforts across the world to roll out huge fiscal support to fend of recession risks.
SEOUL: South Korea's vice finance minister on Thursday said the government is preparing for a possible global credit crunch due to the disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic and vowed to deploy market stabilizing measures in a timely manner.