Malaysia allows mass prayers ahead of Eid holiday World

Malaysia allows mass prayers ahead of Eid holiday

Malaysia announced on May 14 that it will lift a ban on mass prayers in mosques, starting from May 15, as the Muslim-majority country is gradually loosening restrictions imposed to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Indonesia to import 200,000 tonnes of sugar World

Indonesia to import 200,000 tonnes of sugar

Indonesia’s State Logistics Agency (Bulog) is seeking the government’s approval to import 200,000 tonnes of sugar to stabilise prices during the Ramadan which will begin in late April.
Indonesia: inflation slightly rises in May ASEAN

Indonesia: inflation slightly rises in May

Indonesia’s inflation was 0.68 percent in May, higher than the 0.44 percent registered in April due to high consumption during the month of Ramadan, according to Statistics Indonesia (BPS).