Pandemic delays chip card conversion plans Business

Pandemic delays chip card conversion plans

Banks have embarked on the conversion of magnetic payment cards into chip cards for greater security, but the COVID-19 pandemic has significantly slowed down their efforts, making it difficult for them to meet the deadline.
Malaysian Prime Minister delays confidence vote ASEAN

Malaysian Prime Minister delays confidence vote

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin will not face a confid​ence vote on May 18 as earlier scheduled, the speaker of the parliament said on May 13 after the government cited the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic as a priority.
Thailand delays school reopening until July ASEAN

Thailand delays school reopening until July

Thailand’s cabinet on April 7 approved a proposal of the country’s Ministry of Education to postpone the reopening of all schools for the new semester from May 16 to July 1, part of measures to control the COVID-19 epidemic.
Thailand moves to ease congestion at Bangkok-based airport World

Thailand moves to ease congestion at Bangkok-based airport

Don Mueang International Airport in Bangkok has reached its full capacity and it isn’t possible to expand or build another runway, the Airports of Thailand Plc (AoT) said, urging budget airlines to switch to wide-body aircraft to ease congestion at the airport.