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Malaysia Braces For New Covid-19 Wave: Straits Times

The Southeast Asian country’s business owners are taking measures on their own by limiting physical interactions with customers


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Malaysian retailers are concerned about a resurgence of Covid-19. Photo: AFP

 

Malaysian restaurant owner Fazilah Kamsah now focuses on online and takeaway orders, and is turning away dine-in customers, while clothes retailer Rangeeta Kaur has barred customers from trying on dresses at her shop, The Straits Times reported.

Both women are among some business owners who are taking measures on their own by limiting physical interactions with customers as Malaysia braces itself for a new wave of Covid-19 infections.

Read the full report: The Straits Times

 

 

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George Russell

George Russell is a freelance writer and editor based in Hong Kong who has lived in Asia since 1996. His work has been published in the Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, New York Post, Variety, Forbes and the South China Morning Post.

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