BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  Morning Run  >  Morning Brief  >  Labour Shortage Weighing Down SMEs

Labour Shortage Weighing Down SMEs

Datuk William Ng, Chairman, Small and Medium Enterprises Association (SAMENTA)

10-Jun-22 07:15

Labour Shortage Weighing Down SMEs

After two years of pandemic restrictions, Malaysia officially reopened most sectors of the economy on April 1st this year. However, do the twin headwinds of inflation and rising interest rates stifle recovery for SMEs? For a channel check on the state of the economy from the perspective of SMEs, we speak to Datuk William Ng, Chairman of the Small and Medium Enterprises Association (SAMENTA) on the current challenges and outlook for SMEs.

Image Credit: PradeepGaurs/Shutterstock.com

Produced by: Shazana Mokhtar

Presented by: Shazana Mokhtar, Philip See, Wong Shou Ning


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  economic recoverysmesdigitalisationlabour shortageinflationrising costseconomySMEgovernment


Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : Inside Story

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:00 AM

World Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:00 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Sim Choo Kheng, Founder & Executive Chairman, Sim Leisure Group

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

Pressing Matters

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Shi Qi Ting, Co-founder, But Honestly

11:05 AM

Raise Your Game

Owen McGab Enaohwo, CEO and Co-Founder, SweetProcess

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Sim Choo Kheng, Founder & Executive Chairman, Sim Leisure Group

2:05 PM

Redefining Success

Megan Chng: When Theatre & Fitness Intertwine

3:05 PM

Earth Matters

The ABC's of Biodiversity: Sunda Clouded Leopard

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Ask A Doctor: Health Checkups

5:00 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

Today On Twitter

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

7:35 PM

Everyone’s A Critic

8:05 PM

BBC World Service

9:00 PM

GGWP

10:00 PM

Wavelength