Keeping up with the cost of living
As the country grapples with a food crisis and price surge, some consumers resort to cheaper locally grown products, while others strive for self-sufficiency by growing their own food.
No complaints doesn't mean no price hikes, say food industry players
They say they have been struggling to manage the increase in food prices even with the price controls on some goods.
No complaints on price hikes during recent festive seasons, says domestic trade minister
Salahuddin Ayub says his ministry only received complaints on minor issues such as missing price tags.
Festive price hikes herald need for Economic Sabotage Act?
The crisis in the supply and pricing of basic goods due to the monopoly of cartels and syndicates might signal the need for such an act.