In calm waters, long supply chains are almost set and forget. In choppy seas, they are anything but. For many businesses today, good supply chain management is the difference between smooth sailing and capsizing.
The pandemic and a weak global economy have had an impact on business confidence in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Malaysia, according to surveys conducted by CPA Australia and Monash University Malaysia.
The pandemic has dealt a considerable blow to migration numbers in Australia, and effects of the disruption are likely to last for years to come.
With COVID-19 affecting global economies, and governments spending big, the issue of whether companies are paying their fair share of tax remains topical.