MALAYSIA

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MALAYSIA

363,940

Total Cases

1,345

Total Deaths

346,295

Total Recovered

16,300

Total Active Cases

+12

New Deaths

+1,767

New Cases


via malaymail04/13/2021

Nine new Covid-19 clusters today point to growing number since Emergency began in January - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, April 13 — The Health Ministry recorded nine new Covid-19 clusters today, bringing the total number of clusters detected in Malaysia since the beginning of the pandemic to 1,478. Of this number, 344 are currently active. The other 1,134 clusters — including 10 announced today —...

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As Covid-19 pandemic far from over, WHO warns public not to let guard down during Ramadan, Wesak - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, April 13 — For Ramadan, Wesak and other upcoming major religious events, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has published advice for the public to help celebrate these religious observances safely as the Covid-19 pandemic is far from over. Dr Ying-Ru Lo, WHO Representative to...

via theborneopost04/13/2021

Covid-19: 607 new cases in Sarawak today, highest in Malaysia - The Borneo Post

KUCHING (April 13): Sarawak today recorded the highest number of new Covid-19 cases among the states in the country with 607 cases, said statistics released by Health Director-General Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. He said on his Facebook page that 1,767 new cases were recorded in the country today, bringing Malaysia’s total to 363,940 since the pandemic started. The state with


via malaymail04/13/2021

Going digital in times of Covid-19: How on-demand delivery helps Malaysian SMEs reach full potential (VIDEO) - Malay Mail

* This story is brought to you by Lalamove. PETALING JAYA, April 13 — Lalamove and its on-demand delivery fleet are helping micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in Malaysia reach their full potential in an era where faster and convenient goods delivery has become part of the new...

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Work to turn Madinah Ramadan site into Covid-19 quarantine centre 10pc completed - Malay Mail

KOTA BARU, April 12 — Preparation to turn the Madinah Ramadan site in the compound of the Sultan Muhammad IV Stadium into a Low Risk Covid-19 Treatment and Quarantine Centre (PKRC) is 10 per cent completed. State Health Department (JKNK) director, Datuk Dr Zaini Hussin said the PKRC which would...

via malaymail04/12/2021

Covid-19: More than 15 fined for unapproved interstate travel in Labuan, say police - Malay Mail

LABUAN, April 12 — At least 15 individuals in the duty-free island here have been fined RM5,000 each for making interstate travel without police permission, said Labuan deputy police chief Supt Mohd Ibrahim Mohd Ghani. He said they were caught upon arrival from mainland Sabah between March 5 and...

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Covid-19 vaccine: Manufacturing, industrial workers in Penang, Selangor given priority, says Azmin - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, April 13 — Manufacturing and industrial workers, especially in Penang and Selangor, will be given priority to receive the Covid-19 vaccine injection, said Minister of International Trade and Industry Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali. Azmin said the two states were industrial zones with...

via malaymail04/13/2021

Health Ministry: 1,767 new Covid-19 cases, Sarawak has most cases by state for second day in a row - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, 13 April — The Health Ministry recorded 1,767 new Covid-19 cases today, bringing the total number of cases recorded locally since the beginning of the pandemic to 363,940 cases. Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah further revealed that with 607 new cases today,...


via theedgemarkets04/13/2021

GSC owner confident of cinema recovery after Covid-19 took unprecedented toll on industry - The Edge Markets MY

PPB Group Bhd, which wholly owns Golden Screen Cinemas Sdn Bhd (GSC), is confident that the film exhibition and distribution sector will recover as Covid-19 cases are brought under control after the pandemic took an unprecedented toll on the film industry as cinemas were forced to shut for prolonged periods, and film releases were deferred or diverted to other distribution channels.

via malaymail04/13/2021

Dr Adham: Nearly 410,000 have completed both Covid jabs - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, 13 April — A total of 409,784 individuals in the first phase of the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme have completed receiving both doses of their vaccine shots as of yesterday. Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba said 609,153 individuals were given the first...

via themalaysianreserve04/12/2021

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021 MAG gets past Covid with green goals - The Malaysian Reserve

MALAYSIA Aviation Group (MAG) aims to reduce its overall carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 25 million kg this year to promote socio-economic development and achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 under the newly launched MAG Sustainability Blueprint.The parent company of the national carrier, Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB), has identified 66 sustainability initiatives to reach 50% usage of biodegradable materials for in-flight operations coupled with 50% of the ground and in-flight waste recycled and up-cycled by 2025 onwards.

via malaymail04/12/2021

Covid: Health DG cautions against complacency during Ramadan - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, April 12 — The public is reminded, in view of the Covid-19 pandemic, not to be complacent during Ramadan especially through social activities such as visiting the homes of friends and relatives as well as travelling interstate or attending mass rallies. Health director-general, Tan...

via malaymail04/12/2021

Khairy: Sinovac Covid-19 vaccines safe for those above 60 as well, to be used alongside Pfizer in phase two of immunisation - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, April 12 — Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin today said that the Chinese made Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine will be included among Malaysia’s portfolio of vaccines that will be used for those above the age of 60 in Phase 2 of the National Covid-19...


via malaymail04/13/2021

DCM tells Sarawakians not to worry about Covid-19 vax supply, says Putrajaya has given its word - Malay Mail

KUCHING, April 13 — Sarawakians need not worry that they will be deprived of the Covid-19 vaccines, Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Douglas Uggah said today. He said the federal government has given its assurance that it will provide Sarawak with its 2.2 million population, sufficient doses that will...

via malaymail04/13/2021

Poll shows rising confidence among Malaysians towards Perikatan govt’s handling of Covid-19 - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, April 13 — A study conducted by a local university research centre shows that the public may be slowly gaining confidence in the government’s ability to handle the Covid-19 pandemic. The UCSI Poll Research Centre conducted four surveys, between January 18 and April 5, asking...

via malaymail04/13/2021

Dr Adham: Sarawak to get 500 health workers to help contain Covid-19 spike - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, 13 April — About 500 staff of the Health Ministry will be mobilised to Sarawak to help contain the increase in Covid-19 cases in the state, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba today. He said the staff would include doctors, nurses, medical assistants, laboratory officers...

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Track cyclist Muhammad Fadhil is first Malaysian athlete to receive Covid jab - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, 13 April — Track cyclist Muhammad Fadhil Mohd Zonis today became the first Malaysian athlete to be vaccinated under the Youth and Sports Ministry's National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme. Muhammad Fadhil received his first dose of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine at...

via malaymail04/12/2021

Covid-19 outbreak at PJ school sparks anxiety among parents as authorities decline temporary shutdown - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, 13 April — Six students tested positive for Covid-19 recently at SJK (C) Puay Chai 2, a primary school in the upper-middle class neighbourhood of Bandar Utama, Selangor. Its Parent Teacher Association chairman Loh Tian Hong told Malay Mail the dreaded coronavirus has infected...

via malaymail04/12/2021

PM claims govt doesn’t have much money left after Covid-19 - Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, April 12 — Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin reportedly said the federal government’s coffers have been significantly thinned out to prop up the economy and help Malaysians in the Covid era. News portal Malaysiakini reported the prime minister making the disclosure even as he announced a...