Malaysia

  • PM hints at interstate travel within a few weeks

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    PM hints at interstate travel within a few weeks

  • Four high-risk groups will receive third Covid-19 vaccine dose from Oct, says Khairy

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    Four high-risk groups will receive third Covid-19 vaccine dose from Oct, says Khairy

  • Health minister: Discussions on Covid-19 jabs for under-12s have begun

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    Health minister: Discussions on Covid-19 jabs for under-12s have begun

  • Muhyiddin: Malaysia, Singapore to discuss recognising respective Covid-19 vaccination certs

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    Muhyiddin: Malaysia, Singapore to discuss recognising respective Covid-19 vaccination certs

  • Malaysia shortens second AstraZeneca vaccine dose interval from nine to six weeks starting Oct 1 (VIDEO)

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    Malaysia shortens second AstraZeneca vaccine dose interval from nine to six weeks starting Oct 1 (VIDEO)

  • PM expected to highlight ‘the World is a Family’ theme at UN General Assembly

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    PM expected to highlight ‘the World is a Family’ theme at UN General Assembly

  • Ipoh police arrest babysitter suspected of abusing seven-month-old baby

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    Ipoh police arrest babysitter suspected of abusing seven-month-old baby

  • Over 12,000 tourists have visited Langkawi from Sept 16-22, says exco

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    Over 12,000 tourists have visited Langkawi from Sept 16-22, says exco

  • PM: Government to focus on increasing income, purchasing power of Malaysians

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    PM: Government to focus on increasing income, purchasing power of Malaysians

  • In Kuala Lumpur, ex-prisoner jailed and fined for insulting King a third time

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    In Kuala Lumpur, ex-prisoner jailed and fined for insulting King a third time

  • PM announces rent waiver, extension of moratorium on rental payments for PPR units

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    PM announces rent waiver, extension of moratorium on rental payments for PPR units

  • In court, lawyer argues stateless teen entitled to Malaysian citizenship under ‘Jus Soli’ principle

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    In court, lawyer argues stateless teen entitled to Malaysian citizenship under ‘Jus Soli’ principle

  • Why Singapore may be reluctant to reopen its border with Johor, according to Malaysian workers’ association rep

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    Why Singapore may be reluctant to reopen its border with Johor, according to Malaysian workers’ association rep

  • Malaysia logs 14,554 new Covid-19 cases in past 24 hours

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    Malaysia logs 14,554 new Covid-19 cases in past 24 hours

Our Picks in Malaysia

  • Law minister: AG drafting anti-party hopping law

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    Law minister: AG drafting anti-party hopping law

  • All MPs to get equal allocation beginning Sept, says deputy minister

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    All MPs to get equal allocation beginning Sept, says deputy minister

  • Sarawak Report editor lambasts ‘disgraceful’ defamation charge

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    Sarawak Report editor lambasts ‘disgraceful’ defamation charge

  • 56 politicians nabbed for flouting Covid SOPs since March 2020

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    56 politicians nabbed for flouting Covid SOPs since March 2020

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  • Covid-19 vaccination rate for university students at 73pc, staff 91pc, says deputy minister

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    Covid-19 vaccination rate for university students at 73pc, staff 91pc, says deputy minister

    SHAH ALAM, Sept 24 — The Covid-19 vaccination rate for students of higher learning institutions has reached 73 per cent while that for staff has hit 91 per cent as at September...

  • Stats Dept: Malaysia’s Leading Index down 4pc in July on prolonged economic disruption

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    Stats Dept: Malaysia’s Leading Index down 4pc in July on prolonged economic disruption

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 —  Malaysia’s Leading Index (LI) dropped 4.0 per cent in July 2021 year-on-year (y-o-y) to 105.0 points versus 109.4...

  • PDRM proposes govt to limit issuance of driving licences to senior citizens

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    PDRM proposes govt to limit issuance of driving licences to senior citizens

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) has proposed that the government limit the issuance of Motor Vehicle Licences (LKM) to senior citizens. Bukit Aman...

  • Housing and Local Government Ministry to build 80,000 housing units under 12MP, says minister

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    Housing and Local Government Ministry to build 80,000 housing units under 12MP, says minister

    PUTRAJAYA, Sept 24 — The Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) plans to build about 80,000 housing units for the benefit of some 400,000 people under the 12th Malaysia...

  • Rosmah loses bid to nullify solar project trial and recuse Sri Ram as prosecutor

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    Rosmah loses bid to nullify solar project trial and recuse Sri Ram as prosecutor

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 ― The High Court today dismissed an application by Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor to nullify her corruption case by disqualifying Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram as...

  • Penang Hospital’s ICU, acute wards nearly full ahead of field hospital opening

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    Penang Hospital’s ICU, acute wards nearly full ahead of field hospital opening

    GEORGE TOWN, Sept 24 — Bed usage for the acute wards and intensive care unit (ICU) for Covid-19 patients at the Penang General Hospital were now almost at maximum capacity....

  • Bukit Aman CID director: Investigation on celebrity preacher disrupted due to spread of videos, messages on social media

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    Bukit Aman CID director: Investigation on celebrity preacher disrupted due to spread of videos, messages on social media

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — The process of completing an investigation paper over allegations against a well-known preacher has been disrupted, due to the spread of obscene videos...

  • Penang Bridge crash: Court sets Sept 29 for decision on whether to call hair salon worker to enter defence or acquit him

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    Penang Bridge crash: Court sets Sept 29 for decision on whether to call hair salon worker to enter defence or acquit him

    BUKIT MERTAJAM, Sept 24 — The Magistrates’ Court here has fixed September 29 to decide whether to call former hair salon worker M. Vaitheswaran to enter his defence or acquit...

  • Deputy education minister urges schools to tone down on air-conditioning to curb spread of Covid-19

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    Deputy education minister urges schools to tone down on air-conditioning to curb spread of Covid-19

    TANJUNG MALIM, Sept 24 — School administrators have been advised to cut back on the use of air-conditioning in order to improve the circulation of fresh air as a safeguard...

  • Sabah to reintroduce travel bubble for local tourism, says state minister

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    Sabah to reintroduce travel bubble for local tourism, says state minister

    KOTA KINABALU, Sept 24 — Sabah is ready to reintroduce the travel bubble concept for local tourism within the state following the relaxation of standard operating procedures...

  • Transport minister: Express bus drivers to receive one-off RM500 aid

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    Transport minister: Express bus drivers to receive one-off RM500 aid

    PUTRAJAYA, Sept 24 — The government has agreed to provide a one-off aid of RM500 to 6,600 express bus drivers nationwide, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Wee Ka Siong. He...

  • MoE: Educational institutions to resume operations based on National Recovery Plan phase transition

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    MoE: Educational institutions to resume operations based on National Recovery Plan phase transition

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — Educational institutions under the Ministry of Education (MoE) in states that have moved to the next phase of the National Recovery Plan (NRP) will...

  • After Nur Sajat’s case, 25 civil society organisations warn of growing religious restrictions in Malaysia

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    After Nur Sajat’s case, 25 civil society organisations warn of growing religious restrictions in Malaysia

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — Twenty-five civil society organisations (CSOs) have warned of growing restrictions on freedom of religion in Malaysia following cosmetic entrepreneur Nur...

  • Political patronage and money: The case for a law on political financing

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    Political patronage and money: The case for a law on political financing

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — While the federal government has finally agreed to provide all MPs an equal amount of allocation for the last four months of the year, institutional...

  • Guan Eng corruption trial: Umno’s Nazri Aziz to testify as prosecution witness

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    Guan Eng corruption trial: Umno’s Nazri Aziz to testify as prosecution witness

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — Padang Rengas MP Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz will take the stand as a prosecution witness in Lim Guan Eng’s corruption trial in November, the Sessions Court...

  • Anti-vaccine groups still thriving on chat apps despite social media crackdown

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    Anti-vaccine groups still thriving on chat apps despite social media crackdown

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — With nearly 82 per cent of Malaysia’s adult population fully vaccinated for Covid-19, attention is turning to parts of the country that are still...

  • Only 4pc of adults in Penang yet to get Covid-19 vaccination, says health exco

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    Only 4pc of adults in Penang yet to get Covid-19 vaccination, says health exco

    GEORGE TOWN, Sept 24 — Just 4.4 per cent of the registered adult population in Penang have not received any Covid-19 vaccination, said state health exco Norlela Ariffin....

  • In Labuan, Covid-19 vaccination for teens receives encouraging response

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    In Labuan, Covid-19 vaccination for teens receives encouraging response

    LABUAN, Sept 24 — The implementation of phase two of Covid-19 vaccination for students aged 13 to 15 in the duty-free island runs smoothly and has received an encouraging...

  • Police to let MACC investigate its own officers for theft, only focus on guns and drug elements

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    Police to let MACC investigate its own officers for theft, only focus on guns and drug elements

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 — The police will limit its investigations to the alleged firearms and drug offences in the case of senior Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC)...