Malaysia

  • Minister: Govt in process of distributing face masks to all Malaysians

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    Minister: Govt in process of distributing face masks to all Malaysians

  • Covid-19: Sepang now red zone as Selangor crosses 1,000 threshold, KL's Lembah Pantai has most cases for fifth day in row

    3 hours ago

    Covid-19: Sepang now red zone as Selangor crosses 1,000 threshold, KL's Lembah Pantai has most cases for fifth day in row

  • MTUC urges employers to ‘show humanity’ and not abandon migrant workers during MCO

    1 hour ago

    MTUC urges employers to ‘show humanity’ and not abandon migrant workers during MCO

  • Pakatan calls for easing of MCO in green zones to boost local economies

    11 minutes ago

    Pakatan calls for easing of MCO in green zones to boost local economies

  • Covid-19: Private labs ramp up sample collection and testing nationwide

    1 hour ago

    Covid-19: Private labs ramp up sample collection and testing nationwide

  • Indira Gandhi sends Facebook birthday wishes to abducted daughter, but asks IGP to convey message

    1 hour ago

    Indira Gandhi sends Facebook birthday wishes to abducted daughter, but asks IGP to convey message

  • Penang state assembly will be in session for half-day on April 17, says chief minister

    49 minutes ago

    Penang state assembly will be in session for half-day on April 17, says chief minister

  • Man goes extra mile to help during MCO by providing voluntary disinfection services, alone

    5 hours ago

    Man goes extra mile to help during MCO by providing voluntary disinfection services, alone

  • Woman loses RM24,000 to face mask scam

    1 hour ago

    Woman loses RM24,000 to face mask scam

  • MAH clarifies hotel members fully aware of RM150 payment

    4 hours ago

    MAH clarifies hotel members fully aware of RM150 payment

  • Man pleads not guilty to insulting Agong

    46 minutes ago

    Man pleads not guilty to insulting Agong

  • Selangor Sultan will not hold breaking-of-fast, ‘terawih’ prayer events this year

    1 hour ago

    Selangor Sultan will not hold breaking-of-fast, ‘terawih’ prayer events this year

  • Filth and fury at hotel-turned-isolation centre in KL

    8 hours ago

    Filth and fury at hotel-turned-isolation centre in KL

  • Kit Siang argues again for exit strategy once MCO expires

    5 hours ago

    Kit Siang argues again for exit strategy once MCO expires

Our Picks in Malaysia

  • Health D-G says at least a year away from Covid-19 vaccine

    8 hours ago

    Health D-G says at least a year away from Covid-19 vaccine

  • Two-thirds of EMCO population tested for Covid-19

    8 hours ago

    Two-thirds of EMCO population tested for Covid-19

  • New SOP on MCO to be unveiled tomorrow

    8 hours ago

    New SOP on MCO to be unveiled tomorrow

  • Putrajaya, Rembau, Jasin latest Covid-19 red zones

    8 hours ago

    Putrajaya, Rembau, Jasin latest Covid-19 red zones

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  • Boost’s Covid-19 Fund receives over RM300,000 in contribution from Malaysians

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    Boost’s Covid-19 Fund receives over RM300,000 in contribution from Malaysians

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 8 — Malaysians have contributed more than RM300,000 to Boost’s Covid-19 Fund (Tabung Covid-19 by Boost) to help frontliners in the fight against the...

  • Ministries warned about increasing cyber threats, Zoom’s security flaws

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    Ministries warned about increasing cyber threats, Zoom’s security flaws

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 8 — While Malaysia tries to contain the spread of Covid-19 during the movement control order, the country is also facing an increase in cyber threats....

  • Forbes: Malaysia’s billionaires continue slide in wealth, as world grapples with Covid-19

    17 hours ago

    Forbes: Malaysia’s billionaires continue slide in wealth, as world grapples with Covid-19

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — “Sugar King” Robert Kuok has seen his estimated net worth falling to US$9.6 billion (RM41.6 billion) this year from US$12.8 billion last year,...

  • WHO maintains surgical masks alone cannot prevent Covid-19

    20 hours ago

    WHO maintains surgical masks alone cannot prevent Covid-19

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — The World Health Organisation is standing by its position on surgical masks, saying wearing one by itself was not a preventive measure against...

  • HR Ministry: Wage subsidy available to all firms with workers paid below RM4,000 monthly

    18 hours ago

    HR Ministry: Wage subsidy available to all firms with workers paid below RM4,000 monthly

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — All companies with workers paid RM4,000 a month or less are eligible for the government’s wage subsidy scheme, according to the Human Resources...

  • Hotelier rebuts MAH chief, says authorities specified RM150 per room repeatedly

    16 hours ago

    Hotelier rebuts MAH chief, says authorities specified RM150 per room repeatedly

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — A hotelier today rebutted the Malaysian Association of Hotels (MAH) president who said hotels used as quarantine stations for returning Malaysians were...

  • Malaysians need to be ready for post-MCO, says Dr Jemilah

    16 hours ago

    Malaysians need to be ready for post-MCO, says Dr Jemilah

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — Preparedness for the new norm will be crucial to ensure Malaysians are ready in the post-movement control order (MCO) phase. The special advisor to the...

  • Long road still to Covid-19 vaccine, Health D-G says

    20 hours ago

    Long road still to Covid-19 vaccine, Health D-G says

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — A viable vaccine to protect against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) is at least a year away, Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah...

  • IGP: Quarantined individuals who leave hotel rooms will be detained

    17 hours ago

    IGP: Quarantined individuals who leave hotel rooms will be detained

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — Individuals who have just returned from abroad and have been ordered to undergo quarantine at government-listed hotels will be detained if they...

  • Malaysian workers in Singapore told to stay on for two weeks, says Health D-G

    18 hours ago

    Malaysian workers in Singapore told to stay on for two weeks, says Health D-G

    PUTRAJAYA, April 7 — Malaysians working in Singapore have been urged to stay on for two more weeks, if possible, before trying to come home in the wake of stricter...

  • Anifah: Oil palm industry can boost Sabah’s economy during tough times

    17 hours ago

    Anifah: Oil palm industry can boost Sabah’s economy during tough times

    KOTA KINABALU, April 7 — Former foreign minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman is the latest to call on the Sabah state government to allow oil palm mills to operate during the...

  • Report: Hoteliers say not told Putrajaya only paying RM150 per room night

    19 hours ago

    Report: Hoteliers say not told Putrajaya only paying RM150 per room night

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — The Malaysian Association of Hotels (MAH) said it was not aware the government would not be paying the full charges for rooms used to quarantine...

  • Reagents in short supply as Health Ministry continues screenings for Covid-19

    18 hours ago

    Reagents in short supply as Health Ministry continues screenings for Covid-19

    PUTRAJAYA, April 7 — The Health Ministry’s existing supply of reagents for Covid-19 tests can last for another week, said its director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah....

  • Health D-G: 69 sporadic Covid-19 cases, origin unknown

    20 hours ago

    Health D-G: 69 sporadic Covid-19 cases, origin unknown

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — Sporadic transmissions of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) have been recorded, Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah confirmed today....

  • Covid-19: Two-thirds of three EMCO population screened

    19 hours ago

    Covid-19: Two-thirds of three EMCO population screened

    PUTRAJAYA, April 7 — The Ministry of Health (MOH) has successfully screened and tested two-thirds of the overall population in three Enhanced Movement...

  • MCO defiance: 13 individuals charged in 2 states, some fined, some jailed

    16 hours ago

    MCO defiance: 13 individuals charged in 2 states, some fined, some jailed

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — Thirteen individuals in two states were charged today with defying the movement control order (MCO). Twelve of them pleaded guilty and were fined between...

  • Bringing foreigners in illegally amid Covid-19 akin to betraying country, Home Minister says

    20 hours ago

    Bringing foreigners in illegally amid Covid-19 akin to betraying country, Home Minister says

    JOHOR BARU, April 7 — Malaysians who conspire to illegally bring foreign nationals into the country will face stiffer action following the government’s tightening of entry...

  • Sarawak PKR chief calls for Batu Lintang rep, 11 others to be sacked

    16 hours ago

    Sarawak PKR chief calls for Batu Lintang rep, 11 others to be sacked

    KUCHING, April 7 — Sarawak PKR chairman Larry Sng tonight said the party’s Sarawak chapter has recommended the expulsion of Batu Lintang assemblyman See Chee How and 11 other...

  • Dr Noor Hisham: 30 healthcare workers caught Covid-19 from patients

    20 hours ago

    Dr Noor Hisham: 30 healthcare workers caught Covid-19 from patients

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — Medical workers are being directly infected by coronavirus disease (Covid-19) patients, Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said today....