covid-19

  • Jawi: ‘Nikah’ ceremonies allowed at all mosques not located in red zones beginning Dec 1

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    Jawi: ‘Nikah’ ceremonies allowed at all mosques not located in red zones beginning Dec 1

  • Kepong MP warns against unregulated, ineffective hand sanitisers in fight against Covid-19

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    Kepong MP warns against unregulated, ineffective hand sanitisers in fight against Covid-19

  • Report: Some of Switzerland’s super-rich feel Covid crunch

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    Report: Some of Switzerland’s super-rich feel Covid crunch

  • US stocks open higher, extending November rally

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    US stocks open higher, extending November rally

  • CMCO: Sabah allows busking in buildings, says state minister

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    CMCO: Sabah allows busking in buildings, says state minister

  • Malaysia-Singapore border opening delayed due to spike in Covid-19 cases, says Johor MB

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    Malaysia-Singapore border opening delayed due to spike in Covid-19 cases, says Johor MB

  • Covid-19 epidemic in Britain shrinking with R estimated below 1

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    Covid-19 epidemic in Britain shrinking with R estimated below 1

  • DBKL: Assessment tax objection hearing to go online

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    DBKL: Assessment tax objection hearing to go online

  • Will remote working be the new norm in tomorrow’s world?

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    Will remote working be the new norm in tomorrow’s world?

  • Amid pandemic, earlier-than-ever online promotions, Black Friday takes a new shape

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    Amid pandemic, earlier-than-ever online promotions, Black Friday takes a new shape

  • Brazil’s jobless rate hits record 14.6pc, says government

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    Brazil’s jobless rate hits record 14.6pc, says government

  • India enters recession, worst among major economies

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    India enters recession, worst among major economies

  • Covid-19: Pitas, Kalabakan now red zones, says Masidi

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    Covid-19: Pitas, Kalabakan now red zones, says Masidi

  • Covid-19 vaccines need MoH green light first before purchase, Dr Noor Hisham says after Muhyiddin announced Pfizer deal

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    Covid-19 vaccines need MoH green light first before purchase, Dr Noor Hisham says after Muhyiddin announced Pfizer deal

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  • Covid-19: Travellers from Sabah to Kelantan must undergo second swab test, says state security council director

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    Covid-19: Travellers from Sabah to Kelantan must undergo second swab test, says state security council director

    KOTA BARU, Nov 27 ― Travellers from Sabah to Kelantan will be required to undergo a second Covid-19 swab test after the mandatory five-day quarantine period, said Kelantan State...

  • Muhyiddin: Malaysia’s Covid-19 vaccine first recipients not ‘lab rats’

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    Muhyiddin: Malaysia’s Covid-19 vaccine first recipients not ‘lab rats’

    PUTRAJAYA, Nov 27 ― High-risk groups such as frontliners and senior citizens, who will be among the first in the country to receive the Covid-19 vaccine, must not be considered...

  • EPF risks RM71b financial burden with increased withdrawal allowance, warns PKR MP

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    EPF risks RM71b financial burden with increased withdrawal allowance, warns PKR MP

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 ― PKR MP Wong Chen has today warned the government against going ahead with increasing Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) withdrawal to RM10,000 citing...

  • Covid-19: Jabil Penang’s plant operation temporarily suspended after assessment by Health Ministry

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    Covid-19: Jabil Penang’s plant operation temporarily suspended after assessment by Health Ministry

    GEORGE TOWN, Nov 27 ― Jabil Penang has temporarily suspended its operations in Plant 1 at Hilir Sungai Keluang 1, Bayan Lepas, following a Covid-19 assessment by the Ministry of...

  • Covid-19: PM Muhyiddin says Malaysia negotiating with 10 companies for vaccine

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    Covid-19: PM Muhyiddin says Malaysia negotiating with 10 companies for vaccine

    PUTRAJAYA, Nov 27 ― The government is actively negotiating with 10 of the 12 companies whose Covid-19 vaccine is in the third phase of clinical study, said Prime Minister Tan...

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    Suspected North Korean hackers targeted Covid vaccine maker AstraZeneca, says sources

    LONDON, Nov 27 — Suspected North Korean hackers have tried to break into the systems of British drugmaker AstraZeneca in recent weeks, two people with knowledge of the matter...

  • Philip Green’s Arcadia working on contingency options after Covid-19 hit

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    Philip Green’s Arcadia working on contingency options after Covid-19 hit

    LONDON, Nov 27 — Philip Green’s Arcadia, home to some of the biggest brands in British retail, said it was working on a number of options to secure its future after the...

  • Russia, Hungary in talks to allow Covid-19 vaccine to be produced also in Hungary

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    Russia, Hungary in talks to allow Covid-19 vaccine to be produced also in Hungary

    BUDAPEST, Nov 27 — Hungary and Russia have agreed that after a visit by Hungarian doctors next week to see the manufacturing process for its Sputnik V vaccine against Covid-19,...

  • Dr Noor Hisham: New Covid-19 clusters identified in KL, Negri, Penang, Sabah

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    Dr Noor Hisham: New Covid-19 clusters identified in KL, Negri, Penang, Sabah

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 ― The Health Ministry today announced that four new Covid-19 clusters have been identified in Sabah, Negri Sembilan, Kuala Lumpur and Penang. They were...

  • After Muhyiddin’s announcement, Pfizer says to supply Covid-19 vaccine to Malaysia pending approval

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    After Muhyiddin’s announcement, Pfizer says to supply Covid-19 vaccine to Malaysia pending approval

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 — Pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer Malaysia said today it has reached an agreement with Putrajaya to supply 12.8 million doses of its BNT162 mRNA-based...

  • Ringgit ends lower versus greenback on profit taking

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    Ringgit ends lower versus greenback on profit taking

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 — The ringgit ended marginally lower against the US dollar today as profit taking emerged following strong gains yesterday, dealers said. At 6pm, the local...

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    Affin Bank Q3 net profit falls to RM48.72m

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 — Affin Bank Bhd’s net profit for the third quarter (Q3) ended September 30, 2020 fell to RM48.72 million from RM72.40 million posted in the same quarter...

  • Public Bank posts slightly higher net profit of RM1.39b in Q3

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    Public Bank posts slightly higher net profit of RM1.39b in Q3

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 — Public Bank Bhd recorded a net profit of RM1.39 billion for the third quarter (Q3) ended September 30, 2020, up from RM1.36 billion a year earlier. The...

  • Budget Office: Finance Ministry didn’t anticipate Covid-19 third wave when drafting 2021 allocations

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    Budget Office: Finance Ministry didn’t anticipate Covid-19 third wave when drafting 2021 allocations

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 ― In drafting Budget 2021, the Finance Ministry did not anticipate the third wave of Covid-19, and the reinstatement of the conditional movement control...

  • Malaysia’s Covid-19 cases climb back up to 1,109

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    Malaysia’s Covid-19 cases climb back up to 1,109

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 — Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said Malaysia has added another 1,109 Covid-19 cases, bringing the country's total to 61,861. The Health director-general...

  • Petronas posts Q3 RM3.4b net loss amid challenging market conditions

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    Petronas posts Q3 RM3.4b net loss amid challenging market conditions

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 — Petronas posted a net loss of RM3.4 billion for the third quarter (Q3) ended September 30, 2020 as compared to net profit of RM7.4 billion in the same...

  • Ismail Sabri: Kuching CMCO to be lifted as scheduled tonight, Batu Pahat’s Tongkang Pecah placed under CMCO from Nov 29

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    Ismail Sabri: Kuching CMCO to be lifted as scheduled tonight, Batu Pahat’s Tongkang Pecah placed under CMCO from Nov 29

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 ― The conditional movement control order (CMCO) imposed in Kuching district will not be further extended and be lifted tonight, Senior Minister Datuk Seri...

  • Putrajaya says music, Quran teachers can now conduct one-to-one lessons amid CMCO

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    Putrajaya says music, Quran teachers can now conduct one-to-one lessons amid CMCO

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 ― Music teachers and Quran teachers who have been barred from operating in areas under the conditional movement control order (CMCO) can resume their...

  • SDMC: All of Sarawak back to RMCO from tomorrow

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    SDMC: All of Sarawak back to RMCO from tomorrow

    KUCHING, Nov 27 ― The State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) today said the whole of Sarawak will return to the recovery movement control order (RMCO) effective from...

  • Germany smashes debt rule with €180b in borrowing

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    Germany smashes debt rule with €180b in borrowing

    FRANKFURT, Nov 27 — Germany, traditionally hostile to government borrowing, will take on €180 billion (RM873 billion) in new debt in 2021 as it grapples with the economic...

  • Ismail Sabri: Compulsory Covid-19 screening for foreign workers in four states, two FTs from Dec 1

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    Ismail Sabri: Compulsory Covid-19 screening for foreign workers in four states, two FTs from Dec 1

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 27 ― Compulsory Covid-19 screening for all foreign workers in four states and two Federal Territories will begin on December 1, Senior Minister Datuk Seri...