Thursday, July 29, 2021

COVID 19

Malaysia records all-time high 0f 17,405 new cases

KUALA LUMPUR: New Covid-19 cases in Malaysia hit another record high of 17,405 cases today, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. In a Twitter post, he said this brought the cumulative positive cases to 1,061,476 since the...

SOPs with standardisation, consistency required for intra-Asean travel

KUALA LUMPUR: Asean countries need to consider applying standardisation and consistency in the standard operating procedures (SOPs) requirement within the intra-Asean travel bubble for better recovery in the tourism industry, said AirAsia Malaysia chief executive officer Riad Asmat. He said...

Housing development sector allowed to operate under NRP Phase 1

PUTRAJAYA: The housing development sector is allowed to operate under Phase 1 and 2 of the National Recovery Plan (NRP) effective immediately, said the Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) today. KPKT said the permission to operate is applicable...

Public-private partnership e-Land system to be expanded to other states

KUALA LUMPUR: The e-Land system implemented through a public-private partnership (PPP) arrangement will be expanded to other states after it was proven successful in increasing the quality and efficiency of land administration in Kuala Lumpur. Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin...

Covid-19, NRP should be parliament’s focus

KUCHING: Finding ways to combat the Covid-19 pandemic and implement the National Recovery Plan (NRP) successfully must be the central focus of parliament, says a political analyst. Associate Professor Dr Neilson Ilan Mersat said cooperation between the government and the...

Workplace clusters in Tatau, Bintulu

KUCHING: Two new workplace clusters have emerged in the districts of Tatau and Bintulu. The Jalan Tatau-Selangau, Tatau cluster involved the occupants of a workers’ quarters at an oil palm plantation which is under the enhanced movement control order (EMCO)...

Highest number of new Covid-19 cases in Kuching

KUCHING: Sarawak yesterday (July 26) registered 356 new Covid-19 cases; 51 fewer cases compared to 407 the previous day. The State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said the cumulative number of cases in the state was now 74,342. Kuching once again recorded...

Without emergency proclamation, Covid-19 prevention can continue with Act 342

KUALA LUMPUR: Even without the Emergency Proclamation, efforts to combat the spread of Covid-19 in the country can still continue under the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases Act 1988 (Act 342), according to several legal and constitutional experts. Senior...

Hishammuddin to take over SOP compliance announcements from Tuesday

KUALA LUMPUR: The daily announcement of movement control standard operating procedures (SOP) enforcement activities will be taken over by Senior Foreign Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein starting Tuesday (July 27). In this regard, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk...

Fear over Covid-19 if Sarawak election held after emergency ends

KUALA LUMPUR: A Sarawak MP told the Dewan Rakyat today he would agree to “a localised emergency” in the state after the nationwide emergency ends on Aug 1 as a means of deferring the overdue state election if the...
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Reshaping political campaigning

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