Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Dr Kelvin Yii

Do we need at RM600K ambulance?

KUCHING: Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba was urged to explain the need to procure 500 negative pressure ambulances by his ministry. Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii said the procurement cost of RM300 million for 500 ambulances translated...

Approval of single-dose vaccines a ‘game-changer’

KUCHING: The approval of the single dose CanSino vaccine from China and Johnson & Johnson vaccine from the United States may be a ‘game-changer’ in the state’s efforts to increase the vaccination coverage, said Dr Kelvin Yii. The Bandar Kuching...

Contingency plan needed in case of emergency

KUCHING: The Sarawak government has been urged to come up with a contingency plan in case of an emergency during the Covid-19 vaccination process. “Fact of matter, they should have a backup generator in case of such incidents, on top...

Investigate improper vaccinations

KUCHING: The Health Ministry was urged to investigate allegations of improper Covid-19 vaccinations in the National Covid-19 Vaccination Programme (NCIP). Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii said this was in view of a viral video of members of the public...

Investigate queue-jumping claims at Covid-19 vaccination centres

KUCHING: The Health Ministry (MOH) and the Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) must investigate public complaints over queue jumping at its vaccination centres. Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii said there were instances where certain VVIPs and their groups bypassing...

Electoral reforms for safer voting needed

KUCHING: Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii has urged the Election Commission (EC) to implement electoral reforms in order to provide a safer voting process before considering the next election is held.  He said the EC had not only failed...

Support waiver of intellectual property for faster vaccine roll-out

KUCHING: Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii has thrown his support to Klang MP Charles Santiago in calling the government to support the temporary waiver of intellectual property on Covid-19 vaccines. He said the move is not only important to...

Increase Covid-19 testing, vaccination

KUCHING: The government is urged to significantly increase the Covid-19 testing and vaccination rate which has dropped over the Hari Raya Aidilfitri festive holiday. Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii noted there was a huge drop in nationwide testing on...

Explain decision to snub nationwide MCO

KUCHING: The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) has been urged to explain its strategy to opt for a conditional movement control order (CMCO) instead of the MCO imposed nationwide. Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii said while Sarawak had the...

Explain parameters of HIDE

KUCHING: The federal government has been urged to explain how Hotspot Identification for Dynamic Engagement (HIDE) identifies a Covid-19 hotspot or premises. Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii said the sudden order by the National Security Council (NSC) for a...
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