Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Dr Kelvin Yii

Ramp up Covid-19 testing

KUCHING: The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) has been urged to ramp up Covid-19 tests in view of the increasing cases. Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii said the number of cases could be higher and even more widespread in...

Circuit-breaker needed

KUCHING: A circuit-breaker is needed in Sarawak to curb the high number of Covid-19 cases it is facing now. This is the view of Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii when commenting on the Covid-19 situation in the state. “There are...

Give cash aid to affected businesses

KUCHING: The state government is urged to consider giving cash assistance to businesses affected by the spread of Covid-19 cases in their vicinity. “This includes legitimate businesses that are not allowed to open during this period including gyms, entertainment, reflexology...

Specific parameters on opening, closing of schools needed

KUCHING: Dr Kelvin Yii is proposing that schools in areas with high Covid-19 cases in Sarawak remain closed for another two weeks. At the same, the Bandar Kuching MP is calling for the Ministry of Education (MOE) to have specific...

Comprehensive education blueprint needed

KUCHING: The Ministry of Education (MOE) has been urged to work together with the Ministry of Health (MOH) to come up with a comprehensive education blueprint to address issues affecting schools during the Covid-19 pandemic. Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin...

Send extra vaccine supplies to Sarawak immediately

KUCHING: The federal government and the Special Committee on Covid-19 Vaccine Supply (JKJAV) have been urged to ensure immediate extra supplies of vaccine to Sarawak in view of the spike in Covid-19 cases in the state. Bandar Kuching MP Dr...

Address social gathering loophole

KUCHING: Allowing social gatherings in Covid-19 green and yellow zones without inter-zone travel restrictions may be counter-productive, says Dr Kelvin Yii. The Bandar Kuching MP added that not having inter-zone restrictions had created an obvious loophole which people could exploit. “People...

Vaccination programme needs to be successful

KUCHING: The vaccination programme needs to be successful or else it will be difficult to revive the economy, says Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii. He added that there was a need to vaccinate about 70 to 80 per cent...

Vaccine safe to take

KUCHING: The Covid-19 vaccine gives a high percentage of protection to the people and reduces the risk of being infected by the virus by 90 percent, said Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii. He said if someone is infected after...

MP calls for report card on PN govt’s activities

KUCHING: Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii hopes that the Perikatan Nasional (PN) government can produce its one-year report card on what has been done thus far. “It is important for the PN government to explain to the people the...
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