Saturday, June 12, 2021

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Extension of MCO, tighter restrictions appreciated

KUCHING: Most of the general public agree that the extension of the movement control order (MCO) from June 15 to 28 is a necessary measure to curb Covid-19 infections and flatten the curve. However, a number of people have lamented...

Rapid infectivity rates influence lockdown decision

“To date, a total of 2,552 people have died as a result of this pandemic and the number of deaths is increasing. The existence of new, more aggressive variants with high and rapid infectivity rates also influenced today's decision,”...

Sarawak Patriots Association supports MCO

KUCHING: Sarawak Patriots Association (SPA) has welcomed the announcement that the movement control order (MCO) will be imposed in Sarawak from May 29 to June 11. It however raised several questions on the state government’s plan during the 14-day lockdown. Its...

Clear, decisive leadership needed on lockdown decision

KUCHING: The federal government has been urged to be decisive in making the necessary decisions to stem the spread of Covid-19 nationwide. Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii lamented that the announcement on the stricter lockdown was delayed despite the...

Barbed wires surround residents under lockdown

BINTULU: Several areas of Sungai Plan, Jalan Tanjung Kidurong here were ringed with barbed wire after the area was declared under lockdown following implementation of enhanced movement control order (EMCO) effective May 22 to June 3. Among the affected areas...

EMCO in four areas in Sarikei, Pakan and Kuching districts

KUCHING: The enhanced movement control order (EMCO) will be enforced in four areas in the districts of Sarikei, Pakan and Kuching. The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) in a statement today said EMCO would be implemented at Rh Rampai Sg...

Locals welcome early end to EMCO

KUCHING: The decision to end the enhanced movement control order (EMCO) at Kampung Serpan Laut in Asajaya earlier than scheduled should bring early benefits to the local people, said Kota Samarahan MP Rubiah Wang. She said the move was well-received...

Countries still in lockdown

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Comply with lockdown measures

KUCHING: Residents in the affected longhouse in Bintulu have been urged to cooperate and comply with the lockdown in order to prevent more Covid-19 outbreaks. Bintulu MP Datuk Seri Tiong King Sing in giving this advice said this is due...
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Extension of MCO, tighter restrictions appreciated

KUCHING: Most of the general public agree that the extension of the movement control order (MCO) from June 15...
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