Friday, June 18, 2021

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SPM 2021 candidates most affected by PdPR

KUALA LUMPUR: With the school sessions reopening this week after the mid-year break, the home-based teaching and learning (PdPR) method will resume to contain the alarming spread of Covid-19 infection. In light of the current situation, PdPR learning is the...

AirAsia’s teleport to ramp up delivery, digital cargo capabilities

KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia Digital's logistics arm, Teleport is ramping up its delivery and digital cargo capabilities in line with the significant e-commerce growth, driven by the Covid-19 pandemic. Its growth would be accelerated with the company’s first dedicated freighter, a...

Are Covid-19 vaccines safe for cancer patients?

By Muhammad Basir Roslan KUALA LUMPUR: With the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme in full swing now, more individuals are coming forward to register for the vaccination. As of June 5, almost 13 million individuals had registered for the Covid-19 vaccine shots,...

Careful, pandemic can get worse than it is now

KUCHING: Considering the horrible Covid-19 situation in India right now, all efforts must be made to prevent a similar situation from happening in Sarawak. “India was alright at first, but a year later the pandemic is much worse. It can...

Let experts handle pandemic, not politicians

KUCHING: Sarawak People’s Aspiration Party (Aspirasi) wants the handling of the Covid-19 pandemic in Sarawak to be done by experts, and not politicians. Aspirasi president Lina Soo said she would like to see the Sarawak government appoint professionals to manage...

Pandemic situation in Sibu not good

KUCHING: The pandemic situation in Sibu could have been better than what it is now. To describe the local outbreak as “under control” is not ideal as the situation is not particularly good. To the understanding of Education, Science and Technological...

Depression cases higher among B40 group

This article is in conjunction with World Health Day which falls on April 7 every year. KUALA LUMPUR: Escalating stress levels in this age of rapid changes and personal uncertainty can, over time, lead to serious health problems such as...

From canopy rental to fish retail

By Nor Amirah Mahmuddin KUALA LUMPUR: Sani Shamsuddin’s canopy rental business, which he established seven years ago, took a beating after restrictions were imposed on the holding of gatherings and functions early last year to stem the transmission of the...

Digital era consumer issues harder to fend off

By Erda Khursyiah Basir This article is in conjunction with World Consumer Rights Day which is observed on March 15 every year.  KUALA LUMPUR: Like it or not the Covid-19 pandemic has turned out to be a catalyst for digital transformation,...

Cobbler soldiers on despite pandemic

KUCHING: The shoe repair industry has been greatly impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic, and a well-known second-generation cobbler shop here is not spared. Leo-cobbler, established in 1994, believed to be the only shoe and bag repair store located at Jalan...
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