Sunday, May 16, 2021

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State can’t afford another MCO

KUCHING: Sarawak could not afford to have another total lockdown even though the number of the daily positive Covid-19 cases is at an alarming rate. Sarawak Bumiputera Entrepreneurs Chamber (DUBS) chairman Datuk Abang Helmi Ikhwan said a total lockdown would...

State records one death, 508 new cases

KUCHING: Sarawak recorded one fatality and 508 new cases on Sunday (Apr 18), pushing the state’s tally of positive cases to 23,940. Bintulu District accounted for 118 of the new cases, Sibu (107), Miri (67), Kuching (44), Selangau (33), Kanowit...

Sarawak records 351 new cases

KUCHING: Sarawak recorded 351 new positive Covid-19 cases on Monday (Apr 12), bringing the state’s tally to 20,352. The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said 123 of these new cases were reported in Bintulu District, Sibu (64), Kuching (30), Kapit...

Walk-in positive cases worrying

KUCHING: A high number of Covid-19 cases recorded through walk-in polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing at health clinics is worrying, said Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) advisor Datuk Seri Dr Sim Kui Hian. He said while 216 of the 296...

Sarawak’s tally surpasses 20k mark, 443 new cases

KUCHING: Sarawak’s total Covid-19 positive cases surpassed the 20,000 mark on Sunday (April 11) with the state recording 443 new cases. This brings the state’s tally to 20,001 to date. This is the fifth time cases in Sarawak have exceeded...

Sarawak records 225 new cases

KUCHING: Sarawak on Monday (Apr 5) recorded 225 Covid-19 positive cases, bringing the state’s tally to 17,779. Of the total positive cases, Bintulu and Samarahan districts reported 43 cases respectively, Sibu (39), Miri (24), Julau (12), Sebauh (10), Kuching, Kapit,...

India tightens screws as Covid-19 infections hit new record

NEW DELHI: India's worst-hit state ramped up its coronavirus restrictions as nationwide the daily infections exceeded 100,000 for the first time on Monday. The country is only the second — after the United States — to record so many new...

Yet another record for Sarawak

KUCHING: The state recorded its second highest Covid-19 positive cases at 419 on Sunday (Apr 4), bringing the total number of cases to 17,554 to date. Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) chairman Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas said of the...

New cluster detected in Simanggang district

KUCHING: The State Health Department has identified a new cluster in Simanggang district — Taman Vistagro cluster which consists of Taman Vistagro. Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) in a statement on Monday (Mar 29) said the index case is case...

Covid-19 cases fall to three digits

Malaysia records 941 new cases, lowest since December last year KUALA LUMPUR: After four months, Malaysia begins to record less than a thousand daily cases of Covid-19 with only 941 cases reported today, the lowest since December last year. The last...
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Five new deaths bring toll to 224

KUCHING: Sarawak recorded five new Covid-19 deaths on Sunday (May 16), bringing the death toll to 224. The State Disaster...
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