Friday, September 17, 2021

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Malaysia to conduct clinical trials for cholera vaccine by year end

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is expected to carry out clinical trials for the cholera vaccine by the end of this year under the National Vaccine Development Roadmap. Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba said the clinical trials...

Vaccines, medical equipment bound for Tawau

KUCHING: The C-130H aircraft from the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) Number 14 Squadron on Sunday (Aug 29) delivered vaccines and medical equipment from Sarawak, including Kuching, Sibu and Bintulu, to Tawau, Sabah.  According to Malaysia’s 9th Infantry Brigade in...

Vaccines effective in Sibu

SIBU: The decline in Covid-19 cases here is related to the smooth and prompt vaccination process by various authorities, said Dr Annuar Rapaee. He added the efficacy of the Covid-19 vaccines had also contributed to a decrease in the number...

Flying doctor service to transport vaccines to Bengoh

PADAWAN: The flying doctor service (FDS) will be utilised for vaccine transportation to folk residing in the Bengoh Dam area. Mambong assemblyman Datuk Dr Jerip Susil said there were currently some 112 residents in the area waiting to be vaccinated. “The...

Challenges abound but herd immunity still possible

By Nina Muslim KUALA LUMPUR: In these Covid-19 times, herd immunity has become this buzzword that signals freedom, normalcy and safety all in one. Malaysia is set to focus solely on herd immunity within a few weeks once vaccinations for the...

National Recovery Plan capable of bringing life back to normal

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today unveiled the National Recovery Plan which is believed capable of bringing life back to normal by the end of this year, including reconvening parliament in September or October. He said the...

Vaccine shipment good news for Kapit folk

KUCHING: Future weekly shipment of Covid-19 vaccine to Kapit will expedite herd immunity among residents, says Datuk Seri Alexander Nanta Linggi. The Kapit MP added that the recent announcement of 16,680 doses to Kapit was another piece of good news. “The...

Allow us to procure vaccines from whoever we want

KUCHING: A deputy chief minister is dissatisfied with the speed of vaccines rolled out by the Health Ministry (MOH) to Sarawakians and has appealed to Putrajaya not to restrict the state government or big companies from procuring the vaccines...

Don’t believe fake news about Covid-19 vaccines

KANGAR: Senior citizens who successfully completed two doses of Covid-19 vaccine under the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme yesterday urged the public to stop worrying about getting vaccinated. Nearly 1,000 senior citizens who received the vaccine at the Dewan 2020 vaccination...

Any group wanting early Covid vaccination can apply to task force

PUTRAJAYA: Any group, including media practitioners, wanting to be among the early recipients of the Covid-19 vaccine can submit their applications to the Covid-19 Immunisation Task Force (CITF), said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba. So far, he said...
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Sarawak-Petronas CSA done deal

KUCHING: The terms and conditions laid out in the Commercial Settlement Agreement (CSA) between the Sarawak government and Petroliam...
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