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WHO praises Malaysia’s handling of pandemic

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s strong capacities in outbreak preparedness and response have helped establish a stable foundation in its outbreak response to Covid-19...

World Alzheimer’s Day

World Alzheimer’s Day is held on September 21 annually to raise global awareness of the disease and challenge the common stigma...

Sarawak to heed RMCO extension

KUCHING: The state government will abide by the federal government’s decision to extend the recovery movement control order (RMCO).

Coronavirus cases, deaths slowing in most regions

GENEVA, Switzerland: The coronavirus pandemic is still raging worldwide, but fresh World Health Organisation data indicates its pace is easing in most...

Fabric face masks better than no mask at all

KUCHING:In general, evidence appears to show that fabric face masks or face coverings are likely better than no mask at all, says...

Doctor-patient ratio don’t depict reality, says MP

UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE KUCHING:Using merely the ratio of doctors to patients to measure universal health coverage in Malaysia...

It’s physical distancing, not social distancing from now on

KUCHING: The Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced that the term “social distancing” would be replaced with “physical distancing”. 

WHO worries over Europe virus cases as nations tighten curbs

COPENHAGEN, Denmark: The World Health Organisation Friday expressed concern over a coronavirus resurgence in Europe as Britain and Austria tightened restrictions and...

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Four new positive cases recorded

KUCHING: Four new Covid-19 positive cases were recorded in Sarawak today, bringing the tally further up to...

Sarawak on red alert

KUCHING: Sarawak has been placed under red alert in view of two positive cases involving illegal immigrants...

Entry restrictions extended to Nov 15

KUCHING: Sarawak has extended the entry restrictions for non-Sarawakians and foreigners from Sabah, Labuan and Peninsular Malaysia...

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Four new positive cases recorded

KUCHING: Four new Covid-19 positive cases were...

Sarawak on red alert

KUCHING: Sarawak has been placed under red...