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Malaysia election after pandemic ends: PM

Malaysia election after pandemic ends: PM

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:50 AM

Malaysia will go to the polls when the coronavirus pandemic is over, the prime minister said Saturday, two days after winning lawmakers’ backing for his [...] » More

Putrajaya withdraws guarantee to finance Penang LRT

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Malaysiakini | 6:50 AM

The Perikatan Nasional (PN) federal government is not going to provide a guarantee for a RM2.04 billion loan application by the Penang state government for its light rail [...] » More

Malaysia’s embattled leader urges allies to stand together

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:50 AM

Malaysian prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin called on members of the ruling coalition to strengthen cooperation ahead of a general election he intends to hold once the virus [...] » More

Report: Perikatan formed as part of Dr Mahathir’s grand plan to remain as PM, says Azmin

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:50 AM

Perikatan Nasional (PN) was initially mooted by Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad during the political impasse in February this year, Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali has said. In an [...] » More

M’sia inks two vaccine supply deals, and other news you may have missed

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Malaysiakini | 6:50 AM

Key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1. Malaysia has signed agreements with Pfiser and the Covax facility to purchase enough vaccines to immunise 30 percent [...] » More

Malaysia will hold elections after coronavirus crisis is over: PM

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:50 AM

Malaysia will hold a general election when the novel coronavirus pandemic is over, prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin said on Saturday, shortly after he averted a showdown by [...] » More

Number of flood evacuees up nationwide as situation improves in Terengganu

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:50 AM

The flood situation in several states as at this morning had worsened with more victims having to be moved to temporary relief shelters (PPS) but there was improvement in [...] » More

Another Malaysian among asymptomatic Covid-19 cases in Singapore

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:50 AM

Singapore’s Ministry of Health (MoH) confirmed that one of the five imported cases announced Saturday is a 36-year-old Malaysian man. Labelled as case 58413, the work [...] » More

‘Did Malaysia choose Covid-19 vaccine with higher storage cost?’

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Malaysiakini | 6:50 AM

Sungai Pelek assemblyperson Ronnie Liu has raised concerns about whether the government made the right decision to purchase Covid-19 vaccines from US pharmaceutical firm [...] » More

Stop pressuring Muhyiddin over DPM’s post, Ahmad Zahid tells Umno members

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:50 AM

Umno president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has asked the party’s leaders and members not to pressure Muhyiddin Yassin to reinstate the deputy prime [...] » More

Malaysia’s new Covid-19 cases still at a high with 1,315, Sabah and Selangor lead

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:50 AM

Malaysia recorded 1,315 new Covid-19 positive cases with four new fatalities, the Ministry of Health announced today. Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham wrote in [...] » More

Unfair to make Anwar shoulder all burden PKR rep tells DAP Youth

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Malaysiakini | 6:50 AM

Selangor PKR Youth Najwan Halimi has not taken kindly to DAP Youth’s demand for an apology from Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim and threat to sever ties with PKR. [...] » More

MPs confirm Anwar’s resignation offer if he fails in Putrajaya gambit

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Malaysiakini | 6:50 AM

PKR president Anwar Ibrahim will resign as the Pakatan Harapan chairperson if he fails to prove he commands majority support in the Dewan Rakyat, four MPs from the coalition [...] » More

Windfall tax on glove makers will send wrong signal to investors, says Tengku Zafrul

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:50 AM

The implementation of a windfall tax on glove companies that have benefited from the pandemic is a non-consistent policy which will a send a wrong signal to investors and [...] » More

Malaysia secures Pfiser vaccine in a first for Southeast Asia

28-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 11:46 AM

Malaysia has agreed to buy 12.8 million doses of Pfiser’s COVID-19 vaccine, becoming the first country in Southeast Asia to announce a deal with the US drugmaker after [...] » More