Archive for April 14th, 2021

Health Ministry: 1,767 new Covid-19 cases, Sarawak has most cases by state for second day in a row

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

The health ministry recorded 1,767 new Covid-19 cases today, bringing the total number of cases recorded locally since the beginning of the pandemic to 363,940 cases. Health [...] » More

MRT Corp mulls private sector partial funding for grand third line project, says CEO

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

MRT Corp said today the third “circle” line will double up as a game-changing project for the construction industry and urban development, with massive [...] » More

Malaysia relaxes some virus curbs as Ramadan begins

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 5:02 AM

Malaysia has relaxed coronavirus restrictions in most states as Muslims begin fasting today, allowing the return of popular Ramadan bazaars and the evening prayer service [...] » More

Dr Noor Hisham: Sexual harassment article on MyHealth portal that caused uproar is opinion of writer and not health ministry

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

An article on sexual harassment which appeared on the MyHealth portal that caused an uproar on social media reflects the personal opinion of the writer and not the health [...] » More

Leaders of Malaysia, Singapore to discuss reopening of border: Hishammuddin

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | CNA | 5:02 AM

Malaysia prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin is expected to discuss the reopening of the border with Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong early May, said Malaysian Foreign [...] » More

Malaysian bride faces legal threat after complaint about starving wedding guests

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Coconuts KL | 5:02 AM

A Malaysian bride’s grievances about her wedding organiser leaving her guests starving for hours have ended in legal threats. Wedding planner Ali Grand Hall Weddings [...] » More

Aircraft MRO, shipping among industries that benefit from Strategic Trade Act 2010, says Miti

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

Malaysia’s aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) industry is one of the beneficiaries of the Strategic Trade Act (STA) 2010. According to the Ministry of [...] » More

Malaysia allows buffets and all-night dining throughout Ramadan

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Coconuts KL | 5:02 AM

Eateries and food delivery services throughout Malaysia have been allowed to extend operating hours till 6am during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. This was announced by [...] » More

Singapore, Malaysia to discuss reopening of border during Muhyiddin’s visit on May 4

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 5:02 AM

The leaders of Malaysia and Singapore will discuss, among other things, the reopening of the border when they meet in Singapore on May 4, said Malaysian Foreign minister [...] » More

BIMB to issue 222.22m new shares to raise RM795.6m

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

BIMB Holdings Bhd will be issuing 222.22 million new shares, representing 12 per cent of its issued share capital to raise RM795.6 million. It said the book building exercise [...] » More

Malaysia will consider appeals by foreigners with expired passes due to lockdown to remain in the country: minister

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | CNA | 5:02 AM

The Malaysian government will consider requests by stranded foreigners holding expired social visit passes to remain in the country on a “case-to-case basis”, [...] » More

‘Islamic leaders’ join Anwar Ibrahim’s People’s Justice Party

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Coconuts KL | 5:02 AM

Leader of the opposition Anwar Ibrahim has welcomed 15 new members to his pact, most of whom appear to be Muslim leaders. Three individuals who were formerly a part of the [...] » More

Sarawak religious heads back Covid-19 vaccination, urges Sarawakians to sign up

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

Heads of mainstream religious institutions in Sarawak have come out in support of the state government’s Covid-19 immunisation programme and urged Sarawakians to [...] » More

Khairy: Malaysia’s Covid-19 vaccine supply assured, enough shots for 80pct by October

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

Science, Technology and Innovation minister Khairy Jamaluddin has assured the public that Malaysia will have enough Covid-19 vaccines to cover 80 per cent of the population [...] » More

SRC conviction appeal: Lawyer claims High Court judge had ‘desire’ to hold Najib to account

14-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

The High Court was incorrect in saying Datuk Seri Najib Razak must be held accountable for abuse of power using a criminal standard in the misappropriation of RM42 million [...] » More