Archive for September 6th, 2021

Malaysia makes ousted PM Muhyiddin Yassin head of country’s Covid-19 recovery council

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Deccanherald | 5:02 AM

Malaysia’s former leader was selected to head the country’s Covid-19 recovery council, an official said Saturday, just weeks after he was removed from office. [...] » More

Malaysia’s Covid-19 cases dip below 20,000 mark for second day straight with 19,057 new infections

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malaymail | 5:02 AM

The country added 19,057 cases to the Covid-19 tally as of noon today but for the second day straight the number of infections have dropped below the 20,000 mark, bolstering [...] » More

Education Ministry allocates RM2.4m to repair four flood-hit schools in Yan, says minister

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

The Education Ministry (MoE) has allocated RM2.4 million to carry out repair works at four schools in the district that have been badly hit by the floods following the water [...] » More

Khairy: Interstate travel may be possible soon

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

Health minister Khairy Jamaluddin today said that the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for interstate travel is currently being finalised. He urged the public to be [...] » More

Minister: RM19.90 price cap on Covid-19 self-test kits was not done hastily

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs minister Datuk Seri Alexander Nanta Linggi said the decision to set a ceiling price for the Covid-19 self-test kits was not done in a [...] » More

Air Selangor: Sungai Semenyih water treatment plant clear from pollution, to resume operations soon

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

The Sungai Semenyih Water Treatment Plant has recorded zero pollution reading for three consecutive times as at 6am, Pengurusan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Air Selangor) announced [...] » More

Covid-19: Malaysia to prepare to reopen the country cautiously as outbreak transitions to endemic phase, says KJ

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Thestar | 5:02 AM

As Malaysia prepares to transition from the Covid-19 pandemic to an endemic phase, the health ministry wants to ensure the reopening of sectors is done in a careful manner. [...] » More

Malaysia makes ousted PM head of virus-hit country’s recovery body

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Malaysia’s former leader was selected to head the country’s Covid-19 recovery council, an official said Saturday, just weeks after he was removed from office. [...] » More

Number of flood victims in Sabah increases to 96 people as at 8am

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Bernama | 5:02 AM

The number of flood evacuees in the state continued to rise to 96 people from 31 families as of 8am today as compared to 68 people from 21 families last night. The Sabah [...] » More

Muhyiddin named chair of National Recovery Council

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Freemalaysiatoday | 5:02 AM

Former prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin has been appointed as the chair of the National Recovery Council. This was announced by the Chief Secretary to the government, Mohd [...] » More

Malaysia removes ban on Boeing 737 MAX following improvements to aircraft

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Thethaiger | 5:02 AM

The Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia has removed a ban on operating Boeing’s 737 MAX passenger jet that was in place for over 2 years, the CAAM said in a statement [...] » More

Malaysia’s pharmacies: Govt should have set ceiling price for Covid-19 self-test kits from Day 1

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malaymail | 5:02 AM

The Malaysian Pharmacists Society (MPS) insisted today that they never rejected the ceiling price for the Covid-19 self-test kits announced by the government this week but [...] » More

Malaysia’s tourism sector calls for reopening of tours beyond Langkawi

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 5:02 AM

Malaysia’s tourism industry has called for a controlled travel itinerary throughout the country, rather than just a travel bubble in Langkawi, to allow for a more [...] » More

JKJAV says 47.8pct of Malaysia’s population fully vaccinated

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

A total of 47.8 per cent of the country’s population or 15,606,818 individuals, have completed their Covid-19 vaccination as of yesterday, according to the Covid-19 [...] » More

Pos Malaysia accepts walk-in for road tax, driving licences renewal

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Bernama | 5:02 AM

Members of the public who wish to renew their road tax or driving licences can just walk into any Pos Malaysia branches nationwide starting from September 6. In a statement [...] » More