Archive for October 5th, 2021

Interstate, international travel to resume once 90pct of adults are vaccinated: Malaysia PM Ismail Sabri

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | CNA | 5:02 AM

When 90 per cent of the adult population in Malaysia have been fully vaccinated, interstate travel will resume and Malaysians will no longer be required to apply for the [...] » More

Thousands of police reports lodged against preacher across the country

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | FreeMalaysiaToday | 5:02 AM

At least 3,000 police reports are being lodged across the country today against preacher Syakir Nasoha, who had allegedly made inflammatory remarks against other religions in [...] » More

Anwar: Discussions still ongoing over Harapan logo in GE15

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Malaysiakini | 5:02 AM

PKR president Anwar Ibrahim today said he is still seeking advice from the party’s grassroots on using a single logo for Pakatan Harapan candidates in the 15th general [...] » More

Parliament is calmer now thanks to MOU, says PM

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Malaysiakini | 5:02 AM

Prime minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob said the Dewan Rakyat sitting and general political situation was “calmer” now that the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on [...] » More

9,000 complaints on online transactions this year

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | FreeMalaysiaToday | 5:02 AM

More than 9,000 online transaction complaints have been reported to the domestic trade and consumer affairs ministry this year. Domestic trade and consumer affairs minister [...] » More

MIDF Research: No new taxes in Budget 2022, more borrowings may be needed

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Bernama | 5:02 AM

MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Bhd’s research arm (MIDF Research) believes that no new taxes would be introduced in Budget 2022 due to the lingering Covid-19 pandemic. [...] » More

Malaysia’s Budget 2022 to focus on tourism, retail, and SMEs: minister Zafrul

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | HumanResourcesOnline | 5:02 AM

Minister for Finance, Zafrul Abdul Aziz, said that the country’s economy is growing positively between 3-4 percent this year, which edges closer to international [...] » More

No vaccine-related deaths so far, says KJ again

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | FreeMalaysiaToday | 5:02 AM

The health ministry has confirmed that there have been no Covid-19 vaccine-related deaths in Malaysia so far, despite rumours of such cases on social media. Minister Khairy [...] » More

Malaysia’s new Covid-19 cases drop to 9,066, first time under 10,000 in nearly three months

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Bernama | 5:02 AM

The country’s new Covid-19 cases dipped below the 10,000 mark today with 9,066 new infections reported. Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said on [...] » More

PM: Govt thinking of giving money to businesses as capital to restart, details being fine-tuned

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

The federal government is considering channelling funds to businesses that have closed down, to enable them to have the capital to start their business again as the economy [...] » More

Wage subsidies helped save 2.9 million jobs so far, says HR minister

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Bernama | 5:02 AM

The implementation of the Wage Subsidy Programme with an allocation of RM18 billion through the Social Security Organisation (Socso) has successfully saved 2.9 million [...] » More

PM: Govt to carry out policies encouraging ‘attitudes and behaviours’ necessary for endemic phase

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

The Malaysian government will continue to carry out policies encouraging attitudes and behaviours necessary for an endemic scenario, prime minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri [...] » More

New political party a proxy to split votes, say analysts

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | FreeMalaysiaToday | 5:02 AM

A new political party linked to a top political leader is likely to be a proxy aimed at putting the opposition at a disadvantage by splitting election votes, say political [...] » More

Politicians, ministers and M’sian uber-rich revealed in latest offshore leak

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Malaysiakini | 5:02 AM

After several expose, there seems to be no shortage of rich and powerful Malaysians revealed as owners of offshore companies or trusts. The latest expose, the Pandora Papers, [...] » More

Malaysian rail firms eye projects in Philippines

05-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 5:02 AM

Twelve Malaysian rail companies are interested in teaming up with local and foreign firms for projects in the Philippines, according to Malaysia’s trade promotion [...] » More