COVID-19

Updating of COVID-19 SOP, practical move by govt – Specialists

KUALA LUMPUR – The government’s recent move in updating the standard operating procedures (SOP) for COVID-19 is practical as it…

8 months ago

Wearing of face masks on public transport, in hospitals not compulsory from July 5

KUALA LUMPUR – The wearing of face masks will no longer be compulsory on public transport and in hospitals effective…

8 months ago

Endemic phase of Covid-19: New sop to be presented to Cabinet next week – Dr Zaliha

PUTRAJAYA – The decision on whether Malaysia will enter the endemic phase of COVID-19 will be made after the Ministry…

8 months ago

Hong Kong needs more welders, not bankers

FOR people living in Hong Kong, a banking job was the path to prosperity. This is no longer the case. …

8 months ago

Local art scene thrives post-pandemic

As more people ventured into arts to fill their time during MCO, home studios had become a growing trend  by…

9 months ago

New Covid cases down 9.9% – Dr Zaliha

PUTRAJAYA – The number of new COVID infections dropped by 9.9 per cent to 5,801 cases in the 21st Epidemiological…

9 months ago

WHO: Covid-19 global health emergency is over

by THOMAS MULIER COVID-19 no longer constitutes a global health emergency, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said, lowering its alert…

10 months ago

Covid-19 vax blunder: Did we overstock?

Only about half of the total population went for their 1st booster, while only 2.5% took the second  by AUFA…

10 months ago

Covid-19 cases increase by three pct last week – Health D-G

KUALA LUMPUR – The number of COVID-19 cases reported during the 17th Epidemiological Week (ME 17/2023) from April 23 to…

10 months ago

Open House: Don’t let your guard down

KUALA LUMPUR – Today marks the second week of Syawal or Hari Raya Aidilfitri, with many Muslims opening the doors…

10 months ago

Health Ministry mulls usage of face mask in school after Covid-19 resurgence

THE Health Ministry will propose the usage of face masks in all schools again to avoid a resurgence of Covid-19 due…

10 months ago

It’s you, only faster

SOMETIME ago, when the world stood still and we all became prisoners of a virus that threatened to annihilate humankind,…

11 months ago

A fresh, but mild, Covid-19 wave is rippling through Asia

A NUMBER of Asian nations are reporting an uptick in Covid-19 infections as the region treats the virus as endemic,…

11 months ago