Retail association leaders plead with food delivery platforms to reduce commission rates

KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 -- Many food and beverage businesses find it difficult to sustain themselves by using the services of food delivery apps including Grab and Foodpanda, as the existing commission ... Read More

Dr Noor Hisham: Most new Covid-19 patients are unvaccinated

KUALA LUMPUR, July 26 -- Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah has stressed the importance of Covid-19 vaccination, when pointing out that those vaccinated only accounted for a small... Read More

Address parents and teachers' doubts on Sept school reopening, Maszlee urges Education Ministry

KUALA LUMPUR, July 22 -- Former education minister Maszlee Malik has urged the Education Ministry to address the trust deficit among the rakyat over its ability to handle the Covid-19 pandemic. He sa... Read More

Health coalition offers recommendations for improved Covid-19 handling

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 -- A coalition of health organisations and doctors have stepped forward to offer a Health Emergency Action Plan (HEAP) in light of the Covid-19 pandemic's impact on the country's... Read More

Finance minister says Malaysia on middle path with cash infusions for pandemic response, has more in tank

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 -- Malaysia has not been too cautious or bold with its direct fiscal injections, as the government is prepared to increase fiscal space should the need to support the national ec... Read More

Tengku Zafrul says tapped Dr Mahathir, Guan Eng, others in Opposition for views on Malaysia's Covid-19 recovery

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 -- Finance Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Zafrul Abdul Aziz said it is important that the government take an inclusive and consultative stance by working with the Opposition as well ... Read More

Avoid dependence on mega vaccination centres, Putrajaya told

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 -- The reliance on mega vaccination centres (PPV) should be reduced since they are potential sources of new Covid-19 infections, said National DAP Socialist Youth deputy chief Mu... Read More

As Covid-19 vaccination picks up, Dr Noor Hisham notes drop in serious cases among elderly

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 -- The acceleration of the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme has greatly reduced the number of serious cases among the elderly, according to Health director-general Tan Sr... Read More

Transparency International Malaysia calls for legislation mandating asset declaration by politicians

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 -- Transparency International Malaysia has called for a Parliamentary Asset Declaration Act to be tabled and passed, which will make it compulsory for all elected representatives... Read More

Broken healthcare affects your families too, Socialist Party wing tells cops probing protesting doctors

KUALA LUMPUR, July 13 -- The youth wing of the Socialist Party of Malaysia (PSM) has condemned the police's action for investigating doctors and healthcare workers who supported the Malaysian Medical ... Read More