As Malaysia sees record Covid-19 deaths, Health DG says nearly nine in 10 ICU beds now occupied

KUALA LUMPUR, May 12 -- Approximately 87 per cent of the 734 available intensive care unit (ICU) beds for Covid-19 patients nationwide are being used, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Ab... Read More

Muhyiddin says 'not tyrant', unpopular Raya restrictions needed to save lives from Covid-19

KUALA LUMPUR, May 12 -- Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin justified the restrictions placed on the public during the Hari Raya Aidilfitri festive period as necessary to protect the lives of everyone. ... Read More

Damansara MP Tony Pua pushes for Putrajaya to sue KPMG as well over 1MDB

KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 -- DAP national publicity secretary Tony Pua has urged the Finance Ministry to pursue audit firm KPMG Malaysia for allegedly colluding with the administration of former prime mini... Read More

Health minister: Pharmaniaga unit completed four Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine batches

KUALA LUMPUR, May 11 -- Pharmaniaga Berhad subsidiary Pharmaniaga LifeScience Sdn Bhd (PLS) has submitted the first four batches of the Sinovac vaccine it completed with the fill and finish process in... Read More

Unions urge MAHB to remove WCT Holdings as business partner following Subang Airport re-concession bid

KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 -- Unions with the Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) in Peninsular Malaysia, Sarawak, Sabah and Labuan have urged the operator to remove WCT Holdings Berhad as its business... Read More

Another MCO spells doom for sales industry, retailers warn

KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 -- The implementation of another movement control order (MCO) could lead to devastating decline of the sales industry, retailers' groups have said. The Malaysian Reserve quoted M... Read More

Wanita MCA urges Education Ministry to look into Ain Husniza expulsion warning letter

KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 -- Wanita MCA chief Datuk Heng Seai Kie has urged the Education Ministry to investigate a school letter allegedly warning SPM student Ain Husniza Saiful Nizam of expulsion after s... Read More

Listen to people instead of blindly trusting data, Guan Eng tells govt over HIDE system

KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 -- Former finance minister Lim Guan Eng has said the Perikatan Nasional administration would be better off by engaging and listening to the people, instead of solely relying on da... Read More

Pakatan education council offers several recommendations to improve home-learning after Raya holidays

KUALA LUMPUR, May 9 -- The Pakatan Harapan education council has made several suggestions to the Education Ministry on the implementation of the home-based Teaching and Learning (PdPR) method followin... Read More

Ampang Jaya council updates MCO SOPs, allows gyms and sports centres to operate between 6am and 10pm

KUALA LUMPUR, May 9 -- The Ampang Jaya Municipal Council (MPAJ) has updated its list of standard operating procedures (SOP) for sporting and recreational facilities during the ongoing Movement Control... Read More