Facebook seller nabbed for hoarding 223,000 face masks, price gouging

KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 -- Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry (KPDNHEP) enforcers raided an online seller in Kota Damansara today and seized 223,000 pieces of three-ply surgical masks hoarded... Read More

Ensure essential supply chains run smoothly or risk chaos, Pakatan tells Putrajaya

Kuala Lampur, March 26 -- Pakatan Harapan (PH) today called on Putrajaya to ensure the supply chains for several sectors run smoothly, especially for food and agriculture, warning instead of possible ... Read More

Another Covid-19 patient linked to 'tabligh' event dies

KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 -- Malaysia recorded another Covid-19 death at Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah in Alor Setar today. Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said that the deceased had a... Read More

558 Malaysians stranded in India arrive home, more from Cambodia set to land tonight

KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 -- Five hundred and fifty-eight Malaysians who were stranded in India after the republic shut its airspace and borders to contain the Covid-19 outbreak have safely arrived home ... Read More

PM says may unveil more comprehensive economic stimulus package, people's aid on March 30

Kuala Lampur, March 23 -- Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhiddin Yassin today said that he may be announcing a more comprehensive economic stimulus package and people's aid (bantuan rakyat) on March 30, in l... Read More

PM: Govt to channel additional RM600 million to MoH to fight Covid-19, hire more contract staff

Kuala Lampur, March 23 -- The government will be channelling an additional RM600 million to the Ministry of Health (MoH) to aid their fight to contain Covid-19, Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin... Read More

Thomson Hospital Kota Damansara offers drive-through Covid-19 screening

KUALALAMPUR, March 23 -- Thomson Hospital Kota Damansara is now offering drive-through testing for Covid-19 at its premises beginning today. In a digital poster, the hospital said that the service, w... Read More

Journalists are Covid-19 frontliners too, hold virtual press conferences instead, Dr Wan Azizah tells Putrajaya

Kuala Lampur, March 23 -- Pandan MP Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail today called for better protection of journalists during the movement control order (MCO) to contain the spread of Covid-19, and... Read More

Use reserves from nation's coffers, Petronas to cover Covid-19 aid not EPF, says Anwar

Kuala Lampur, March 23 -- Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has urged Putrajaya today to reach deep into the country's coffers to help those who are financially incapacitated due to the Covid-19 pandemic's eff... Read More

Volunteers ferry, house Indian nationals stranded in KLIA2 after border closed

Kuala Lampur, March 23 -- Several lawyers and volunteers lent a hand to 300 Indian nationals who were starving and stranded at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) yesterday following the ... Read More