Dr Noor Hisham: Still unknown if asymptomatic Covid-19 patients are contagious

PUTRAJAYA, April 21 -- Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said today that the Ministry of Health (MOH) has not ascertained if asymptomatic coronavirus disease (Covid-19) patients can infect others. In a p... Read More

Oppositions MPs cry foul over deputy minister's directive to Welfare Dept on Covid-19 food aid to selected coordinators

KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 -- Several Opposition MPs are crying foul, after deputy higher education minister Datuk Mansor Othman issued an official letter bearing his ministerial letterhead, directing the... Read More

Nearly 800 positive Covid-19 cases after six EMCOs in 10 areas, Health D-G says

KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 -- The government has enforced the enhanced movement control order (EMCO) in six areas out of the 10 high-risk localities, the Ministry of Health's (MOH) director-general Datuk ... Read More

Malaysia hits new record as new Covid-19 cases dip below 40, zero new deaths

KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 -- Malaysia has registered only 36 new Covid-19 positive cases today, making it the lowest daily number to date, the Ministry of Health (MOH) announced today. The last time the... Read More

Batu MP called by cops, aide says for allegedly violating MCO at Selayang market while on duty

KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 -- Batu MP P. Prabakaran said today he has been called in by Sentul police for questioning, with his aide explaining it was for allegedly violating the movement control order (M... Read More

Water plants in Sungai Selangor back up, but supply disruption to affect 1.2 million in Klang Valley

KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 -- The four Sungai Selangor water treatment plants (WTPs) are now back in operation after they were shut down late last night due to odour pollution, Pengurusan Air Selangor (Ai... Read More

Putrajaya removes DAP MP as SPAN chairman, installs PAS lawmaker

KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 -- The government has terminated Klang MP Charles Santiago's services as the chairman of the National Water Services Commission (SPAN), along with all other commissioners instal... Read More

Terengganu police single out individuals who boasted about escaping police roadblocks on social media

KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 -- The Dungun district police headquarters took to its Facebook page today to express its regret at the discovery that two individuals had shared photos of themselves escaping p... Read More

Health D-G: No Covid-19 cluster among foreign workers so far

PUTRAJAYA, April 16 -- Health authorities have not detected Covid-19 clusters involving migrant workers, Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said today. The Health director-general said district health off... Read More

Health D-G: S.Korean test kit shows 84.4pc sensitivity, 100pc specificity

PUTRAJAYA, April 16 -- Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the South Korean Covid-19 test kits the Ministry of Health (MOH) evaluated showed 84.4 per cent sensitivity and 100 per cent specificity to th... Read More