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Two medical groups work with Shopee to raise funds for frontliners fighting Covid-19

KUALA LUMPUR, April 2 -- The Malaysian Medical Association (MMA) and the Malaysian Medical Association Foundation (MMAF), in collaboration with online shopping platform Shopee, have launched a nationa... Read More


Coca-Cola halts ads in Malaysia, channels funds towards Covid-19 containment

KUALA LUMPUR, April 1 -- Coca-Cola has announced that it will channel its advertising budget towards efforts to contain the Covid-19 outbreak. On its official Facebook page yesterday, the company sai... Read More


G25's Noor Farida, CEO, board members removed from HRDF with immediate effect

KUALA LUMPUR, April 1 -- Human Resources Minister Datuk Seri M. Saravanan has removed Datuk Noor Farida Mohd Ariffin from her position as the chairman of the Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF). S... Read More


Ministry's MCO advice to women: Wear make-up while working at home, speak to spouse in Doraemon voice and giggle coyly

Kuala Lampur, March 31 -- The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry has imparted some rather left-field advice to women, especially wives and mothers working from home, which it posted on i... Read More


Anwar insists Putrajaya's RM250b stimulus be presented in Parliament

Kuala Lampur, March 31 -- PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said checks and balances were essential in the country's administration and Parliament must be allowed to scrutinise the government's R... Read More


Ex-minister criticises Women's Ministry for misogynistic 'Doraemon' advice

Kuala Lampur, March 31 -- Former law minister Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said today lambasted the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry (KPWKM) after it imparted some rather left-field advic... Read More


MIC urges govt to reinstate Anti-Fake News Act after influx of false news related to Covid-19

Kuala Lampur, March 31 -- The Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) has urged the government to reinstate the repealed Anti-Fake News Act, after a series of arrests involving those who spread disinformation... Read More


Pharmacists seek frontliner incentives, contract extensions

KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 -- The Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS) is asking Putrajaya to extend to its members the RM600 monthly allowance for frontline medical workers announced in the Covid-19 st... Read More


Groups ask Putrajaya to let them keep helping the needy, advise against central aid distribution

KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 -- Over 120 groups are jointly urging the government to reconsider its move to stop them from sending food to households at risk during the movement control order (MCO). Putraj... Read More


Noor Hisham: I'm a hero? It's not about me, but what we can do together to fight Covid-19

KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 -- Labelled as a national hero by social media users, Datuk Dr Noor Hisham has played down such platitudes from the public for himself. The Health director-general today said t... Read More