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New positive cases now from fourth, fifth generation of tabligh cluster, Health D-G says

KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 -- The new positive cases of Covid-19 infection are largely seen among those who have been infected through four or five generations from the original Sri Petaling tabligh event... Read More


Health D-G: 157 volunteers join Covid-19 fight, over 1,000 to follow suit

KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 -- The Ministry of Health (MOH) today announced that 157 healthcare and medical volunteer services have joined the ministry, to help contain the Covid-19 virus outbreak. Its di... Read More


Putrajaya getting 10 diagnostic labs ready for Covid-19 testing

KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 -- The Ministry of Higher Education (KPT) and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (Mosti) have prepared 10 diagnostic labs for the Ministry of Health (MOH), to al... Read More


Malaysia charts highest number of daily Covid-19 recoveries, as seven reported dead

KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 -- The Ministry of Health (MOH) announced today that Malaysia recorded seven cases of Covid-19 deaths, the highest toll reported so far, bringing the total number of casualties ... Read More


Selangor to provide free hotel stay at De Palma hotels for medical frontliners

KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 -- Selangor government today announced that it will be providing free hotel stays for medical frontliners handling the Covid-19 pandemic. In a statement today, Selangor Mentri ... Read More


After supply woes force Cameron farmers to dump greens, Lazada steps in and connects them to buyers

KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 -- Cameron Highlands farmers will start selling some vegetables online from tomorrow, after Lazada created a special sales and delivery service to help the group salvage produce... Read More


In Selayang Jaya market, social distancing is a distant understanding (VIDEO)

KUALA LUMPUR, March 28 -- The Selayang Jaya Market has always been packed, bustling with market-goers and sellers daily. However, in the current age of mandatory social distancing in the wake of the ... Read More


Minister terminates child activist Syed Azmi's role in National Welfare Foundation, but seeks advisory service

KUALA LUMPUR, March 27 -- Newly minted Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Rina Harun has terminated the service of prominent child activist Syed Azmi Alhabshi from the Nationa... Read More


For cabbies, Covid-19 lockdown has sent earnings into freefall

KUALA LUMPUR, March 27 -- Prior to the outbreak of Covid-19, taxi drivers here say they were already scraping to get by. Now with the nation battling to contain the onslaught of the virus, cabbies sa... Read More


Sugar-dating service sees traffic spike in Malaysia amid Covid-19 shutdown

KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 -- As Covid-19 continues to batter economies and fuel joblessness, sugar dating service Sugarbook said it recorded an increase in visits to the platform. In a statement to the ... Read More