covid-19

April 30, 2020

Malaysia says it has flattened the Covid-19 curve. But at what cost?

Malaysia appears to have flattened the Covid-19 curve – but according to experts, the country is paying the cost in lost jobs, mental health issues and an upswing in […]
April 28, 2020

DG: We are in recovery phase

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia has discharged nearly 4,000 or 67% of all its Covid-19 patients since the coronavirus outbreak began in January. This comes as the country’s movement […]
April 23, 2020

Malaysian doctor joins London’s Imperial College team developing Covid-19 vaccine

PETALING JAYA: UK-trained surgeon Dr Nur Amalina Che Bakri has joined a team at the Imperial College in London to develop a vaccine for Covid-19, which […]
April 22, 2020

Malaysia reports lowest daily increase in new coronavirus cases

KUALA LUMPUR (Kyodo) — Malaysia on Monday reported 36 new coronavirus infections, its lowest daily increase since March 12. Since last Wednesday, the nation has seen […]
April 21, 2020

Nipping It In The Bud

For smokers, having a puff or two after a tiring day at work can help them destress. However, as the tar from cigarettes start to build […]
April 21, 2020

Covid-19: MOH to continue surveillance, active case detection after cases tested positive

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 21 — The Ministry of Health’s (MOH) early efforts in detecting patients with influenza-like illnesses (ILI) and severe acute respiratory infection (SARI) have […]
April 21, 2020

Control children’s screen time during MCO to maintain good eye health

KUALA LUMPUR: With families remaining indoors under the Movement Control Order (MCO) which is now into its third phase, the time spent each day by family […]
April 18, 2020

Recoveries keep rolling as new cases hit lowest level since MCO

PUTRAJAYA: Recoveries outstripped new cases by more than two-fold today, with 201 discharged and 69 more cases reported, the lowest since the movement control order (MCO) […]
March 25, 2020

Statement by PM on the Extension of the Movement Control Order

KUALA LUMPUR (March 25): The government has extended the Movement Control Order (MCO) to April 14 from March 31 previously, the prime minister announced today. Tan […]