“When we ask schools to provide hand sanitisers, conduct temperature screening and so forth, it is the school that must ensure that the necessary tools are available, not the teachers.”
The negotiations were still ongoing as of now, with a proposed standard operating procedure (SOP) only involving the business community.
The Penang Hill Heritage Forest Challenge and the Trash Free Hill events will resume in 2021 and dates will be announced accordingly.
The main contributing factors for dengue proliferation in the state include the neglect of environmental hygiene, especially the irregular and improper garbage disposal habits which provides potential containers for breeding aedes mosquitoes.
Floods hit 11 districts in Sabah, affecting 152 villages, following heavy rain since last Saturday. However, the situation is reported to be improving, with evacuees in some districts, including Penampang, having allowed to return home.
The Senior Minister stressed that this is the time when the Federal and state governments must work together to overcome the challenges faced due to the Movement Control Order (MCO) and COVID-19.
The fishing boat they boarded for their trip was reported to have been hit by a storm and strong waves, causing the rope of the anchor to break and the boat to overturn, throwing all into the sea.
Funding for Asia-Pacific infrastructure projects will become increasingly diversified in the "new normal" following the Covid-19 pandemic