A total of eight deaths were recorded today while six new clusters have also emerged.
He said the opposition had intended to support the budget but the situation has changed as many of their suggestions were not taken into consideration.
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“Prior to Covid-19, there were 137 members of the media who attended parliamentary sittings. The Parliament administration needed to cut that to 60 members of the media, so they handpicked which media would get to attend.”
Speaker Datuk Azhar Azizan Harun said 41 lawmakers from the government and 39 opposition and independent lawmakers are allowed to attend the sitting in the hall at any one time
Putrajaya is in the final stages of negotiations to participate in COVAX.
...as a precautionary measure following the spread of Covid-19's third wave in the country.
King says no need for state of emergency, stresses upcoming Budget 2021 crucial for containing pandemic and restoring economy
"The Agong would like to remind politicians to immediately stop any form of politicking which will disrupt the stability of the ruling government."
Istana Negara said in a statement that the Yang di-Pertuan Agong has advised citizens of Malaysia to be calm and patient in facing the current situation in the country while waiting for the outcome from the King and Conference of Rulers’ discussion on the proposals.