KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): The private sector vaccination programme in the country is expected to start in August, said Coordinating Minister of the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme Khairy Jamaluddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): Malaysia’s daily Covid-19 infections climbed to 5,841 today, pushing the number of active cases to 61,162 after declining for 17 consecutive days.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): Police arrested three people in Putrajaya and Brickfields here yesterday for allegedly being involved in the sale of COVID-19 vaccines.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): More than 150 road accidents involving food delivery services using motorcycles were recorded from March to June 2020, according to statistics from the Social Security Organisation (SOCSO).
KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): Malaysia's daily Covid-19 vaccination was on an upward momentum, rising to peak numbers for the third consecutive day as the government administered 252,773 doses of vaccines yesterday (June 23), compared with the previous day's 250,529 doses, according to latest data from the Covid-19 Vaccine Supply Access Guarantee Special Committee (JKJAV).
MOSCOW (June 24): The UK minister for media and data, John Whittingdale, said on Wednesday that football officials and VIP fans would be exempt from self-isolation and quarantine upon arrival in the country, so they could watch the Euro 2020 games, Sputnik reported, quoting Sky News.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): The Edge Media Group is giving a RM1,000 bonus to staff who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): In Malaysia, workplaces are among the biggest contributors to COVID-19 cases, with the manufacturing sector alone accounting for 639 clusters and 95,156 positive cases as of June 14 this year.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): ProtectHealth Corp Sdn Bhd (ProtectHealth) is calling on more private medical facilities nationwide to immediately participate in the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme (PICK) by registering on the agency's website.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): The Malaysian Medical Association (MMA) has urged the relevant authorities including the Malaysian Medical Council to conduct a full investigation into the allegations of Covid-19 vaccines being sold by a non-healthcare private company to private groups.