Tony Pua: HIDE poorly designed and assumptions behind data misguided

Media Statement by Tony Pua, DAP's national publicity secretary and the Member of Parliament for Damansara in Kuala Lumpur on Monday, May 10, 2021: Unless the Government intends to paralyse or permanent shut down retail malls and supermarkets, it must suspend the use of the deeply flawed Hotspot Identification system (HIDE) with immediate effect.

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Contradictory HIDE statements by Khairy, Ismail Sabri: So, whose statement is correct? — Teresa Kok

KUALA LUMPUR (May 9): Seputeh member of Parliament Teresa Kok claimed today contradictory statements by Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin and Senior Minister (Security) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob on the Covid-19-driven Hotspots Identification for Dynamic Engagement (HIDE) system showed that they had failed to communicate and understand each other's concerns before they made public statements following public confusion on HIDE's implementation.

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Conflicting HIDE statements by Khairy, Ismail Sabri wreak havoc among retail outlets

KUALA LUMPUR (May 9): Conflicting statements by Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin and Senior Minister (Security) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob on the Covid-19-driven Hotspots Identification for Dynamic Engagement (HIDE) system appear to have wreaked havoc among retailers across Malaysia after outlet operators claimed the industry was not consulted on the implementation of the HIDE system under which premises listed under HIDE as potential pandemic risk locations have been ordered to be closed for three days effective today.

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Premises listed under HIDE not Covid-19 clusters - Khairy

KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): All premises and locations listed under the Hotspot Identification for Dynamic Engagement (HIDE) early warning system are not confirmed COVID-19 clusters, said National COVID-19 Immunisation Programme Coordinating Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.

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