KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 23): Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin (pictured) has given a “not so gentle reminder” to his colleagues to mask up during meetings.
MoH ramping up surveillance as Klang Valley and Sarawak hospital admissions increased in last seven days, says Khairy
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 21): COVIDNOW data showed that hospital admissions in the Klang Valley and Sarawak increased over the last seven days, Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin highlighted on Thursday (Oct 21) in a tweet.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 14): The Ministry of Health (MoH) on Wednesday said it will start giving out booster doses to senior citizens aged 60 years and above as well as frontline members who received a complete dose at least six months ago.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 5): Malaysia’s new Covid-19 cases rose to 8,817 on Tuesday, up 9.
Govt to allow mixing of Covid-19 vaccine for booster shots; social gatherings the last sector to re-open — Khairy
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 4): The government will allow the use of heterologous vaccination methods or mixed use of different Covid-19 vaccines for the booster shots beginning this month, according to Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 24): Malaysia's Covid-19 cases rose to 14,554 from yesterday's 13,754, according to Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin (pictured).
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 10): Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said the waning of vaccine effects over time could be the reason for the spike in Covid-19 infections in Sarawak.
Health Ministry to improve Covid-19 death reporting method, after delays cause discrepancies in daily fatalities
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 10): The Health Ministry will improve its Covid-19 death reporting method as there were discrepancies in the daily deaths caused by a delay in reporting, according to its Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 8): The Ministry of Health (MoH) is working with the National Security Council (MKN) to develop some ventilation guidelines regarding the reopening of gymnasiums as well as on allowing outdoor team sports activities, said its Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.
Provide better granular data and policy guidance to boost public confidence in opening up the economy
More Granular Data and Faster Data processing is needed for COVID-19 related policy guidance and faster economic recovery Even though dining-in in the Phase 1 states including the Klang Valley since the 20th of August, many restaurants still don’t allow dining in because (i) not all of their workers have been vaccinated (ii) the number of cases in the community is still high so operators are concerned that they and their staff would face a higher chance of infection (iii) customers are still concerned about dining-in because of the high number of reported cases (iv) SOPs on dining-in were not clear (v) it may take some time for restaurant operators to rehire staff which they have let go during MCO 3.