KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 1): Malaysia's newly minted Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin (pictured) said Malaysia needs to learn to live with the coronavirus, as the country's daily Covid-19 cases remained high — although it declined to 18,762 today, down from 20,897 yesterday (Aug 31).
KUALA LUMPUR (July 1): Newly-appointed Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin told the media that there are no deaths linked to vaccination so far in Malaysia.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): The National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme (PICK) will start vaccinating adolescents aged 12 to 17 years against Covid-19, tweeted its Coordinating Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.
PETALING JAYA (Aug 10): The immediate priority for the government should be to get as many people as possible vaccinated before rolling out booster jabs, Dr Mohd Ghows Mohd Azzam reported The Star.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 29): The government does not recommend taking the Covid-19 antibody test to gauge the effect of vaccination, says Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 28): Putrajaya is in talks with vaccine manufacturers on the possibility of buying booster shots, Science, Technology and Innovative Minister Khairy Jamaluddin (pictured) revealed today.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 28): Malaysia has secured access to enough Covid-19 vaccines to cover over 130% of the entire population, or 41.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 1): The Covid-19 Vaccine Supply Access Guarantee Special Committee (JKJAV) has agreed to shorten the dosing interval for the AstraZeneca vaccine to nine weeks from 12 weeks.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 27): The number of Covid-19 vaccine jabs declined to 187,877 doses yesterday, from 215,968 doses on Friday (June 25).
KUALA LUMPUR (June 26): Malaysia jabbed 215,968 doses of Covid-19 vaccines into people's arms yesterday (June 25), down from the 268,604 doses administered a day prior.