PUTRAJAYA (March 5): The Health Ministry (MOH) has identified seven hospitals to conduct field assessments on the deep throat saliva sampling method for the Covid-19 screening tests.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 28): Health director-general (D-G) Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah has called on all parties including individuals who have received the Covid-19 vaccine to continue their compliance with the standard operating procedures (SOPs) implemented to curb the spread of the deadly virus until herd immunity is achieved.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 26): Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin went on Facebook yesterday to provide an update on his health condition a day after receiving the Covid-19 vaccine.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 22): Malaysia’s new Covid-19 cases dropped to 2,192 from 3,297 reported on Sunday, bringing the cumulative confirmed infections to 285,761.
Covid-19: Malaysia’s daily infections rise above 3,000 again with over 1,000 cases from Perak workplace
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 21): Malaysia posted 3,297 Covid-19 infections today, the first time in over a week with more than 3,000 cases.
SEPANG (Feb 21): Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah will be among the first to receive the Covid-19 vaccine when the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme is rolled out on Wednesday, ahead of schedule, said Khairy Jamaluddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 21): The Pfizer-BioNtech vaccine is the first Covid-19 vaccine given conditional registration approval by the Drug Control Authority (DCA) and the National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency (NPRA) after going through the proper evaluation process and its use will be closely monitored.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 19): Covid-19 vaccination mobile units will be activated to vaccinate senior citizens and vulnerable groups who are too frail to go to a vaccination centre.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): The Covid-19 vaccination consent form which has gone viral on social media is not the final version of the form to be used in the national vaccination programme.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 15): The Ministry of Health (MoH) is targeting the Covid-19 infectivity rate (Rt) to continue to drop to less than 1.