KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 12): The administration of Pfizer BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine to children under the age of 12 will begin in 2022, according to the Ministry of Health (MOH).
WASHINGTON (Oct 23): Pfizer and its partner BioNTech said their COVID-19 vaccine is safe and 90.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 10): The government's plan to move the country into an endemic phase from the current Covid-19 pandemic status is on track.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 30): More than 400,000 cases of COVID-19 infection involving individuals under the age of 18 were recorded this year, up from about 12,000 cases last year, said Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin (pictured).
PUTRAJAYA (Sept 25): The Health Ministry is in talks with a Covid-19 vaccine manufacturer on the procurement of vaccines for children aged 12 and below.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 21): The Ministry of Health (MoH) in a statement today warned of a worrying trend of rising Covid-19 infections among children, with 67 deaths reported among those aged below 18 years this year, compared with just six deaths last year.
LABUAN (Sept 11): A total of 2,593 school-going children aged 16 and 17 in the duty-free island here have begun to receive COVID-19 vaccine today in preparation for school reopening on Oct 3.
PUTRAJAYA (Sept 2): Malaysia has yet to decide to go ahead with Covid-19 vaccination exercise for children below 12 years old, said Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 23): The viral news that has gone viral on social media regarding children aged below 12-year old are not allowed to enter shopping malls and eateries is fake, according to the Quick Response Team of Multimedia and Communications Ministry (KKMM).