BEIJING (Feb 20): The Chinese mainland reported no new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases on Friday, the National Health Commission said, according to Xinhua News Agency.
SINGAPORE (Feb 11): Singapore should be able to offer COVID-19 vaccinations to its entire population within this year, provided that the vaccine supplies come in as scheduled, according to the republic’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (pictured).
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 11): Health director-general (DG) Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah (pictured) today urged Malaysians to avoid large gatherings during the Chinese New Year.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 10): Police will take stern action against any individual found intentionally flouting the standard operating procedures (SOP) throughout the Chinese New Year celebrations, said Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Abdul Hamid Bador.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 10): On Friday, the Chinese community will welcome the Year of the Golden Ox.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 7): The National Security Council (NSC) has approved new standard operating procedures (SOPs) that will allow reunion dinners on the eve of Chinese New Year among members of different households.
Ministry of National Unity to forward Chinese community's appeal on CNY SOP to National Security Council
PUTRAJAYA (Feb 5): The Ministry of National Unity (KPN) will bring up the views and appeals of the Chinese community with regards to the family reunion dinner and prayers at temple in celebrating the New Year, to the National Security Council’s (MKN) attention.
PUTRAJAYA (Feb 5): The Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry (KPDNHEP) has listed 16 items under the Festive Season Maximum Price Control Scheme (SHMMP) in conjunction with the upcoming Chinese New Year celebration.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 5): Chinese New Year celebrations including prayer ceremonies are only allowed to be held at home with family members, said Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 2): The standard operating procedures (SOP) for the Chinese New Year celebrations during the implementation of the Movement Control Order (MCO) 2.