BEIJING (Sept 18): China is conducting clinical trials of 11 vaccines against the coronavirus disease, four of which are in phase 3, reported Sputnik news agency, quoting the country's Science and Technology Minister Wang Zhigang on Friday.
PARIS (Sept 12): Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar on Friday declared that he was "super happy" to return to training which implied that he has recovered from coronavirus and moved out of isolation, China’s Xinhua news agency reported.
SHAH ALAM (Sept 11): Nippon Paint Malaysia today unveiled an anti-viral and anti-bacterial coating which has been proven by lab test to be 99% effective against the human coronavirus (strain 229E).
SEOUL (Sept 11): Google has pledged US$500,000 (RM2.
SEOUL (Sept 10): Seventeen people, including hospital employees and patients, have tested positive for the new coronavirus at one of the biggest general hospitals in Seoul as of Thursday, Yonhap news agency reported.
SEOUL (Sept 8): South Korea's drug safety watchdog said Tuesday that it has approved a clinical trial of a multi-diagnostic kit that can detect both the novel coronavirus and seasonal influenza, Yonhap news agency reported.
AMCHAM urges Putrajaya to reconsider entry ban on foreign citizens, warns of severe impact on major investors
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 5): The American Malaysian Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) says Malaysia's blanket ban on the entry of foreign citizens from 12 countries, including the United States, will severely impact the business operations of some of the largest investors in Malaysia, as it urges Putrajaya to reconsider its decision.
SEOUL (Aug 27): New daily coronavirus cases identified in South Korea's capital have reached a record high, data showed Thursday, raising alarm bells over additional cases spreading from cluster infections here.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): Ten new Covid-19 infections were reported in Malaysia today, eight of which were imported cases, while the remaining two were local transmissions under the Tawar cluster, according to the Ministry of Health (MoH).
GENEVA (Aug 22): The World Health Organisation (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Friday that he hopes the COVID-19 pandemic will last less than two years, reports Xinhua news agency.