KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 19): Malaysia’s new Covid-19 cases climbed to 1,290 — from 660 yesterday — pushing active cases which carry high transmission risks to a record high of 13,222.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 10): Malaysia’s new daily Covid-19 cases dropped to 869 today — from 972 reported yesterday — taking total confirmed infections in the country to 42,050.
AMMAN (Oct 24): The Covid-19 death toll in the United States could reach a half million by February unless nearly all Americans wear face masks, researchers said on Friday, a day after the number of new infections reported across the country approached a record high.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 1): Malaysia reported 260 new confirmed Covid-19 cases today — the highest daily count since June 4 when there were 277 infections — and the country's second daily highest on record since three cases were found on Jan 24,, according to Ministry of Health (MoH) director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, who described the spike as "worrying".
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 22): Malaysia’s Covid-19 recoveries in the 24 hours as of noon today totalled 168, more than double the 82 new infections.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 31): Malaysia recorded 12 new cases of Covid-19 as of noon today, bringing the total number to 8,976.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 4): US President Donald Trump (pictured) said yesterday he “believes as many as 100,000 Americans” could perish in the Covid-19 pandemic after the death toll passed his earlier estimates, Reuters reported.