KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 16): Lawyers representing prime minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has today sent a letter of demand (LOD) to Umno Supreme Council member Datuk Dr Mohd Puad Zarkashi over a Facebook post he made titled “Kuarantin pun ada dua darjat” (two classes of quarantine) which is deemed defamatory.
SHAH ALAM (Feb 12): The Selangor state government will be opening four transit quarantine centres for Covid-19 patients in Klang, Hulu Langat, Petaling and Sepang as an effort to curb infection in the community.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 10): The relaxed three-day quarantine for cabinet ministers returning from foreign travel may be made available to business travellers and members of the public next, Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba (pictured) told Malaysiakini in an interview yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 9): Cabinet ministers returning from official visits abroad are allowed to shorten their self-isolation to three days, only if they meet certain criteria, said Health Director-General Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah (pictured).
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 9): The government has demanded an apology from an Umno leader for claiming that the quarantine period for ministers returning from overseas trips was shortened because Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin (pictured) did not want to quarantine himself after his official visit to Indonesia.
Reduced quarantine period for Ministers violates citizen’s ‘constitutional right of equality’ — Malaysian Bar
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 9): The Malaysian Bar said the Government order exempting Cabinet Ministers returning from overseas official visits from the need to undergo a 10-day quarantine is a violation of the people’s “constitutional right of equality under the law”.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 9): The Malaysian Health Coalition (MHC) today has urged for the Prevention and Control Infectious Diseases (Exemption) Order 2021 to be immediately revoked.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 9): Both former finance minister Lim Guan Eng and former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak have criticised the government over the decision for Cabinet ministers returning from overseas trips to only be subjected to a three-day quarantine period, as opposed to the usual 10-day quarantine requirement.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 9): The government has decided that Cabinet ministers returning from overseas trips to only be subjected to a three-day quarantine period, as opposed to the usual 10-day quarantine requirement.