KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 10): Budget 2021 will not deviate much from the previous budgets’ convention but will be infused with initiatives similar in spirit to the Prihatin Rakyat Economic Stimulus Package (Prihatin) and National Economic Recovery Plan (Penjana), according to an economic expert.
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 12): Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) has decided to maintain operating hours for businesses in KL till midnight throughout the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) period.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 28): Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin (pictured) will deliver a special address on the latest development of the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) at 8 pm today.
TANJUNG MALIM (Aug 28): Former Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Mahathir (pictured) confirmed yesterday that his daughter and son-in-law were among 29 people detained by police at a pub in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday (Aug 23).
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 19): Despite the Movement Control Order (MCO) being in place for 155 days, 71 of which have been under the more flexible Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO), many individuals continue to defy directives.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 12): A gradual recovery is underway in the retail industry, which is signalling Malaysian real estate investment trusts (REITs) in the retail space are set to see light at the end of the tunnel after the pandemic-induced slump.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 25): Local malls are seeing a rise in activity again, with some experiencing a recovery in “footfall” a month into the Recovery MCO (RMCO), reported The Edge Malaysia.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 22): Malaysia’s borders may reopen as early as during the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO), which is slated to expire on Aug 31, said the Health Ministry’s director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 20): The number of active Covid-19 cases in Malaysia has dropped further to 289 as of noon today, the health ministry said.