KUALA LUMPUR (June 23): There is an urgent need for cash handouts to households affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, said an expert.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 26): The late Datuk Teo Chiang Quan (pictured), the chairman cum executive director of property developer Paramount Corp Bhd who passed away at age 72, will be greatly missed for his humility and leadership, says the Federation of Methodist Schools Alumni Associations Malaysia (FMSAAM).
KUALA LUMPUR (April 29): A total 43 schools in Selangor and Negeri Sembilan were ordered to close temporarily starting yesterday and today following the proliferation of Covid-19 cases among students and staff.
PETALING JAYA (April 26): Home-based teaching and learning (PdPR) for all schools will be commenced for two weeks after the Hari Raya Aidilfitri school break.
SEREMBAN (April 24): The Negeri Sembilan government sees no necessity to close the current school session as the Covid-19 cases among students and teachers in the state are still under control.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): The Ministry of Education (MoE) has not conducted “due process” for Convent Bukit Nanas (CBN) (pictured) to be gazetted as a fully government-aided school, The Malaysian Insight reported alumnae president Marina Yong saying today.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Several parties especially health and education experts are worried about the possibility of Covid-19 cases spreading in schools when face-to-face teaching and learning is fully implemented.
Schools with even one Covid-19 case must close for at least two days, says deputy education minister
KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Any school reporting at least one confirmed Covid-19 case will from now on have to be closed immediately for at least two days, and the affected students will switch to online learning during their school's closure.
FT Land and Mines: Convent Bukit Nanas land lease not renewed to ensure it becomes fully-aided govt school
KUALA LUMPUR (April 20): In the latest development of the saga over the Convent Bukit Nanas (CBN) issue, the Federal Territories Land and Mines Office today clarified that the school will be spared demolition when its lease expires as “the land it sits on will revert to the government so it can be gazetted as a fully-aided government school”, The Star reported today.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 20): Nineteen schools in Selangor's Petaling district have been ordered to be temporarily closed from today for disinfection and close contact tracing of both students and teaches, after several Covid-19 cases were detected.