PETALING JAYA (April 4): Being one of the largest and oldest property developers in Malaysia, Sime Darby Property earned its name for relentlessly pursuing sustainable and growth, with the company even setting a target to become a carbon negative developer by 2030.
PUTRAJAYA (March 31): Travellers who have received the Covid-19 vaccine are not exempt from complying with the prescribed Covid-19 infection prevention measures including undergoing mandatory quarantine, says Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 13): The Malaysian Medical Association is concerned about the slow pace in registrations for the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme, it said in a statement today.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 12): Ten more Covid-19 clusters were reported today, five of which were linked to workplaces and another five were related to community infections.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 2): Private hospitals have proposed that the government allow them to procure vaccines from different sources to complement the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme, so that Malaysia can achieve herd immunity earlier.
MOSCOW (March 2): Russia's Federal Medical‑Biological Agency is working on a coronavirus vaccine that provides cell-bound immunity, since this type of immunity can protect a person for up to 17 years, Veronika Skvortsova, the head of the agency, told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, Sputnik reported.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 28): Health director-general (D-G) Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah has called on all parties including individuals who have received the Covid-19 vaccine to continue their compliance with the standard operating procedures (SOPs) implemented to curb the spread of the deadly virus until herd immunity is achieved.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 27): It is too early to say whether Covid-19 vaccination will serve as the basis for an 'immunity passport' before one can start moving around freely, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah (pictured).
LABUAN (Feb 26): Labuan police will monitor closely the activities of a group on the island that is spreading propaganda against Covid-19 vaccines through various social media platforms.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 9): The country is expected to need a year to achieve herd immunity for the coronavirus through the National Covid-19 Immunisation Plan, one of the largest vaccination programmes in Malaysia.