PUTRAJAYA (March 5): A total of 1,358 officers and personnel of the Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) who are directly involved in the COVID-19 operations have received their vaccine jabs since the National COVID-19 Immunisation Programme began on Feb 24.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 5): Two police reports were lodged regarding a scam involving the sale of the Covid-19 vaccines involving losses amounting to RM285,499, said Bukit Aman Commercial Crime Investigation Department director Datuk Zainuddin Yaacob.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 4): Six university hospitals have been entrusted to serve as Vaccine Administration Centres (VACs) to assist the government in implementing the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme (PICK), Minister of Higher Education Datuk Seri Dr Noraini Ahmad (pictured) said.
PUTRAJAYA (March 4): Individuals who jump queue to receive the Covid-19 vaccine jabs can be fined not more than RM50,000 or jailed not more than six months, or both, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 4): Orders for Covid-19 vaccines by Malaysia to date has surpassed 108% of the population, said Deputy Science, Technology and Innovation Minister, Datuk Ahmad Amzad Hashim.
BUKIT MERTAJAM (March 3): The Penang state government is requesting the central government to allow private hospitals in the state to procure COVID-19 vaccine and to dispense it to those who can afford to obtain their jabs faster.
KUALA LUMPUR, (March 3): The Science, Technology and Innovation Ministry (MOSTI) and MIMOS Bhd, with the assistance of the Health Ministry, have begun a vaccine tracing project utilising blockchain technology at the proof-of-concept stage.
SEOUL (March 3): North Korea is expected to be supplied with around 1.