Monday, December 6, 2021

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Transition to endemic phase on hold due to Omicron, says Hishammuddin

He says precautionary measures will continue to be implemented in the country.

Country by country, scientists eye ‘beginning of end’ to Covid-19 pandemic

None completely rules out what some call a 'doomsday scenario', but they express increasing confidence that many countries will have put the worst of the pandemic behind them in the coming year.

Decision on reopening borders only after transition to endemic phase, says home minister

Hamzah Zainudin says Malaysia's readiness to transition to the endemic phase will be determined by the health ministry.

Public health must always be prioritised but life has to go on

We must move forward in the direction that utilises scientific data to ensure the best balance between living the life we are used to and living the life we are forced to.

Case numbers remain high as govt seeks transition to endemic phase

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin says the cooperation of the entire nation is needed to achieve the target of reaching the endemic phase by end-October.

Plan to reopen schools shows Malaysia transitioning to endemic phase, says Radzi

Education Minister Radzi Jidin maintains that teachers who refuse vaccination will not be allowed to teach face-to-face classes, saying action will be taken against them.

US approaching Delta wave peak but virus expected to become endemic

The possible emergence of newer variants of concern and the advent of colder weather leading to more socialisation indoors could lead to a rebound.

As Singapore pauses reopening, experts suggest ‘bolder’ Covid-19 strategy

Strict surveillance and quarantine have been key to its success in dealing with the pandemic, but Singapore has reported a sharp rise in cases to one-year highs this week.

Sarawak transitioning from pandemic to endemic phase, says CM

Abang Johari Openg says nearly all of the cases reported over the past few days have been asymptomatic or show only mild symptoms.

Health ministry sets over 20 KPIs to hit in 100 days

These include vaccination for teenagers and the reduction of bed usage for Covid-19 patients.

New feature on MySejahtera to help in ‘living with Covid’ phase

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin says more improvements will be made in the coming weeks.

Negeri Sembilan now one step from full recovery phase

PM Ismail Sabri urges Malaysians to prepare to live with Covid-19 as the country shifts to the endemic phase.

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