Wrong tree, retail tycoon tells politicians calling for closure of factories
Ameer Ali Mydin says closing down factories to curb the spread of Covid-19 is a populist move with no basis in science or data.
Most Covid clusters in Selangor linked to manufacturing sector, says state health director
He says the transmissions occurred in workers' hostels and quarters.
Top industrial alliance breaks silence, says data shows factories not to blame for Covid-19
The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers says analysis of data from the health ministry shows that the bulk of cases are sporadic infections.
Only 5-10% of Covid-19 cases from manufacturing sector, says Azmin
He says the majority of cases today were sporadic, meaning that the virus is in the community.