Tuesday, December 7, 2021

new clusters

Wedding do sparks 62-case cluster in Sabah

Another cluster involving workers at an oil palm plantation was also recorded.

Between desperate migrants and lackadaisical Malaysians

Covid-19 cases exist among the migrant workers but they also exist among Malaysians, and the reasons can sometimes overlap.

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.

Factory clusters and other internet fairytales

It appears that for some, facts are optional as long as the narrative has traction and a frenzy ensues.

Most Covid clusters in Selangor linked to manufacturing sector, says state health director

He says the transmissions occurred in workers' hostels and quarters.

Singapore says visits to all hospital wards to cease for 2 weeks

Only a few limited exceptions will be allowed, at the discretion of the hospital.

Don’t cause us all to be ‘sacrificed’, Noor Hisham pleads ahead of Eid celebrations

The health DG urges everyone to continue adhering to SOPs and to learn from the past clusters that emerged due to festive celebrations.

Australia struggles to quash persistent coronavirus outbreaks

Australia has administered 6.7 million doses to date in a population of 25 million, with only a small fraction having received both jabs.

Who’s stupid now?

The question that begs an answer is: 'Is the prime minister stupid for being forced to impose strict measures?' or 'Are the people who, through their heedlessness in complying with simple SOPs, stupid?'

Two new clusters in Sabah, one triggered by Hari Raya celebration

The other is believed to be linked to a funeral attended by close family members from several districts.

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