Saturday, February 27, 2021


Tell Zahid no meetings, court says after quarantine sees trial postponed for third time

High Court judge Collin Lawrence Sequerah says otherwise, the case will never conclude.

No apology, Umno man tells PM over quarantine remarks

Mohd Puad Zarkashi says he will not allow himself to be bullied by Muhyiddin Yassin.

Muhyiddin demands apology, RM10 million compensation over quarantine claims

His lawyers say legal action may be taken if the demands are not met in seven days.

PMO slams ex-deputy minister over claim that PM refused to undergo quarantine

Mohd Puad Zarkashi will face legal action if he fails to tender a public apology.

Quarantine exemption for govt officials subject to prior application, risk assessment

The individuals involved must also have used a private jet on their trip.

Quarantine rules eased for ministers returning from official trips

They will now be observed for three days or undergo surveillance until they are discharged without endangering the public.

Malaysian first to lose PR status as Singapore gets tough on Covid-19 offenders

Chong Tet Choe was ordered to remain at home except in the event that he needed medical attention, but left home multiple times in breach of public health rules.

Europe toughens rules on entry for non-EU visitors

The agreement serves as a guideline for EU countries, all of which have the ultimate say on their own border policies.

Dr M’s advice to Noor Hisham after family member infected with Covid-19

The former prime minister says infected people should be quarantined apart from their families to minimise the spread of infection.

Hong Kong to require 2-week hotel quarantine for arriving flight crew

Many countries are introducing strict testing and quarantine rules for international flight crews.

Tennis stars told not to serve Melbourne hotel mice while in Covid quarantine

There has been confusion over infection numbers with several positive test results reclassified as 'viral shedding' from previous infections, which is not contagious.

Ku Li stable after testing positive for virus

The 83-year-old is the latest politician to contract Covid-19.

Other News

AmBank to pay RM2.83 billion settlement over 1MDB scandal

This is in addition to the RM53.7 million penalty imposed by Bank Negara Malaysia and paid by AmBank Group.

AmBank bayar Putrajaya RM2.83 bilion disebabkan penglibatan dalam skandal 1MDB

Pembayaran ini akan menguntungkan rakyat Malaysia kata Menteri Kewangan Tengku Zafrul Aziz.

Palm oil churns trouble in Canadian ‘hard butter’ puzzle

The pandemic has increased demand for butter, so farmers are feeding extra palm oil derivatives to their cows to produce more milk fat.

Kes Covid-19 kembali melebihi 2,000, 11 kematian baru

11 lagi kematian dicatatkan menjadikan jumlah 1,111 kes.

Daily cases back over 2,000, death toll up by 11

2,253 new cases, 3,085 recoveries.