Friday, October 29, 2021


BN hit with RM10,000 compound for breaching SOPs

It was fined for failing to ensure physical distancing at the launch of its election machinery for the Melaka state polls last night.

Health experts expect jump in Covid-19 cases after Melaka polls

But they say the infection wave will not be as big as the ones that came before, due to awareness about SOPs and the high vaccination rate.

RM260,000 in compounds issued to owner, customers of KL entertainment centre

Police issued the compounds during a raid last night.

Experts warn of Singapore-style virus spike if Malaysians get complacent

The people themselves must be part of the solution, not of the problem, they say.

Palm oil sector to get 32,000 foreign workers

Primary Industries and Commodities Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin says tight SOPs will be set for the entry of these workers from source countries.

Phase 4 not the same as election season, says Hishammuddin

The defence minister says the government must strike a balance between health and safety and democratic demands.

Umno sec-gen Ahmad Maslan slams SOPs for Melaka polls

He urges the government to allow small gatherings for ceramahs and house-to-house visits.

Chip crunch in Malaysia triggers new era in supply deals

Shortages – exacerbated by years of under-investment in basic chip production, while high-end semiconductors were favoured – are expected to last at least two years.

Education ministry improving SOPs as more schools reopen

Among others, students returning to boarding schools must undergo Covid-19 self-tests.

Indian festival crowds return as Covid horrors fade

India's peak holiday season includes Durga Puja, Dussehra and Deepavali – major Hindu festivals celebrated with noise, colour and exuberance across the country.

Malaysians eager to hit the road after green light for interstate travel

Airlines and bus companies expect demand to soar while highway authority braces for spike in traffic.

MPs allowed to remove face masks while debating

This follows a risk assessment conducted by the health ministry.

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