Tuesday, March 2, 2021

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Menuju 2050, satu dari empat orang bakal alami masalah pendengaran

Langkah pencegahan harus dilakukan segera bagi mengelak kerugian besar.

World won’t vanquish Covid-19 this year, WHO warns

WHO says it would be 'very premature' and 'unrealistic' to think that the world will be finished with Covid-19 by year-end.

Covax delivers first vaccine shipment in ‘momentous occasion’

Covax hopes to deliver more than two billion doses in less than a year to ensure 92 poorer countries will receive access to Covid-19 vaccines.

Guinea launches Ebola vaccination campaign

Guinea's health minister expects an end to the outbreak in about six weeks.

AstraZeneca EU supply chain shortfall continues in second quarter

The British-Swedish company had sparked fury among European leaders by announcing that it would miss its target of supplying the EU with 400 million doses, due to a shortfall at the firm's European plants.

Covid-19 dijangka berakhir pada awal 2022, kata pengarah serantau WHO

Covid-19 masih merebak pada 2021, namun ia akan lebih terkawal berbanding tahun lalu.

New Covid-19 cases down 16% last week, says WHO

The number of new deaths reported also fell 10% week-on-week, to 81,000.

World needs treaty to avoid future pandemics, says UK PM

Johnson wants to lead efforts on a global approach to pandemics, including an early warning system.

WHO backs AstraZeneca jab in boost for poor countries

While inoculation drives have been gaining pace, with nearly 172 million vaccine doses given worldwide, most of the jabs have so far gone to richer countries.

Covid-19 deaths in Africa jump 40% in one month

This comes as Africa battles new, more contagious variants and gears up for its largest-ever vaccination drive.

WHO backs AstraZeneca as expert trades barbs with US

WHO says AstraZeneca's jabs can be used on people aged over 65 and also in places where new variants of Covid-19 are circulating.

WHO China mission fails to find animal source of Covid-19

The team also says there is no indication that the virus was in circulation in Wuhan before December 2019.

Other News

Zoom earnings strong at close of pandemic-plagued year

Zoom took in revenue of US$882.5 million during the fiscal quarter that ended Jan 31, in a 369% increase from the same period a year earlier before lifestyles went remote due to Covid-19.

Tiga kawasan di Selangor dilanda jerebu

Kawasan-kawasan itu mencatat IPU tidak sihat setakat 8 pagi tadi.

Cheers, fears and some tears as kids head back to school

A wide range of emotions is on display as students head back to school this week after a long enforced break from the physical classroom due to Covid-19. Mindful of public health concerns, authorities have put in place strict SOPs to circumvent further spread of infection but while some children can't wait to rejoin their friends in school, others may take a while more to adjust.

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Diseksa di Guantanamo

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