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COVID-19: Another foreign workers dorm classified as new cluster

SINGAPORE: Singapore which today kicked off a month’s circuit breaker in a move to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, has identified another new cluster connected to the foreign workers dormitory located at Kranji Road. Three confirmed cases have now been

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COVID-19: Labuan prison undergone disinfection training

LABUAN: The Labuan Correctional Centre has undergone COVID-19 disinfection training in accordance with the Health Ministry’s (MOH) standard operating procedure (SOP). Labuan Health Department director Dr Ismuni Bohari said the training session was to empower the prison officials to conduct

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COVID-19: All entry points, borders to be strengthen

PUTRAJAYA: Strengthening security at all entry points and borders needs to be done to contain the spread of COVID-19, said Health Director-General Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. He said the Health Ministry (MOH) is working closely with the Malaysian Armed

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MCO: PDRM to document actions taken in fight against COVID-19

KUALA LUMPUR: Actions taken by the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM), including the process involved, in enforcing the Movement Control Order (MCO) to address the COVID-19 pandemic will be documented for future reference, said Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Abdul Hamid

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MBSA follows SOP in conducting disinfection operation

SHAH ALAM: The five-day integrated disinfection operation carried out by the Shah Alam City Council (MBSA) which begins today has received advice and guidance from the Health Ministry (MOH). Shah Alam deputy mayor Mohd Rashidi Ruslan said, the advice and

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COVID-19: Malaysia joins global ‘Solidarity Trial’ launch by WHO

KUALA LUMPUR: The ‘Solidarity Trial’, launched by the World Health Organization (WHO), will see Malaysia’s involvement in an international effort to test several drugs in treating COVID-19. Malaysia’s Health Ministry (MOH), in a statement today, said the WHO globally coordinated

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Singapore identifies another dormitory as a new cluster

SINGAPORE: Singapore which gazetted two foreign workers’ dormitories as isolation areas on Sunday has identified another dormitory as a new cluster. The new cluster of Tampines Dormitory at Tampines Place has so far reported three new confirmed cases, said a

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PDRM receives data chain of COVID-19 involving 40,000 individuals

KUALA LUMPUR: The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) has received the data on the chain of the COVID-19 infection, which involves about 40,000 individuals, including those linked with the cluster on the tabligh assembly, from the Health Ministry (MOH). Inspector-General of

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MCO: Police employing special system to monitor individuals

KUALA LUMPUR: The police have employed a special system to monitor individuals under 14 days of home quarantine following their return to the country from overseas. Without disclosing the details of the system, Inspector-General of Police, Tan Sri Abdul Hamid

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COVID-19: Negative result of health screening does not grant immunity

PUCHONG: Those who undergone COVID-19 health screening, detection test and confirmed, it does not mean they were negative to the outbreak forever, said Family Medicine Specialist, Dr Zienna Zufida Zainol Rashid. She said if they were exposed to the COVID-19

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