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MOSTI: Vaccine Roll-Out Is As Per Schedule

The Coordinating Minister for National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme, Khairy Jamaluddin has refuted claims that Malaysia’s vaccination rate was slow despite having sufficient vaccine supply. According...

KKMM: Media Needs To Be Given Priority In Phase Two

The Ministry of Communications and Multimedia (KKMM) has applied for media practitioners to be given priority in phase two of the National Covid-19 Immunisation...

MOSTI: Developed Countries Causing Slow Down In Vaccine Supply Chain

Bernama has reported that the Coordinating Minister of the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme, Khairy Jamaluddin has highlighted that the phase two of the programme...

Solution Group Berhad Signs Supply Agreement Of 3.5 Million Doses Of Convidicea Vaccine with MoH

Solution Group Berhad (SGB) through its wholly owned subsidiary, Solution Biologics Sdn. Bhd. (SOLBIO) has signed a supply agreement of 3.5 million doses of...

Sun Life Malaysia Allocates over RM1 Million For Covid-19 Side-Effect And Complication Funds

Sun Life Malaysia Assurance Berhad and Sun Life Malaysia Takaful Berhad has established a support measure for its clients who are affected by the...

Malaysia To Receive 3.5 Million CanSino Covid-19 Vaccine Doses Starting April

Malaysia will obtain 3.5 million of CanSino Coid-19 vaccine from China in stages starting in April with the first delivery of 150,000 doses. Minister of...

MoH: Mandatory Quarantine Will Still Be Enforced Even For The Vaccinated

Ministry of Health’s (MoH) Director-General, Dr. Noor Hisham Abdullah has highlighted that vaccinated travellers are not exempted from complying with the prescribed Covid-19 infection...

MySejahtera Should Be Made The Official App For Covid-19 Test Result Certifications, Says MMA

In addition to registering for Covid-19 vaccines and generating e-certificates for vaccinated individuals, the MySejahtera app should be designated as the official app for...

Sri Kota Specialist Medical Centre Donates 500 Face Shields To Protect Morning Market Traders

Sri Kota Specialist Medical Centre (SKSMC) has donated face shields to the Klang Municipal Council (MPK) for distribution to 500 traders in markets in...

Microsoft: Hybrid Working Is Here To Stay

Multinational technology company, Microsoft Corp. (Microsoft) has highlighted that 73 percent of workers surveyed in their first-annual Work Trend Index, 'The Next Great Disruption...

Putrajaya Allocates Up To RM500,000 For Adverse Covid-19 Side Effects Aid

Malaysia will be distributing special remuneration aid for Malaysians and non-Malaysians who were inoculated by the Covid-19 vaccine and were affected by serious side...

Pharmaniaga To Solidify Vaccine Business In Malaysia With Sinovac

Pharmaniaga Berhad (Pharmaniaga), Pharmaniaga Lifescience Sdn Bhd (PLS) a wholly owned subsidiary of the company has entered into a Supply and Distribution Agreement with...

Putrajaya To Invest Up To RM5 Billion To Reach Herd Immunity Target

Putrajaya will be allocating up to RM5 billion for the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme in order to achieve the herd immunity target in December...

#LiveKatRumah Initiative To Assist More Than 80 Local Artists and Show Crew

Malaysia’s Cultural Economy Development Agency (CENDANA) has announced to participate in Grab’s #LiveKatRumah initiative to provide earning opportunities for artists and cultural workers. In an...

Insurance Companies To Extend Cash Relief For Covid-19 Related Complications

Life Insurance Association of Malaysia (LIAM) has highlighted that the majority of life insurance companies in the country will extend financial assistance to policyholders...

JobStreet steps in to provide outplacement support for retrenched Sony employees

Leading online employment portal JobStreet is stepping in to help retrenched workers affected by the eventual closure of Sony Malaysia’s manufacturing plant in Prai,...

Airasia to offer unlimited free delivery service throughout MCO 2.0

Airasia will be offering unlimited free delivery service for airasia food, airasia fresh and airasia shop throughout the re-imposed Movement Control Order. This is to...

World GDP recovery to strengthen from mid-2021 on vaccine Rollout

The global economic recovery will strengthen and become more sure-footed from the middle of next year as coronavirus vaccines are rolled out and social...

A post-pandemic world: will populations be on the move?

Could the Covid-19 pandemic spell the end of globalisation and migration? Not according to new epidemic research published in Nature – Scientific Reports, by a group of...

Short-term Economic Recovery Plan – empowering the people, propelling businesses and stimulating the economy

By Amarjeet Singh, EY Asean and Malaysia Tax Leader On 5 June 2020, the Prime Minister unveiled the Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan (“Plan”). This Plan was...