Govt Will Not Impose Restrictions on Unvaccinated Kids: Khairy
The government will not impose restrictions on children aged five to 11, who are not vaccinated against COVID-19, Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin has said.
Wed Jan 26 2022
Govt Mulling Reopening Country's Borders for Tourism: PM
Putrajaya is mulling reopening the country's borders to revive the tourism sector, Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob has said.
Tue Jan 25 2022
Waytha Urges Hindus to Rethink Thaipusam Celebrations Amid Omicron Threat
Former minister P Waythamoorthy has urged Hindus to rethink the way they will celebrate Thaipusam on Jan 18, citing concerns over the highly-transmissible Omicron variant of COVID-19.
Wed Jan 05 2022
Flood Victims Exempted From Licence, Road Tax Replacement Fees: Minister
Victims of the recent floods will be exempted from paying replacement fees for lost or damaged driving licence, road tax and Vehicle Ownership Certificate (VOC), Transport Minister Wee Ka Siong has said.
Wed Dec 22 2021
Saravanan: 'Why Restrict Thaipusam When Keluarga Malaysia Event Can Take Place?'
Human Resources Minister M Saravanan has decried the alleged double standards in imposing restrictions on Thaipusam celebrations next month, while allowing the "100 Days Keluarga Malaysia Aspiration" event to take place without regards to physical distancing.
Fri Dec 10 2021
Putrajaya Revokes Liquor Licence Directive For Eateries
Putrajaya has agreed to revoke the licence requirement for eateries to sell alcohol from next year, Transport Minister Wee Ka Siong has confirmed.
Wed Dec 08 2021
Thaipusam 2022: No Chariot Processions Due to Omicron Threat, Says Minister
The government has decided to not allow Thaipusam processions next month, amid the COVID-19 Omicron variant threat, National Unity Minister Halimah Sadique has said. Also in the proposed ban list are group 'kavadi' bearing and river-bathing rituals.
Tue Dec 07 2021
Minister: 10 Custodial Deaths Reported From Jan-Sept, No Racial Elements Involved
There have been 10 cases of custodial deaths reported from Jan 1 to Sept 30 this year, Home Minister Hamzah Zainudin has revealed.
Tue Dec 07 2021
COVID-19: Omicron Puts Putrajaya's Endemic Phase Plans On Hold
Putrajaya has paused the plan to move the country into the endemic phase of COVID-19, due to the emergence of the Omicron variant of the virus, Defence Minister Hishammuddin Hussein has said.
Wed Dec 01 2021
COVID-19: Now Everyone Aged 18 & Above Can Register For Booster Shots
Everyone aged 18 and above can now register for COVID-19 booster shots, Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin has said.
Thu Nov 25 2021