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April 29, 2020

10 best countries to invest in post-COVID

Very few executives could have predicted a virus originating in China would lead to worldwide economic devastation in 2020. Just four months after the first official […]
April 29, 2020

Covid-19: Navigating cancer during the pandemic

In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, cancer  patients may feel worried about how the virus might affect them. It is  only natural to feel that […]
April 28, 2020
During the MCO period, KPJ remained fully operational as hospitals needed to comply with nursing ratios as per Ministry of Health requirements.

KPJ not spared from Covid-19, MCO impact

KUCHING: KPJ Healthcare Bhd (KPJ) has not been spared from the negative impact of Covid-19 and Movement Control Order (MCO) period, with analysts revising the group’s financial […]
April 28, 2020
Dr Noor Hisham said the achievement was a result of the government's proactive and aggressive actions in COVID-19 contagion containment activities during the pre and post-MCO period. - BERNAMA photo

MCO: Malaysia succeeds in flattening curve of COVID-19 – Dr Noor Hisham

PUTRAJAYA: Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the enforcement of the Movement Control Order (MCO) since March 18 has successfully levelled the pandemic curve […]
April 25, 2020

Penang moves to save tourism sector in ‘next’ normal

GEORGE TOWN: The travel trade industry, which among the hardest hit by the Covid-19 pandemic and the ensuing movement control order, may see some hotels and other establishments […]
April 23, 2020

Malaysia enrols first patient for drug trial

KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry has enrolled its first patient for the WHO-led Solidarity Trial that attempts to find the best drug to treat Covid-19, said […]
April 22, 2020

No slowing down for TMC Life

THE Covid-19 pandemic has not deterred the expansion plans of healthcare group TMC Life Sciences Bhd, which operates its flagship Thomson Hospital Kota Damansara and six […]
April 22, 2020

Dilengkapi Dokter Berkualitas, Ini Proses Mudah Berobat ke Melaka

JAKARTA – Melaka atau Malaka merupakan salah satu medical tourism unggulan di Malaysia. Wilayah ini memang kondang dengan teknologi kesehatan yang begitu canggih dipadu dengan dokter-dokter berkualitas. […]
April 22, 2020

How COVID-19 Impacted on Medical Tourism Market And What to Expect from Tourism in 2020?

Traveling to overseas for affordable and state-of-the-art medical care and treatment is basically termed as medical tourism. Years back, people from developing countries used to travel […]
April 22, 2020

Dr Noor Hisham Warns People Must Practise The New Normal If MCO Is To Be Lifted

As Malaysia enters into the sixth and last week of its Movement Control Order (MCO), the government hasn’t yet come to a decision about whether the […]
April 21, 2020

Big improvement recorded

PUTRAJAYA: Despite reporting no deaths and recording the lowest number of daily cases, Malaysia’s war against Covid-19 is still not over, warns the Health Ministry. Health […]
April 21, 2020

Malaysia reports lowest daily increase in new coronavirus cases

KUALA LUMPUR (Kyodo) — Malaysia on Monday reported 36 new coronavirus infections, its lowest daily increase since March 12. Since last Wednesday, the nation has seen […]

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