Friends of Sungai Klang Taman Melawati River Three (FoSK TMR3) founder Kennedy Michael says the government should initiate anti-littering programmes as ordinary folk are huge contributors to pollution.
Disgruntled guests quarantined at Impiana KLCC Hotel demand to know why their pleas for better service have fallen on deaf ears. Hotel management admits teething problems, will strive to keep guests happy.
Malaysia will deliberate use of AstraZeneca after European Medicines Agency announces the Covid-19 vaccine has possible link to blood-clotting, says Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin. This comes barely 48 hours after Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba said the government will go ahead with the vaccine brand.
The National Sports Vision will now be introduced in October instead of this month as Youth and Sports Ministry officials and representatives will canvass opinions to strengthen its decade-long policy.
Logeswara Rao, better known as CJL, the inaugural winner of Rap Porkaalam, a Tamil rap competition on Astro Ulagam last year, has received attention in India following the release of his single, Lepak Mamak.
Senior consultant paediatrician Datuk Dr Amar Singh HSS says it is important to ensure Malaysia’s Covid-19 vaccination plan is well-received by the people and achieves herd immunity.
Questions are being raised as to who bestowed the Datuk Seri title to 33-year-old fugitive businessman Nicky Liow Soon Hee. With links to triads, some also wonder how far he has spread his tentacles within enforcement agencies after it was discovered government officers were on his payroll.
News of Coldplay sponsoring a machine that cleans rivers has somewhat overshadowed the work by Westports and the Selangor government. Regardless of the number of river-cleaning Interceptors, it boils down to educating Malaysians not to pollute our rivers.
Battle lines were drawn at last weekend’s Umno general assembly as leaders fight for the survival not just of their political careers, but their party’s as well.
Associate Professor Dr Azeem Fazwan Ahmad Farouk believes Umno will work with anyone as long as it can be part of the government.
While the hotel industry hopes for a boost through the lifting of the inter-state travel ban, Malaysian Association of Hotels chief executive officer Yap Lip Seng says the industry is not expecting to make profits this year.
The National Disaster Management Agency (Nadma), in overseeing the Empowering Communities programme, says the new bottom-up approach to battle Covid-19 will empower communities to do more and flatten the curve.
Senior doctors, including retired government medical practitioners, are willing to assist the government in educating the public regarding the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme which has a low sign-up rate, and dispel concerns over the vaccine.