Daily Archives: January 13, 2021

Merlin: Strategically Guiding Independents During a Year of Unprecedented Upheaval

NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — 2020 was a disruptive year for the world. We all stood witness to a global pandemic that shook the entire music ecosystem, virtually shut down the live industry, and drove labels and

Sabin Vaccine Institute Funds Researchers to Investigate COVID-19 Misinformation, Design Solutions to Increase Vaccine Acceptance

WASHINGTON, Jan. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) announced today that it has awarded grants to research teams in four countries to explore the social drivers of COVID-19 misinformation, and its impact on routine immunization acceptance

Number of evacuees in Sabah, Sarawak continues to rise

The flood situation in Sabah and Sarawak has worsened with an increase in the number of evacuees, while the opposite situation is reported in Johor, Pahang and Kelantan this evening.A check at infobanjir.water.gov.my this afternoon found Sungai Padas i...

253 individuals detained for breaching MCO : Ismail Sabri

A total of 253 individuals were detained by the police for breaching the Movement Control Order (MCO) yesterday, said Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob.He said of the total detained, 252 people were issued compounds whil...

No compromise for those involved in MCMC’s Twitter issue – Saifuddin

Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah today stressed that his ministry will not compromise with parties found involved in issues related to the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission’s (MCMC) official Twitter accou...

Agong, Raja Permaisuri visit flood victims in Temerloh

-- The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah, today visited residents in several villages in the Temerloh district affected by the floods.According to Istana Negara official social media, His Majesty was accompan...

TM operating as usual except for EMCO, HSO zones

Telekom Malaysia Bhd’s (TM) new service installations and service restoration activities at customers’ premises will continue as usual throughout the two-week Movement Control Order (MCO 2.0) which started today.However in zones under enhanced MCO (EMC...

Man electrocuted in water squatter settlement, Labuan

A 26-year-old man was electrocuted near a wooden bridge at the water squatter settlement of Saguking, here, late last night.The deceased, a Malaysian permanent resident, was found by a villager passing through the bridge around 11 pm and immediately al...

Roadblocks nationwide to help break COVID-19 chain

The mission of the police and the armed forces in reducing the people’s movement in line with the Movement Control Order (MCO) began at midnight with the implementation of roadblocks nationwide.Surveillance for standard operating procedures (SOP) compl...

Water issue: See you in court, Penang CM tells Kedah MB

-- The Penang state government is prepared to see Kedah Menteri Besar, Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor in court over the raw water charge issue in protecting the state’s riparian water rights.Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said Kedah did not have