Malaysia, Indonesia to sign MoU on domestic workers World

Malaysia, Indonesia to sign MoU on domestic workers

Malaysia and Indonesia will finalise issues related to the memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the recruitment and placement of domestic workers, during a working visit by Malaysian Minister of Human Resources M. Saravanan to Jakarta on January 24.
Six Indonesians drown off Malaysia coast World

Six Indonesians drown off Malaysia coast

Six Indonesian women drowned off Malaysia after their boat capsized during a suspected attempt to enter the country illegally, a senior Malaysian official has said.
Malaysia approves Pfizer vaccine for children aged 5-11 World

Malaysia approves Pfizer vaccine for children aged 5-11

Director General of the Malaysian Health Ministry Noor Hisham Abdullah said on January 6 that the Drug Control Authority (DCA) of the country has given conditional approval for Pfizer-BioNTech’s Comirnaty jab for children aged between 5 and 11 years old.
Malaysia shortens interval time for booster jab injection World

Malaysia shortens interval time for booster jab injection

The Health Ministry of Malaysia has shortened the interval period after the second dose for people receiving booster shots of the Pfizer and Astra Zeneca COVID-19 vaccines to three months from the previous duration of six months.
Malaysia lifts travel ban on eight African nations World

Malaysia lifts travel ban on eight African nations

Malaysia has lifted a travel ban on eight southern African countries, which were among the first to report the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, said Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin on December 28.