Malaysia, China enhance bilateral cooperation World

Malaysia, China enhance bilateral cooperation

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin met with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Defense Minister Wei Fenghe in Kuala Lumpur on September 7, during which they discussed cooperation between the two countries.
Indonesian President cancels holiday public gathering World

Indonesian President cancels holiday public gathering

Indonesian President Joko Widodo will not host an open house public gathering at the State Palace on the first day of the Idul Fitri holidays on May 25 to comply with physical distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Malaysian Prime Minister delays confidence vote ASEAN

Malaysian Prime Minister delays confidence vote

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin will not face a confid​ence vote on May 18 as earlier scheduled, the speaker of the parliament said on May 13 after the government cited the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic as a priority.
Malaysia: COVID-19 restrictions extended to June 9 World

Malaysia: COVID-19 restrictions extended to June 9

The Malaysian government has decided to extend the travel and business restrictions for four more weeks until June 9 in the context that the Southeast Asian country gradually reopens its economic activities.
Malaysia partially loosens COVID-19 restrictions World

Malaysia partially loosens COVID-19 restrictions

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin announced on May 1 that the nation will allow a majority of enterprises to resume operations from May 4 and partially ease restrictions imposed to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.
COVID-19: Malaysia orders movement control World

COVID-19: Malaysia orders movement control

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin announced on late March 16 that the entire country will be on a movement control order starting from March 18-31 to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).