Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Sabah Health Department director Datuk Dr Christina Rundi said the Kota Kinabalu Health Laboratory could not carry out more tests because of a shortage of Covid-19 reagents.
Dr Rundi said the shortage was not faced by the Sabah lab but also others nationwide.
Posted by wikisabah at 5:45:00 PM
Thursday, March 12, 2020
This followed the issuance of a circular to those who attended the gathering at the Sri Petaling Grand Mosque. A check by Daily Express at about 6.30pm showed some of the Tabligh still queuing up for the screening with some wearing face masks.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:32:00 PM
Monday, March 9, 2020
High Court Judicial Commissioner Wong Siong Tung on Feb 27 granted the plaintiff a declaration that the condition imposed by the Director of Lands and Surveys to surrender the three original subdivided titles with leasehold tenure of 999 years in exchange for a reduced leasehold tenure of 99 years for the further subdivided lots as a condition for the approval of the development and further subdivision of the original subdivided title was ultra vires and unlawful, and was therefore invalid.
Posted by wikisabah at 1:00:00 PM
The woman, from the Chinese province of Jiangsu, heated the money so she would be sure they were not harboring the novel coronavirus, AsiaOne reported last Wednesday, March 4.
Immediately after turning the microwave on, a burnt smell started coming from the appliance. When the woman stopped the heating and opened the microwave, the bills were already scorched.
Following the incident, she brought the notes to a local bank for help, the report stated. However, the blackened notes were too damaged for a machine counter to recognise them.
Posted by wikisabah at 12:45:00 PM
Friday, March 6, 2020
Constitutional lawyer GK Ganesan said voters have legitimate expectations when they cast their ballots for candidates running under a particular party or coalition, and display trust in those for whom they vote.
He spoke of a breach of trust when MPs defect to set up a government which the people did not elect to run the country.
“Voters have every right to demand that MPs return to the party or coalition that they stood under to secure the valuable asset in the form of the seat,” he added.
Posted by wikisabah at 11:52:00 AM
Friday, February 28, 2020
Comptroller of the Royal Household Datuk Ahmad Fadil Shamsuddin said in a statement that this was because the King has yet to determine which MPs command the majority support in the Dewan Rakyat to form a new government.
Posted by wikisabah at 5:24:00 PM
To say that our country, Malaysia, has gone to the dogs as in the English expression goes would be doing dogs a great dishonor.
Dogs are loyal animals, work hard for their masters and can become a friend for life.
f course, as a Muslim I have very little experience with dogs but reading and watching television gives me some idea about their worth.
Posted by wikisabah at 4:24:00 PM
Its president Datuk Seri Yong Teck lee said based on his experience, he knows that many small and medium business people have difficulties overcoming the bureaucratic hurdles in order to access the many types of grants and assistance provided by the government.
Posted by wikisabah at 2:56:00 PM
Mohamad Ariff said he received a letter calling for the special sitting from interim Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
"However, I found that the letter does not fulfil Standing Order 11(3) because it was not accompanied by a complete notice for the motion (to be debated).
Posted by wikisabah at 2:35:00 PM
Thursday, February 27, 2020
Why did he resign as prime minister? Not because he has decided, at long last, that he no longer wants to be a prime minister, but because that's the way to remove all the ministers in the cabinet in one swoop.
Posted by wikisabah at 12:49:00 PM
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
1. ANWAR TELLS BLOOMBERG HE WILL BE PM BY MAY 2020 (September 2019)
2. RAFIZI WARNS MAHATHIR TO SET A RETIREMENT DATE OR IT WILL BE DONE FOR HIM
(Jan 2020) https://amp.scmp.com/week-asia/politics/article/3045423/mahathir-set-retirement-date-or-well-do-it-you-anwar-ally-rafizi
Posted by wikisabah at 12:59:00 PM
Monday, February 24, 2020
In a short statement, PPBM president Muhyiddin Yassin said the decision was reached yesterday during a meeting with top party leaders.
“All PPBM MPs are also quitting Pakatan Harapan. They have signed statutory declarations to continue giving their support and trust in Dr Mahathir Mohamad as the prime minister,” he said.
Posted by wikisabah at 3:15:00 PM
The Prime Minister's Office has confirmed in a statement that the resignation letter was sent to Malaysia's King at 1pm.
Speculation that Tun Dr Mahathir tendered his resignation gained steam on Monday afternoon, a development which several Pakatan Harapan (PH) officials confirmed.
But the move is likely to have been tactical, with a view to undo the PH transition agreement under which Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim was supposed to replace the 94-year-old incumbent before the next election due in 2023.
Posted by wikisabah at 2:51:00 PM
The situation remained fluid late Sunday night, with reports that the Yang Di-Pertuan Agong, or king, was counseling caution. Anwar was said to be seeking a meeting with the king. Despite public outrage, it was unsure if the electorate, exhausted by years of political chicanery, would take to the streets. Late Sunday night, there were no protesters.
The political chaos could well trigger an early election, analysts said.
Posted by wikisabah at 1:49:00 PM
Consisting of academics, social activists, moderates and non-governmental organisation leaders, they called for a fresh general election for a fresh mandate if Pakatan Harapan is seen to have failed to deliver.
They also called on the Yang di-Pertuan Agong to consider the call based on concern for the people.
Posted by wikisabah at 1:21:00 PM