Noel Achariam

Noel is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight. You can follow him on Twitter.

E-mail: [email protected]


4 days ago

EPF savings distant thought as pandemic squeezes jobless

Jobless have no choice but to tap Account 1 as debts pile up, economy shows no signs of recovery.  

EPF savings distant thought as pandemic squeezes jobless

6 days ago

Daily caseload could be 4,000-5,000 without lockdowns, says health D-G

The movement control orders are effective to control Covid-19, says Noor Hisham.

Daily caseload could be 4,000-5,000 without lockdowns, says health D-G

6 days ago

Stricter curbs in Selangor would impact nation’s economy, says health DG

40% of Malaysia's commerce is done in the state, says Noor Hisham.

Stricter curbs in Selangor would impact nation’s economy, says health DG

1 week ago

Interstate travel cause of infections in Kelantan, says Noor Hisham

Movement of people from red zones led to rapid spread in the state.

Interstate travel cause of infections in Kelantan, says Noor Hisham

1 week ago

5 new Covid-19 clusters traced in Sabah, Selangor, Negri Sembilan, Perak, Johor

There are now 324 active clusters in the country.

5 new Covid-19 clusters traced in Sabah, Selangor, Negri Sembilan, Perak, Johor


1 week ago

Malls, retailers bleeding from CMCO

Associations plead for more tax rebates, aid to preserve cash flow as country suffers 3rd wave of Covid-19.

Malls, retailers bleeding from CMCO

1 week ago

Give KL lawmakers more info on Covid-19 in the capital, says Fahmi

Lembah Pantai rep says MPs are not being furnished with enough details.

Give KL lawmakers more info on Covid-19 in the capital, says Fahmi

1 week ago

Yayasan Wilayah Persekutuan to remain as non-profit outfit

FT minister rejects calls to disband foundation, insists YWP helping city folk.

Yayasan Wilayah Persekutuan to remain as non-profit outfit

1 week ago

Annuar to sue Cheras MP over ‘false’ land sales

Tan Kok Wai alleges 42 Kuala Lumpur City Hall assets sold to private entities under minister’s watch.

Annuar to sue Cheras MP over ‘false’ land sales

1 week ago

No curfew or military rule in Batu Sapi, says Muhyiddin

Emergency declaration meant to call off and postpone by-election.

No curfew or military rule in Batu Sapi, says Muhyiddin

1 week ago

Stop fighting over trivial and petty issues, Pejuang tells PKR

Info chief urges opposition to find middle ground, work together.

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 Stop fighting over trivial and petty issues, Pejuang tells PKR

1 week ago

502 caught flouting partial lockdown rules

Most compounded for failure to comply with physical distancing regulation, says minister.

502 caught flouting partial lockdown rules

2 weeks ago

Economists pan Budget 2021 as lacking imagination

Daily wage-earners slipping through Prihatin net, long way to go before recovery comes along.

Economists pan Budget 2021 as lacking imagination

2 weeks ago

Equal access to online classes biggest challenge, says Khazanah adviser

Schools only reopen on January 20 but many households can’t afford devices for remote learning.

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Equal access to online classes biggest challenge, says Khazanah adviser

2 weeks ago

Clinics for five central police lock-ups, says Suhakam

Move is to ensure all prisoners get medical attention and deaths in custody are addressed, says commissioner. 

Clinics for five central police lock-ups, says Suhakam