Noel Achariam

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

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Tuesday, 05 Oct 2021 02:45 PM

8,817 new Covid-19 cases logged today

Three states record more than 1,000 infections.  

8,817 new Covid-19 cases logged today

Tuesday, 05 Oct 2021 09:10 AM

Health Ministry reports 76 Covid-19 deaths yesterday

Fatalities sink to lowest level in four months.

Health Ministry reports 76 Covid-19 deaths yesterday

Monday, 04 Oct 2021 08:12 PM

Health Ministry reports 867 cases in ICU

A total of 461 patients require respiratory support, says health DG.

Health Ministry reports 867 cases in ICU

Monday, 04 Oct 2021 07:57 PM

149 Covid cases detected in Langkawi after reopening for tourism

40,458 people screened at air and sea entry points to the island, says Noor Hisham.

149 Covid cases detected in Langkawi after reopening for tourism

Monday, 04 Oct 2021 02:06 PM

Malaysia’s Covid trend stays downwards with 8,075 new cases

Sarawak records 1,189 fresh infections, Kelantan 1,020.

Malaysia’s Covid trend stays downwards with 8,075 new cases


Monday, 04 Oct 2021 09:20 AM

Health Ministry reports 118 Covid-19 deaths yesterday

Figures show only 14 deaths occurred yesterday, with remaining due to backlog.

Health Ministry reports 118 Covid-19 deaths yesterday

Monday, 04 Oct 2021 07:00 AM

Don’t treat BN like an exclusive club, we can deliver, says Makkal Sakti

Party president says its focus is to help the coalition win big in the next general election.

Don’t treat BN like an exclusive club, we can deliver, says Makkal Sakti

Thursday, 30 Sep 2021 03:03 PM

I’m a victim without political funding act, says Ahmad Maslan

Umno sec-gen says he agreed to settle due to slow legal process.

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I’m a victim without political funding act, says Ahmad Maslan

Thursday, 30 Sep 2021 01:18 PM

Wee stands by cabotage policy, challenges Guan Eng to debate

Bagan MP accepts dare, asks transport minister to set time for discussion.

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Wee stands by cabotage policy, challenges Guan Eng to debate

Thursday, 30 Sep 2021 01:00 PM

RM2.8 billion spent on vaccination programme as of August

RM2.6 billion used for procurement of vaccines, says science, technology and innovation minister.

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RM2.8 billion spent on vaccination programme as of August

Thursday, 30 Sep 2021 11:12 AM

Construction industry suffered RM42 billion losses due to epidemic

Challenges include rise in cost of building materials, wages and supply of foreign workers, says Works Minister Fadillah Yusof.

Construction industry suffered RM42 billion losses due to epidemic

Wednesday, 29 Sep 2021 04:45 PM

4,771 names checked against child sex offenders registry since April 2019, says ministry

Selangor has the highest number of individuals screened, at 1,299.

4,771 names checked against child sex offenders registry since April 2019, says ministry

Wednesday, 29 Sep 2021 04:41 PM

Automate harvesting to cut dependence on foreign labour, MP says

Wong Shu Qi says shortage of workforce during MCO highlighted Malaysia’s need to modernise oil palm industry.

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Automate harvesting to cut dependence on foreign labour, MP says

Wednesday, 29 Sep 2021 11:43 AM

Women representation in public sector at 38%, says deputy minister

25.8% in private sector are female leaders, Siti Zailah Mohd Yusoff says.

Women representation in public sector at 38%, says deputy minister

Tuesday, 28 Sep 2021 07:36 PM

Govt denies RM2 billion spent on 12MP document

Mustapa Mohamed says Anwar mistaken, no foreign consultants engaged, report cost far less.

Govt denies RM2 billion spent on 12MP document