US, Canada set to discuss lifting of border restrictions - sources
The current travel restrictions are set to end on June 21.
US and Canadian business leaders have voiced increasing concern about the ban on non-essential travel at land borders because of Covid-19 that was imposed in March 2020 and has been renewed on a monthly basis since. The measures, which also apply to the US-Mexico border, do not affect trade or other essential travel.
Singapore got Pfizer vaccine quicker because Temasek Holdings had a stake in BioNTech, says KJ
KUALA LUMPUR: Among the reasons why Singapore was ahead of Malaysia in procuring Covid-19 vaccines was because Temasek Holdings and other investors had invested US$250mil (RM1.06bil) into German biotech company BioNTech, says Khairy Jamaluddin.
.....Welcome to Canada eh... please show 'PROOF OF VACCINATION' at the border
US, Canada set to discuss lifting of border restrictions, say sources | Malay MailWASHINGTON, June 15 ― US and Canadian officials are set to meet yesterday to discuss how to eventually lift pandemic-related border restrictions between the two countries, but no immediate action is expected, sources briefed on the matter told Reuters yesterday. US and Canadian business leaders... O great news. Let us spread it far and wide. Hurrah
Canada pays final homage to family killed in truck attack | New Straits TimesLONDON, Canada: Several hundred people gathered in London, Ontario on Saturday to pay homage to a Muslim family deliberately mowed down by the driver of a pick-up truck, in an attack that has shocked Canadians and which Prime Minister Justin Trudeau denounced as “terrorist.” Solat apakah ni sampai 'sujud' pada jenazah ? Solat jenazah 'rukuk' pun tiada, apatah lagi 'sujud' pada jenazah.
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Novavax Covid-19 vaccine more than 90pct effective in US trialCompany says its protein-based vaccine candidate is over 93pct effective against predominant Covid-19 variants.