Vaccination rate for university students at 73%, staff at 91%
SHAH ALAM (Bernama): The Covid-19 vaccination rate for students of higher learning institutions has reached 73%, while that for staff has hit 91% as at Sept 22, according to Deputy Minister of Higher Education Datuk Dr Ahmad Masrizal Muhammad.
"Every university has its own profile and standard operating procedure, but they have a common understanding that this matter (fighting Covid-19) is serious and important to students,” he told reporters after visiting Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) here on Friday (Sept 24).
The visit to UiTM was his third after similar visits to Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia to check on preparations being made for the intake of students for the 2021/2022 academic session starting October.Ahmad Masrizal expressed confidence that it is safe for parents to send their children back to campus, as every university had adopted good measures to curb the spread of Covid-19. - BernamaRead more: The Star »
Malaysian Covid-19 vaccine to be fully developed by local experts, Dewan Rakyat told
KUALA LUMPUR: The ongoing development of a Malaysian Covid-19 vaccine at the Institute for Medical Research (IMR) will be fully conducted by local experts and researchers, says Datuk Aaron Ago Dagang.
Sabah govt announces RM7.3mil one-off aid for all 73 state constituenciesKOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government has announced a RM7.3mil allocation for one-off Sentuhan Kasih aid to be channelled to all 73 constituencies in the state.
73 peratus pelajar IPT seluruh negara sudah divaksin | Harian MetroShahAlam Timbalan Menteri Kementerian Pengajian Tinggi, Senator Datuk Dr. Ahmad Masrizal Muhammad berkata, peratus yang tinggi itu menunjukkan petanda positif bahawa kalangan pelajar IPT memahami kepentingan vaksinasi. Nak balik campus, study kt library cam biasa!! Cemuih dok rumah asyik download pdf je😢
Malacca declines to open borders for tourists on Oct 1CM says state will do so when it hits 90pct vaccination rate. Finally someone with brain 🧠 Too early for tourism in all honesty Please make an informed decision not just to let someone fulfill their 100 days target. Your Rakyat well being is at stake.
Vietnam delays reopening resort island over low vaccination rateHANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam has pushed back a plan to re-open the resort island of Phu Quoc to foreign tourists until November, after failing to meet targets for inoculating residents due to insufficient vaccine supplies, state media reported.
Vietnam delays reopening resort island over low vaccination rate | Malay MailHANOI, Sept 24 — Vietnam has pushed back a plan to re-open the resort island of Phu Quoc to foreign tourists until November, after failing to meet targets for inoculating residents due to insufficient vaccine supplies, state media reported. The South-east Asian nation, which is currently shut to...
Sabah govt plans to re-introduce zoning system as state reaches 60% adult vaccination rateKOTA KINABALU: The Sabah government is planning to introduce the zoning system again since the state has reached the 60% adult vaccination rate, says Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun.