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Overseas students dump Australia for Canada and COVID-ravaged Britain (source — www.smh.com.au) 16/01/2021 16:00:00

University vice-chancellors and education agents say students in India, Nepal and China are pursuing alternative countries because they would rather risk COVID-19 than study online.

'A critical time': how Covid-19 piled the pressure on conservation efforts (source — www.theguardian.com) 30/12/2020 12:30:07

Ecotourism revenues plummeted around the world as some areas saw poaching and land grabs increase in 2020Conservation in crisis: ecotourism collapse threatens communities and wildlifeRead more in our ...

Migrant worker at Malaysian medical glove manufacturer dies of Covid-19 (source — www.theguardian.com) 14/12/2020 14:14:14

Nepali man is first known fatality at biggest global producer Top Glove, accused of failing to protect workersCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageA worker at the biggest global...

Medan 88 EMCO frontliners undergo Covid-19 screening - Police (source — www.thesundaily.my) 24/11/2020 16:59:30

SEPANG: All 138 frontliners from various agencies involved in the enforcement of the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) at Medan 88, Bandar Baru Salak Tinggi, near here, have undergone Covid-19 sc...

Medan 88 EMCO: Three more residents surrendered today (source — www.thesundaily.my) 21/11/2020 12:25:05

SEPANG: Three more residents of Medan 88, Bandar Baru Salak Tinggi, here, who did not return home after learning that the area would be under the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO), surrendered t...

32 residents who avoided Medan 88 EMCO return for Covid-19 tests (source — www.thesundaily.my) 16/11/2020 08:22:39

PUTRAJAYA: A total of 32 residents of Medan 88 in Bandar Baru Salak Tinggi, Sepang who chose not to return home after the declaration of the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) in the area have tur...

1,208 new Covid-19 cases, three deaths, three new clusters - Health DG (source — www.thesundaily.my) 15/11/2020 14:38:58

KUALA LUMPUR: The number of Covid-19 infections in the last 24-hours remained at four digits after 1,208 new cases were reported overnight, with three deaths recorded. Health director-general Tan Sri ...

29 out of400 EMCO evaders surrender (Updated) (source — www.thesundaily.my) 15/11/2020 10:15:22

SEPANG: Police said 29 out of an estimated 400 residents who evaded the enhanced movement control order (EMCO) at Medan 88, Bandar Baru Salak Tinggi have returned to the area and surrendered to the au...

27 residents of Medan 88 surrendered for Covid-19 screening - Police (source — www.thesundaily.my) 15/11/2020 09:07:37

SEPANG: A total of 27 residents of Medan 88, Bandar Baru Salak Tinggi, who did not return home when the area was placed under the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) last Wednesday, have surrendere...

Covid-19: 869 new cases, six deaths - Health DG (Updated) (source — www.thesundaily.my) 10/11/2020 14:17:08

KUALA LUMPUR: New Covid-19 cases in Malaysia remained at three digits with 869 cases and six deaths reported today, bringing the total number of cases to 42,050, said Health director-general Tan Sri D...

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death