News - April 2020

»  Covid-19: Pandemic has huge impact on mental and emotional health

»  Face masks are a surprising hazard even as they protect against COVID-19

»  Malaysia claims 47% recovery from COVID-19

»  Covid-19: Domestic violence cases in Malaysia increase following lockdown

»   Covid-19: Navigating cancer during the pandemic

»   Health DG: Frontliners are real heroes of our time

»  Health Ministry: More recoveries than new cases

»  Health Ministry names night creams banned for containing controlled poisons

»  Health Ministry receives RM200,000 cash donation, medical equipment

»   Malaysia awaits WHO's guidelines on face mask use by the public

»   MOH Medical Fund receives RM174m from 216 donors

»   Nurse talks about experiences looking after Covid-19 patients

»   Tired but honoured to serve

»  WHO expects Malaysia's Covid-19 cases to peak in mid-April

»  Appreciation for all healthcare workers in Malaysia

»  Continue staying at home, help frontliners fight COVID-19

»  Covid-19: 179 new cases, death toll now at 61

»  Healthcare officers step up to ease burden on colleagues

»  Gov't vows quarantine efforts to allow social distancing in daily routine next week

»  Health DG: Malaysia doing well, Covid-19 cases lesser than expert projections

»  Health DG: We have not won, we have not lost Covid-19 war

»  Health Ministry: Majority of local Covid-19 deaths are men

»  Malaysia detects new COVID-19 cluster among students returning from East Java

»  More students from religious schools expected to test positive for COVID-19, says health ministry

»   Covid-19: 57 new cases bringing total to 5,482, three new fatalities, death toll now at 92

»  COVID-19: 95 recovered, 40 new cases and one death

»  Covid-19: Three deaths, 153 positive cases recorded in Malaysia


»  Health D-G: Rapid test kits from S. Korea cost under RM50 each

»  'Medibot' to do rounds on Malaysian wards

»  Covid-19: MySejahtera app helps users monitor personal health status

»  Malaysia enrols first patient for drug trial

»   Australian researchers begin testing COVID-19 vaccines

»  Duty comes first for senior nurse, despite missing husband, children

»  50,000 South Korean rapid test kits to arrive Friday

»   Sultan of Kelantan contributes two million rubber gloves to MOH

News - March 2020

»   Covid-19: Working together to make social distancing successful

»   Frontliners’ families worry for their safety

»  Health Ministry plans to offer sample-taking services at home for Covid-19

»   Health Ministry wants more volunteers

»   Luyang Health Clinic disinfected after patient lies about travel history

»   Private hospitals offer govt use of 51 ventilators to fight Covid-19 pandemic

»  Think tank lists 2 urgent tasks for new health minister

»   Top Glove donates 70,000 gloves to Covid-19 frontliners

»   University develops new treatment for Parkinson's disease

»   33 Covid-19 patients discharged until March 13

»   Hospitals prepared for any increase in Covid-19 cases

»   Covid-19: Health Ministry to increase testing to 16,500 daily

»  Covid-19: Malaysia bars entry to all cruise ships

»   COVID-19: Malaysia under nationwide movement control order from Wed until March 31

»   Covid-19: Taman Desa Medical Centre closes all infected ward rooms

»   Health Ministry: 150 new cases, death toll now 34

»  Health Ministry places order for 800 new ventilators for Covid-19 treatment

»   Malaysia records 123 new positive cases, death toll rises to 10

»   Malaysia reports first 2 deaths from Covid-19

»   Malaysia reports four new cases of coronavirus

»   12 new Covid-19 cases confirmed in Malaysia

»  460 Health Ministry staff screened for Covid-19

»  Covid-19 cases in Malaysia rises to 50 with 14 new confirmed infections

»   Malaysian firm offers system to track virus

»   AMMI thanks MITI, MIDA and MOH for instituting supply of medical devices

»   Health Ministry needs more tests before bringing in drug from Japan

»   Nurliana answers call from Health Ministry to serve country again

News - February 2020

»   Doctors-in-training return to Malaysia

»   Malaysia confirms first citizen infected novel coronavirus

»   Malaysian field hospital in Cox's Bazar to continue operating until Dec 2021

»   Malaysians returning from Wuhan to be isolated for 14 days

»  Malaysia says American coronavirus case now tests negative for virus

»   Malaysia to set up joint working committee with Singapore to tackle novel coronavirus

»  Two more Covid-19 patients in Malaysia discharged

»   Use "Salam Malaysia" greeting instead of shaking hands - coronavirus

»  20 Covid-19 patients in Malaysia have made full recovery

»   Coronavirus: Malaysia receives praise from WHO

»  Coronavirus: Melaka Hospital provides 6 isolation rooms

»   Four-year-old coronavirus patient discharged from Langkawi hospital

»  Health ministry working on contact tracing of 22nd Covid-19 patient

»  Johor health dept: No order to close Chinese school over Covid-19

»   WHO investigates Singapore conference linked to spread of virus

»   WHO warns of wider spread of Covid-19 in Malaysia

»   Health Ministry: Travel ban only for visitors from two Korean districts

»   Health DG: Malaysian woman is country's 17th coronavirus victim

»  Malaysia expands China traveler ban as coronavirus spreads

»  Malaysian woman back from Japan tests positive for Covid-19

»  One in 10 men and one in nine women in Malaysia face cancer risk

»   Tourist from Wuhan is 19th Covid-19 case in Malaysia

»   60% of cancer cases detected at later stages in Malaysia

»   Coronavirus: 14-day quarantine stays

»   Father and son on Wuhan flight tested positive for 2019-nCoV

»   Gloves Sector: A helping hand for Malaysian gloves growth

»   Celcom partners healthtech startup to enable easier access to health services

News - January 2020

»   SKM dialysis centres record RM3.09 mn revenue last year

»  Education ministry postpones registration of students from Wuhan, Hubei

»  Influenza A outbreak under control, says doctor

»  Ministry eyes health financing system revamp if Cabinet approves

»  Ministry of Health collecting data on patients with influenza A

»  No new positive cases in Malaysia, says Health Ministry

»  Only health ministry to issue statements on influenza cases to avoid panic

»  Over 5,000 enforcement officers on the ground to ensure smoking ban enforced

»  Setiu in Terengganu records nine ILI cases

»   YKKK raises over RM30,000 for cancer and chronic patients

»   Babies born this year eligible for free pneumococcal vaccine, says Dr Lee

»  Dengue cases in Penang drop 85.38%

»  Dzulkefly: Health Ministry is committed to delivering better healthcare services

»  Four suspected coronavirus cases tested negative

»  Health Ministry extends contracts of 2 doctors at Sibu Hospital

»  CAREhab-SG Rehab Conference 2020 dedicated to “elevate Asia’s healthcare standards”

»  No trace of coronavirus detected in Malaysia

»   26 hospitals nationwide to handle coronavirus cases

»   Influenza A cases reported in Cyberjaya and Klang

»  Malaysia on high alert following coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan

»  MOH cautions public against purchase of fake zam zam water

»  Penang, Perak and Negeri Sembilan record more influenza cases among schoolchildren

»  School closed in Perak due to influenza A

»  7 confirmed coronavirus cases in Malaysia

»   Asia on alert over pneumonia outbreak

»  China coronavirus: Malaysia confirms three cases

»  Health Ministry warns of 3 types of fake doctors

»  Abortion pills to be made available at clinics, pharmacies

»   Influenza A vaccine supply sufficient, says health ministry

»  Dr Lee: Not compulsory to use lemongrass straws

»  No coronavirus case in Pahang


2020 - 2021 Events

29 June - 1 July 2020
​ASEAN Healthcare Transformation Summit
InterContinental Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

17-18 July 2020
Online Event

15-17 October 2020
InterCare Asia
BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand

21-22 October 2020
23nd Global Nursing Education Conference
Brussels, Belgium

28-30 October 2020
Medlab Asia Pacific
SBangkok, Thailand

2-4 November 2020
Saudi International Pharma Expo
Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center

2-4 November 2020
Saudi International MedLab Expo
Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center

6-8 November 2020
Eldercare Exhibition & Conference Asia 2020 (ELDEX Asia 2020)
RSuntec Singapore Convention And Exhibition Centre

8-9 Decemebr 2020
HMA 2020
Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center, Indonesia

9-11 December 2020
Medical Fair Asia
Marina Bay Sands Singapore

19-20 March 2021
World Heart and Cardiothoracic Surgery Conference
Bangkok, Thailand

1-3 June 2021
APHM 2021
KL Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur

8-10 September 2021
Medical Fair Thailand
Bangkok, Thailand