• Malaysia declares state of emergency due to rising COVID cases

    9 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    On Tuesday, Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin announced that King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah gave his consent to declare a state of emergency in the country in order to stop the COVID-19 outbreak after the latest surge in the coronavirus cases. It was also declared that the emergency would last till August 1 or earlier depending on the COVID-19 situation in Malaysia. The national palace also issued a statement announcing the King's consent to the proclamation of the state of emergency.
    The sudden decision came a day after the prime minister announced sweeping new curbs...
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