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Wong Chun Wai

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Recent articles by Wong:

MCO: Striking a balance the only solution, Malaysia News

No one knows when the Covid-19 pandemic will end. Thus, businesses and many other institutions cannot afford to stay shut forever. No amount of MCO extensions or rules can help us. The best way forward is for us to be health conscious and take the necessary steps. IT'S always good to err on the side of caution and that's perhaps... → Read More

Striking a balance the only solution

No one knows when the Covid-19 pandemic will end. Thus, businesses and many other institutions cannot afford to stay shut forever. No amount of MCO extensions or rules can help us. The best way forward is for us to be health conscious and take the necessary steps. → Read More

Striking a balance the only solution

No one knows when the Covid-19 pandemic will end. Thus, businesses and many other institutions cannot afford to stay shut forever. No amount of MCO extensions or rules can help us. The best way forward is for us to be health conscious and take the necessary steps. → Read More

We can't deal with an exodus of refugees

THERE has been a strong shift of opinion in Malaysia towards the Rohingya refugees since the outbreak of the pandemic, especially among the country's Muslim majority. → Read More

We can't deal with an exodus of refugees

THERE has been a strong shift of opinion in Malaysia towards the Rohingya refugees since the outbreak of the pandemic, especially among the country's Muslim majority. → Read More

MCO: We have become poorer, live with it, Malaysia News

Unless you are in the businesses of selling masks, surgical gloves, ventilators and supplying boxes for food deliveries, the reality is that the rest of us have become poorer. And if you haven't had your pay cut, gone on unpaid leave, or at least, asked to clear your annual leave, it could only mean that you must be working in... → Read More

We have become poorer, live with it

UNLESS you are in the businesses of selling masks, surgical gloves, ventilators and supplying boxes for food deliveries, the reality is that the rest of us have become poorer. → Read More

We have become poorer, live with it

UNLESS you are in the businesses of selling masks, surgical gloves, ventilators and supplying boxes for food deliveries, the reality is that the rest of us have become poorer. → Read More

Dreading the post-MCO ‘back to normal’

A semi-serious look at how Malaysians are coping with the movement control order (MCO) as it moves into its fifth week, and the fears of what lies ahead. → Read More

Dreading the post-MCO ‘back to normal’

A semi-serious look at how Malaysians are coping with the movement control order (MCO) as it moves into its fifth week, and the fears of what lies ahead. → Read More

Exercise self-discipline, urges Queen

KUALA LUMPUR: As the movement control order (MCO) enters its third phase, Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah has made a renewed call to Malaysians to exercise greater self-discipline. → Read More

No cut-and-dry answer to hair salons opening during MCO

FINALLY, a piece of good news since the movement control order (MCO) was put in place four weeks ago – we will be able to shear our overgrown locks soon. → Read More

No cut-and-dry answer to hair salons opening during MCO

FINALLY, a piece of good news since the movement control order (MCO) was put in place four weeks ago – we will be able to shear our overgrown locks soon. → Read More

Dear YB: Enough with the photo ops, walk the MCO talk

I AM not sure if our Malaysian leaders, especially politicians, are aware that their pictures posted on social media are being watched closely – or rather, scrutinised. → Read More

Dear YB: Enough with the photo ops, walk the MCO talk

I AM not sure if our Malaysian leaders, especially politicians, are aware that their pictures posted on social media are being watched closely – or rather, scrutinised. → Read More

It’s time to plan for post-Covid-19

PUTRAJAYA: The additional RM10bil in government aid will help business owners and allow workers to keep their jobs, but the government also wants to continue supporting businesses after the movement control order (MCO) period. → Read More

It’s time to plan for post-Covid-19

PUTRAJAYA: The additional RM10bil in government aid will help business owners and allow workers to keep their jobs, but the government also wants to continue supporting businesses after the movement control order (MCO) period. → Read More

Sultan: Our safety comes first

SHAH ALAM: Selangor Ruler Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah wants the people of the state, which has the highest number of confirmed Covid-19 cases, to prepare themselves to fight the virus ahead of the Ramadan period. → Read More

Sultan: Our safety comes first

SHAH ALAM: Selangor Ruler Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah wants the people of the state, which has the highest number of confirmed Covid-19 cases, to prepare themselves to fight the virus ahead of the Ramadan period. → Read More

To politicians: Enough with the photo ops, more social distancing please

MANY of us would have seen pictures of US President Donald Trump signing the historic trillion-dollar coronavirus stimulus bill in a recent ceremony at the White House. → Read More