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Malaysia to impose total lockdown, with all business activities halted for 2 weeks, to contain worsening virus outbreak

19 days ago   |   By Stl Today

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysia to impose total lockdown, with all business activities halted for 2 weeks, to contain worsening virus outbreak.
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Malaysia imposes near-total lockdown after virus cases soar

19 days ago   |   By Chron

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysia's prime minister announced on Friday a near-total coronavirus lockdown in the country, with social and economic activities to be halted for two weeks to contain a worsening outbreak.
Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin said the decision to implement the lockdown starting June 1 came after new infections breached 8,000 on Friday for the first time, sparking fears the disease could spiral out of control.
The government earlier this month imposed a near lockdown until June 7, stopping short of shutting down businesses to prevent a possible economic catastrophe...
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