PM: Malaysia to stay in Phase One of recovery plan, more assistance will be announced by Tuesday

KUALA LUMPUR, June 27 — The first phase of the National Recovery Plan due to expire tomorrow will be extended as the country’s Covid-19 infection numbers have not met the threshold set, said Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin. National news agency Bernama reported the prime minister as saying that daily Covid-19 cases were still above the limit of 4,000 a day, one of the three benchmarks that must be reached before the NRP could move into the second phase. Muhyiddin also stressed that Malaysia would not exit Phase One until all three NRP indicators… Read More