Resurgence of Covid-19 in Malaysia likely to weaken economic recovery

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Commuters wearing protective masks ride on an escalator at a Mass Rapid Transit station in Kuala Lumpur. Malaysians are widely blaming politicians campaigning in Sabah for spreading the virus nationwide.
OCTOBER 13, 2020 - 5:50 AM

Kuala Lumpur

SABAH native Ethel Sian and her husband travelled from Kuala Lumpur to Kota Kinabalu to vote in a state election late last month.

While there, the couple was caught off-guard when the Malaysian government announced without prior warning that travellers from Sabah to...