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Dr Subramaniam: Domestic Trade Ministry Can Confiscate Fake Milk

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KUALA LUMPUR – Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said today the Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry has the right to go ahead and confiscate baby formula milk suspected to be counterfeit milk off the shelves of shops and supermarkets. He said the domestic trade ministry could remove the formula milk because it…

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GE14: MIC Pledges Full Support Of Indian Voters To BN Candidates

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PUTRAJAYA – The MIC is focusing on Indian voters to give strong support to Barisan Nasional (BN) candidates to regain the two-thirds majority in the 14th General Election (GE14), MIC president Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said today. “We will give full support to secure a two-thirds majority for the BN government. The support is…

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Public Screenings Help Improve Health – Subramaniam

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SEGAMAT – The Health Ministry has taken the pro-active step of conducting health screenings at the grassroots level to improve the health of the people in the country. Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr. S.Subramaniam said through these activities which are conducted away from the health centres, the ministry can get closer to the public and…

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Over 1,000 Penang Flood Victims Receive Health Treatment

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KUALA LUMPUR – More than 1,000 flood victims have sought treatment since the floods that hit Penang recently, said Health Minister Dr S. Subramaniam. However, he said there was no rise in the number of specific health cases which could be attributed to the natural disaster. “Most of the health facilities in Penang have already…

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Subramaniam: Pharmacists Play Important Role In Educating The Public On Medication Wastage

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KLANG- Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Subramaniam officiated the National Level World Pharmacists Day 2017 celebrations at Aeon Mall Bukit Raja in Klang today. The event was organized by the Selangor State Health Department (JKNS) in collaboration with the Pharmaceutical Services Division (PSD) and the Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS) In his speech he said, “Pharmacist…

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No Reports Of Three Students Infected With H1N2 In Melaka

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MELAKA – The Health Ministry has yet to receive any reports on claims that three students at a Chinese National Type School (SJKC) here are infected with the Influenza A (H1N1) virus which went viral on social media. Education Minister Datuk Seri Dr S Subramaniam said his ministry was still awaiting a report from the…

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Melaka Free From Rabies Disease – Dr Subramaniam

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BERA – The health ministry has confirmed that Melaka is free from the rabies disease. A six-year-old boy who was tested for suspected rabies at the Melaka Hospital has been found to be free of the mad dog virus. Nevertheless, Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said he had still not been informed of the true cause of the child’s…

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23 Doctors Have To Sit For Bahasa Melayu Paper Until They Pass

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PUTRAJAYA – Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam said 23 doctors who do not have a pass in the Bahasa Melayu (BM) paper of the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)  examination must sit for the paper until they pass. “If they fail (this November),  they will keep on taking (BM paper) until they pass ,” he said when asked what…

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Grade UD41 Contract Medical Officers Must Pass SPM BM Subject

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PUTRAJAYA – The Cabinet today decided that medical officers newly hired on contract basis on Grade UD41 must pass the Bahasa Melayu (BM) subject at the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)-level, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam. He said the decision was taken to create uniformity in appointments involving medical officers and that the Education Ministry would…

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Ministry Mulling New Law To Regulate Third Party Administrators

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GEORGE TOWN – The Ministry of Health is to propose drafting legislation to regulate Managed Care Organisations (MCO) and Third Party Administrators (TPA) under the provisions of the Private Healthcare Facilities and Services Act 1998. Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said the ministry would look into all areas and study the need for the…

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MIC Targets Winning 7 Parliamentary And 13 State Seats In GE14

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KUALA LUMPUR – MIC is targeting to win seven parliamentary seats, including Cameron Highlands, and 13 state seats in the 14th general election (GE14). Its president, Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said these seats would be the party’s focus besides the other seats it would be contesting, totalling 28. “Among the parliamentary seats, we want…

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MIC Indentifying Negeri Sembilan MIC Candidates

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SEREMBAN – Negeri Sembilan MIC is still in the process of identifying eligible candidates to contest in the 14th general election (GE14), said MIC president Datuk Seri S.Subramaniam. Dr Subramaniam, who is also Health Minister, said MIC had received many requests to become candidates. “The vetting process is being conducted in several stages, eventually we…

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Relocated SJKT Bukit Ijok To Be Known As SJKT Sungai Pelek

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PUTRAJAYA – The Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan Tamil (SJKT) Bukit Ijok, Selangor that will be relocated in Sepang will be known as SJKT Sungai Pelek once completed in 2018, said MIC president Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam . Dr Subramaniam said once relocated, the school will see an increase in the intake of students and thus would…

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Malaysian Health Data Warehouse, Public-Private Integrated Platform For Data Sharing

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PUTRAJAYA – The Malaysian Health Data Warehouse (MyHDW) connects the public, private hospitals and clinics to share a variety of information and knowledge including a patient’s medical records in a secured system, says Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. He said the trusted source of comprehensive healthcare system which was developed by the Health…

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Subramaniam Extends Tamil New Year Greetings

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PUTRAJAYA – MIC President Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam today extended best wishes on the occasion of the Tamil New Year tomorrow. He also said that the Action Plan for the Malaysian Indian Community, to be launched this month, would ensure a better future for the community in the national transformation agenda. The plan focused…

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TB Cases Increased By Six Percent In 2016

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SEREMBAN – The number of tuberculosis (TB) cases in the country rose by six per cent to 25,739 in 2016 compared to 24,220 cases in 2015. Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam said apart from that, total TB deaths jumped 15 per cent from 1,696 in 2015 to 1,945 fatalities last year. “The World Health…

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Jong-nam’s Body Will Not Be Released To N. Korean Delegation, Says Subra

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PUTRAJAYA: Wisma Putra has received a request for a meeting from a North Korean high-level delegation, which is in the country to retrieve the body of Kim Jong-nam. However, they are not likely to get their way as Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam has announ­ced that they would not yield to any such…

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Subra: Only Next-Of-Kin Can Request Release Of Jong-Nam’s Body

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PUTRAJAYA: The Government will not yield to any request for Kim Jong-nam’s body to be released unless it is made by his next-of-kin, says Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. The Health Minister confirmed that a “high-level” North Korean delegation are in the country and met with members of the Cabinet. However, he said the Government…

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Jong-Nam’s Cause Of Death To Be Known Next Week

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PORT KLANG: Kim Jong-nam’s cause of death should be ascertained by next week, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. He however added that additional material was needed to concretely determine the identity of the victim killed at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 on Feb 13. “DNA or some official previous data of…

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No Need To Dispute Malaysia’s Forensic Expertise

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KUALA LUMPUR – Foreign countries should not dispute the expertise and capabilities of Malaysia’s forensic team to conduct the post mortem relating to the death of Kim Jong-nam, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. He said Malaysia has a highly qualified forensic team with vast experience in the field that had provided its…

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Dr Subra: No One Should Question Malaysia’s Ability To Conduct Autopsies

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CHERAS: Malaysia’s ability to conduct a postmortem and identification on the body of Kim Jong-nam should not be questioned by any party, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. He said Malaysia has the expertise and experience to carry out such procedures as it has shown in assisting in the crash of flight MH17…

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Third Class Patients Continue To Receive Free Medical Care

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PUTRAJAYA – The Health Minister, Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam, has reassured that third class patients at government hospitals will continue to receive free medical care as before. He said even though the Cabinet has decided to review some charges for the first and second class patients, the Government will not abrogate its responsibility to…

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Malaysia To Share Achievements In Health Sector At WEF 2017

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KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia will share its commitment and achievements in health and healthcare at the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2017 in Davos, Switzerland. Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam, who is in Davos, said that as a discussion leader, he would share insights on triggers for long term behavioural change and the government’s…

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Subra: Hospital Sultanah Aminah Fire Caused By Faulty Light

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SEGAMAT: The fire that broke out in Hospital Sultanah Aminah’s (HSA) intensive care unit in late October was caused by a capacitor in one of the ceiling lights, said Health Minister Datuk Seri S. Subramaniam. He said the cause of fire was revealed in the reports submitted by the various authorities and from the commission…

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