No total lockdown even in worst-case scenario, assures Zafrul


Modified 29 Jan 2021, 8:29 am

Finance Minister Tengku Zafrul Abdul Aziz has reassured that Malaysia will not implement a total lockdown on the economy even if the worst-case scenario comes true.

Instead, he said the government will continue to focus on enforcing a more stringent standard operating procedure (SOP), should the number of Covid-19 cases remain high in the country.

”Base on the current model, we believe the number of cases will go down.

“Assuming a worst-case scenario (did come true), it will not be a total lockdown on the economy; we will continue to focus on more...

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