Queue wait time at KLIA reduced to under 10 minutes with 3D sensors

10 March 2021 A new 3D sensor technology is utilised for the Automated Queue Management System (AQMS) at Kuala Lumpur international Airport to manage and reduce queue wait times to under 10 minutes. Malaysia Airports group chief executive officer Datuk Mohd Shukrie Mohd Salleh said the AQMS leverages on Internet of Things (IoT) technology to … Continue reading Queue wait time at KLIA reduced to under 10 minutes with 3D sensors

High Court rules govt ban on the use of Allah by non-Muslims ‘illegal’ and ‘irrational’

10 March 2021 The High Court today ruled that non-Muslims can use the word Allah and three other words for teaching purposes. The other words are kaabah, solat, and baitullah. The ruling was made by Court of Appeal judge Datuk Nor Bee Ariffin, sitting as a High Court judge, after 13 years of legal battle … Continue reading High Court rules govt ban on the use of Allah by non-Muslims ‘illegal’ and ‘irrational’

MAHB aims to fully implement airport queue management system at KLIA critical touchpoints by June

10 March 2021 Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) aims to complete the implementation of the Automated Queue Management System (AQMS) at all critical touch points at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), including check-in, Immigration and Customs by June this year. In a statement, MAHB said the first phase of the AQMS has been completed for … Continue reading MAHB aims to fully implement airport queue management system at KLIA critical touchpoints by June

Flying high for Malaysia

5 March 2021 A GLOBAL survey carried out in the first half of 2020 ranked Kuala Lumpur International Airport as one of the top 10 airports in the world. It was done by Airport Service Quality (ASQ) which benchmarks the world’s best airports. (ASQ is carried out by the Airports Council International that sets the … Continue reading Flying high for Malaysia

Malaysia Airports offering private health safety screening, says chairman

4 March 2021 Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) is looking to upgrade its offerings by providing private health safety screening services for passengers to enjoy faster clearance upon arrival at the airport. Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) chairman, Datuk Seri Zambry Abd Kadir said the move was expected to enhance passenger experience as they could … Continue reading Malaysia Airports offering private health safety screening, says chairman

KLIA to provide private health safety screening services

4 March 2021 Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) is set to offer private health safety screening services for passengers at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) to enjoy faster clearance upon arrival. The airport operator said the services will enhance passenger experience as they can undergo tests and wait for their results in comfortable surroundings. … Continue reading KLIA to provide private health safety screening services

Arrival of Sinovac vaccines boosts national immunisation programme

27 February 2021 Another batch of Covid-19 vaccines have arrived safely in the country to boost the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme, this time from Chinese pharmaceutical firm Sinovac. The supplies, which were flown from Beijing, China via Malaysia Airlines flight MH319, landed safely at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in Sepang at 9am today, … Continue reading Arrival of Sinovac vaccines boosts national immunisation programme

Khairy: Pfizer must verify its vaccine can now be stored at standard freezer temperatures

21 February 2021 Pharmaceutical company Pfizer Malaysia Sdn Bhd will have to submit data to verify that its Covid-19 vaccine can be stored at standard freezer temperatures (-20 degrees Celsius) for two weeks. Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said the latest approval by the United States Food and Drug Authority on the matter … Continue reading Khairy: Pfizer must verify its vaccine can now be stored at standard freezer temperatures