Biography of the Author Nur Afifah bte Ariffin

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Afifah Ariffin

Journalist at CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. Homeless people in Johor Bahru struggling to survive amid COVID-19 | Video
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    Homeless people in Johor Bahru struggling to survive amid COVID-19 | Video

    Homeless people in Johor Bahru have been hit hard by Malaysia's ongoing battle against the COVID-19 pandemic. Many have been left without homes ...
  2. Johor unveils US$60 million economic relief package | Video
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    Johor unveils US$60 million economic relief package | Video

    Johor has announced its third third economic relief package amounting to US$60 million. Only those who register to be vaccinated against COVID-19 ...
  3. Lack of information causes COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among some rural residents in Malaysia | Video
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    Lack of information causes COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among some rural residents in Malaysia | Video

    Malaysia's plans to scale up its vaccination programme may be hindered by hesitancy from residents in rural areas amid misconceptions and lack of ...
  4. Malaysia's Johor state ramping up COVID-19 vaccinations for residents | Video
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    Malaysia's Johor state ramping up COVID-19 vaccinations for residents | Video

    Malaysia's state of Johor is aiming to vaccinate 2.3 million people - about 80 per cent of its population - against COVID-19 by October. The ...
  5. Another quiet Hari Raya for Singaporeans in Malaysia as third lockdown begins | Video
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    Another quiet Hari Raya for Singaporeans in Malaysia as third lockdown begins | Video

    As Malaysia begins its third lockdown, authorities are trying to rein in surging COVID-19 infections. With borders still closed, Singaporeans ...
  6. Muslims in Malaysia find new ways to bond over buffet ahead of Eid Al-Fitr amid COVID-19 restrictions | Video
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    Muslims in Malaysia find new ways to bond over buffet ahead of Eid Al-Fitr amid COVID-19 restrictions | Video

    Muslim-majority Malaysia will spend another Eid Al-Fitr under COVID-19 restrictions. The country's buffet culture, popular during the holy month ...
  7. Businesses optimistic situation will stabilise soon as Singapore, Malaysia vaccinate population | Video
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    Businesses optimistic situation will stabilise soon as Singapore, Malaysia vaccinate population | Video

    While companies on both sides of the Causeway are looking forward to the return of cross-border travel, they are aware that "business as ...
  8. COVID-19: One year since the border closure between Singapore and Malaysia | Video
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    COVID-19: One year since the border closure between Singapore and Malaysia | Video

    It has been a year since the border between Singapore and Malaysia was closed. With COVID-19 vaccinations on the way, many are hopeful they would ...
  9. Malaysians in Singapore say they hope to make trip home soon | Video
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    Malaysians in Singapore say they hope to make trip home soon | Video

    The border between Singapore and Malaysia has been closed for a year. With Malaysia’s plans to inoculate 100,000 Malaysians working in Singapore ...