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NEWS COVERAGE 2020

January
09 Jan 2020 – NKF: Traditional concept has affected organ donation; Even if the donor has signed the consent form, it may still be blocked by the family (Sin Chew Daily)
14 Jan 2020 – Spreading Joy (New Straits Times)
18 Jan 2020 – MUIS received RM200,000 donation – A mention of their partnership with NKF (Daily Express Sabah)
19 Jan 2020 – Eat like a rat (The Star)
21 Jan 2020 – NKF Haemodialysis Center received RM40,000 appropriation from Tan Kok Wai (China Press)
21 Jan 2020 – Tan Kok Wai service centre allocate RM40k to National Kidney Foundation (Nanyang Siang Pau)
21 Jan 2020 – Tan Kok Wai: Malaysia increases 700 kidney patients every year, poor households can hardly afford medical expenses (Sin Chew Daily)
24 Jan 2020 – RM40, 000 aid for two Cheras dialysis centres (The Star)
29 Jan 2020 – Lifting the spirits of dialysis patients (The Health)
30 Jan 2020 – Apply for special aid for treatment, kidney patients in state told (The Borneo Post Sarawak)
30 Jan 2020 – Sarikei to have additional haemodialysis centre (The Borneo Post Sarawak)
30 Jan 2020 – Sarikei to have additional haemodialysis centre (The Borneo Post Sabah)
30 Jan 2020 – Mohonlah Bantuan Khas Pesakit Buah Pinggang (Utusan Borneo Sarawak)
30 Jan 2020 – NKF akan membuka pusat hemodialisis di Sarikei (Utusan Borneo Sarawak)
30 Jan 2020 – NKF akan membuka pusat hemodialisis di Sarikei (Utusan Borneo Sabah)
30 Jan 2020 – Rise in young kidney patients (New Sarawak Tribune)
30 Jan 2020 – 250 new kidney dialysis patients yearly (New Sarawak Tribune)
30 Jan 2020 – Pesakit buah pinggang semakin meningkat (Utusan Sarawak)
30 Jan 2020 – Mohonlah bantuan khas pesakit buah pinggang (Utusan Borneo Sabah)
30 Jan 2020 – Subsidi untuk pesakit buah pinggang (Utusan Sarawak)

February
05 Feb 2020 – National Kidney Foundation of Malaysia has around 1,700 patients and expected need RM26.5mil funds by this year (China Press)
18 Feb 2020 – Fun Run (The Star)
19 Feb 2020 – NKF, Grab support dialysis patients (The Malaysian Reserve)
19 Feb 2020 – Grab and NKF jointly raise funds to buy dialysis equipments (China Press)
20 Feb 2020 – Lee Thiam Wah’s mother passed away ; save RM1.02 million and donate to charity (Sin Chew Daily)
22 Feb 2020 – Kidney Health (The Star)
28Feb 2020 – Kidney Health (The Star)

March
01 March 2020 – Ng Suee Lim: There may be a change in the seat of the state assembly, but there will be no change in the Selangor state council (China Press)
01 March 2020 – Ng Suee Lim: Selangor state govt may change if there are changes with central government’s situation (Guang Ming Daily)
01 March 2020 – Ng Suee Lim : Azmin changes to opposition party seat; Selangor hopes federal government maintains current state (Nanyang Siang Pau)
01 March 2020 – Ng Suee Lim: May be affected by federal political situation; Selangor state government to maintain current status (Sin Chew Daily)
02 March 2020 – Fun Run And Walk (The Star)
05 March 2020 – Health Run (The Star)
07 March 2020 – Health Run (The Star)
07 March 2020 – Donate reward points for kidney patients benefit (The Star)
09 March 2020 – Health Run (The Star)
10 March 2020 – Health Run (The Star)
11 March 2020 – Event Postponed (The Star)
12 March 2020 – Events Postponed (The Star)
14 March 2020 – Events Postponed (The Star)
16 March 2020 – Events Postponed (The Star)
16 March 2020 – Organisers call off events as precaution against Covid-19 (The Star)
18 March 2020 – A Legacy of Love (The Sun)
20 March 2020 – National Kidney Foundation takes strict measures to ensure dialysis patients’ safety amid Covid-19 outbreak (Malay Mail – Online)
21 March 2020 – Lottus Carter suffers from kidney failure for 10 years, luckly his brother donated a kidney to regenerate him (Guang Ming Daily)
22 March 2020 – Grab, NKF Raising $ For Dialysis Machine (Daily Express Sabah)
27 March 2020 – Grab and NKF to help patients with kidney disease, people can convert Grab points to donate NKF (Sin Chew Daily)
29 March 2020 – 2 kidney dialysis centres in Penang operate as usual; Not affected by the outbreak (Kwong Wah Yit Poh)

April
05 April 2020 – Protecting patients, testing body temperature and limiting guests; Haemodialysis centres on high alert in fight against Covid-19 (Nanyang Siang Pau)
07 April 2020 – Donate to the needy with T’nG eWallet (The Star)
14 April 2020 – Donation from The Federation Of Chinese Association Kuching, Samarahan & Serian Division (See Hua Daily – Sarawak)
25 April 2020 – Nkf received RM300000 of medical supplies and donations (China Press)
25 April 2020 – National Kidney Foundation: 2.9 million patients were affected during the pandemic (Guang Ming Daily)
25 April 2020 – NKF: Thank you for donating PPE from all walks of life to protect medical staff (Sin Chew Daily)
25 April 2020 – NKF ambil langkah lindungi petugas barisan hadapan (Utusan Borneo Sabah)
25 April 2020 – NKF ambil langkah lindungi petugas barisan hadapan (Utusan Borneo Sarawak)
25 April 2020 – Kidney foundation taking steps to safeguard frontliners’ wellbeing (The Borneo Post Sarawak)
25 April 2020 – More protection for frontliners (New Sarawak Tribune)
28 April 2020 – Safeguarding well-being of frontline healthcare personnel (The Star)

May
04 May 2020 – Safeguarding well-being of dialysis centres personnel (The Star)
05 May 2020 – Shanghai Qiaolian gave donations to the frontliners through the help of the Chinese Association (China Press)
05 May 2020 – Huazong pass the donation supplies from Shanghai federation of overseas Chinese to frontliners (Sin Chew Daily)
05 May 2020 – National Kidney Foundation provides RM1 million financial assistance for its dialysis patients (Online – Malaysian Business)
06 May 2020 – National kidney foundation donated nearly RM1million to kidney dialysis patients (China Press)
06 May 2020 – NFK donated RM1 million; Eligible patients will receive RM600 aids (Sin Chew Daily)
06 May 2020 – NKF donates nearly RM1mil to 1712 patients (Guang Ming Daily – Northern)
06 May 2020 – National Kidney Foundation pledges financial aid to aid economically impacted patients (Online – Business Today)
08 May 2020 – National Kidney Foundation; donated nearly RM1million to 1712 patients (Guang Ming Daily)
09 May 2020 – RM1mil aid for kidney patients (The Star)
29 May 2020 – Platform dana pesakit buah pinggang (Harian metro)

June
01 June 2020 – Use Your Grab Points For A Good Cause (Health Today)
03 June 2020 – Tie-up enables e-wallet users to help kidney patients (The Star)