COVID-19 pandemic continues worsening in Thailand, Indonesia ASEAN

COVID-19 pandemic continues worsening in Thailand, Indonesia

Thailand on July 16 reported a daily record of 9,692 COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, taking the total number to 381,907 since the start of the pandemic, as authorities are struggling to tackle the country's biggest wave of infections so far.
Kien Giang’s exports up nearly 16 percent Business

Kien Giang’s exports up nearly 16 percent

Export turnover posted by the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang for the first five months of this year hit 317 million USD, equal to 42 percent of the annual target and up nearly 16 percent year-on-year.
Early voting organised in 16 cities and provinces Politics

Early voting organised in 16 cities and provinces

Certain areas in the northern province of Bac Ninh will hold early elections of deputies to the 15th National Assembly (NA) and People’s Councils at all levels, under a newly-issued document from the National Election Council (NEC).