Thailand mulls easing COVID-19 restrictions World

Thailand mulls easing COVID-19 restrictions

Thai authorities are mulling over easing COVID-19 restriction measures in Bangkok capital and some provinces as daily new cases were less than 20,000 for the fifth consecutive day.
Thailand speeds up vaccinations for target groups World

Thailand speeds up vaccinations for target groups

Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health is racing against time to give COVID-19 vaccines to target groups, especially senior citizens, to reduce their death rate, reported the Bangkok Post newspaper.
Singapore economy to grow 6.5 percent this year: MAS survey World

Singapore economy to grow 6.5 percent this year: MAS survey

Despite the latest round of tighter COVID-19 restrictions, Singapore’s economy will grow by 6.5 percent this year, higher than the Government’s forecast of 4-6 percent, according to the latest survey released by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).
Malaysia: COVID-19 restrictions extended to June 9 World

Malaysia: COVID-19 restrictions extended to June 9

The Malaysian government has decided to extend the travel and business restrictions for four more weeks until June 9 in the context that the Southeast Asian country gradually reopens its economic activities.