World Bank helps Philippines fight COVID-19 World

World Bank helps Philippines fight COVID-19

The World Bank has earmarked a 100-million-USD loan to help the Philippines fight the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), the Philippine Department of Finance said on March 18.
Deputy PM affirms all-people strength against COVID-19 Society

Deputy PM affirms all-people strength against COVID-19

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, head of the National Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Control, affirmed the power of all the people throughout the country against the COVID-19 the pandemic during a meeting in Hanoi on March 18.
Phu Tho’s hospital authorised to perform SARS-CoV-2 test Health

Phu Tho’s hospital authorised to perform SARS-CoV-2 test

The Ministry of Health on March 17 authorised the laboratory of the General Hospital of the northern province of Phu Tho to perform tests for the novel coronavirus (SAR-CoV-2) that has caused respiratory illness in 68 people in Vietnam so far.
Two tourist attractions in Lai Chau closed amid COVID-19 fears Travel

Two tourist attractions in Lai Chau closed amid COVID-19 fears

Two famous tourist attractions in Tam Duong district in the northern province of Lai Chau – O Quy Ho Mountain Pass and Rong May Glass Bridge ecological tourism sites – have been closed as part of efforts to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 epidemic within the province.
Thailand gives tourists SIM cards to download health declaration app World

Thailand gives tourists SIM cards to download health declaration app

Thailand’s National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) will be providing SIM Cards to travellers from risk countries, allowing them to download the AOT Airports application into their mobile phones, in order to submit compulsory health declarations and enable tracking.