Laos face third wave of COVID-19 World

Laos face third wave of COVID-19

The National Taskforce for COVID-19 Prevention and Control in Laos has announced that the country is facing a third wave of coronavirus infections.
Laos reports first community case of Omicron variant World

Laos reports first community case of Omicron variant

Laos has confirmed a total of 27 cases of the Omicron variant of COVID-19, including the first infection in the community, the National Taskforce Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said on February 23.
Laos encourages people to travel domestically World

Laos encourages people to travel domestically

Laos will step up the campaign to encourage Lao people to travel within the country to revive the tourism industry and its economy in the context that the government has eased restrictive measures to gradually normalise the situation.
Thailand to boost travel bubble talks with China, Malaysia World

Thailand to boost travel bubble talks with China, Malaysia

Thailand planned to negotiate bilateral travel agreements with neighbours China and Malaysia this month as part of its efforts to promote tourism recovery in the coming time, according to Thai Government spokesman Thanakorn Wangboonkongchana.
PM works with localities on COVID-19 control measures during Tet holidays Health

PM works with localities on COVID-19 control measures during Tet holidays

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on January 27 held an online working session with leaders of the 63 provinces and cities to discuss tasks and solutions to prevent and control the COVID-19, especially during the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays, and preparations to reopen schools and the tourism sector.
IMF revises down Indonesia’s growth projection in 2022 World

IMF revises down Indonesia’s growth projection in 2022

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has downgraded Indonesia's 2022 economic growth forecast to 5.6 percent in 2022, from 5.9 percent in its October report, due to the spread of the Omicron variant and slower global economic growth.