Philippines extends entry ban on visitors from 10 countries World

Philippines extends entry ban on visitors from 10 countries

Philippine Government spokesman Harry Roque announced that the country will extend the entry ban on all visitors from India and nine other countries until the end of August due to concerns about the spread of the Delta variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
Philippines extends entry ban on arrivals from seven countries World

Philippines extends entry ban on arrivals from seven countries

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said the country will extend its entry ban to June 30 on arrivals from seven countries - India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Oman and the UAE following the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic and new variants.
ASEAN+3 expects economic recovery with help of COVID-19 vaccine rollouts World

ASEAN+3 expects economic recovery with help of COVID-19 vaccine rollouts

Asian economies, hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, are expected to recover this year with the help of COVID-19 vaccine rollouts, but still warned of downside risks stemming from the emergence of new mutations and differences in vaccination rates among nations, according to a joint statement.
Vietnam to host Davis Cup events Culture - Sports

Vietnam to host Davis Cup events

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has confirmed Vietnam as among the host nations for Davis Cup Group III events in Asia/Oceania taking place in the middle of the year.
Foreign students in Vietnam get support to have a happy Tet Society

Foreign students in Vietnam get support to have a happy Tet

Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, many foreign students in Vietnam are unable to return home or travel as planned but have to stay at the school's dormitory during the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival. Many of whom celebrate Tet in Vietnam for the first time.