Laos sees increase in new COVID-19 cases World

Laos sees increase in new COVID-19 cases

The Lao Ministry of Health on October 15 said that in the past 24 hours, the country has recorded 573 new cases of COVID-19, including 571 found in the community.
HCM City resumes immunisation programmes for children Health

HCM City resumes immunisation programmes for children

Routine immunisation of children has resumed in HCM City, the epicentre of the COVID-19 outbreak, after being temporarily halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the HCM City Centre for Disease Control (HCDC).
Laos urges high-risk groups to get COVID-19 vaccines World

Laos urges high-risk groups to get COVID-19 vaccines

Laos’s National Taskforce Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control has urged high-risk groups to go to health facilities to be vaccinated in the context that the country has recorded an increase in the number of COVID-19 infections in recent days.
Indonesian House Speaker calls for cooperation to push back COVID-19 World

Indonesian House Speaker calls for cooperation to push back COVID-19

COVID-19 is a test to ASEAN member states’ solidity, and whether ASEAN can go through this pandemic and grow stronger in the post-pandemic time, said Puan Maharani, Speaker of the Indonesian House of Representatives at the 42nd General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-42) on August 23.
Vietnam calls for protection of humanitarian workers in armed conflicts World

Vietnam calls for protection of humanitarian workers in armed conflicts

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN), has emphasised the important role of humanitarian workers and UN staff in reducing humanitarian burdens and assisting people in the context of prolonged conflict which seriously threatens the life of civilians.
Vietnam, Luxembourg look for stronger development cooperation Society

Vietnam, Luxembourg look for stronger development cooperation

The Government of Luxembourg has supported Vietnam's National Expanded Programme on Immunisation through providing the Southeast Asian country with cold-chain equipment and other specialised equipment for vaccine and blood preservation, especially in mountainous, remote and border areas and islands, said Honorary Consul of Luxembourg in Vietnam Tran Hong Quang.