HCM City to test all residents for COVID-19 during social distancing Health

HCM City to test all residents for COVID-19 during social distancing

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has ordered the acceleration of quick and massive COVID-19 testing, especially for all residents in Ho Chi Minh City during the time social distancing measures are in place, in a bid to promptly detect new infections and curb the spread of the pandemic.
ASEAN’s unity vital to overcome COVID-19 challenges: Malaysian FM ASEAN

ASEAN’s unity vital to overcome COVID-19 challenges: Malaysian FM

The unity of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has enabled it to collectively overcome challenges, ranging from global financial crises to climate change, to natural disasters and now, the COVID-19 pandemic, Malaysia’s Foreign Minister Hishammuddin Hussein has said.
Vietnam concerned about unequal COVID-19 vaccination among nations World

Vietnam concerned about unequal COVID-19 vaccination among nations

The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed many inequalities between countries, including the anxious gap in vaccination against COVID-19 that could threaten peace-building efforts and development achievements, Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations, has said.
New Zealand’s PM calls emergency APEC meeting on COVID-19 World

New Zealand’s PM calls emergency APEC meeting on COVID-19

Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern on July 12 announced a plan to arrange a virtual meeting of leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) slated for this week, which will focus on COVID-19 and measures to cope with its negative impact on the economies.