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HONG KONG (Bloomberg): Hong Kong will shorten hotel quarantine for fully vaccinated travellers from most places to seven days as long as they pass an antibody test, people familiar with the matter said, easing a border policy which has been criticized by residents and the city’s powerful finance industry for being among the strictest in the world.
Days after Vietnam's Ministry of Health said it had detected a new Covid-19 variant comprising characteristics of both the alpha and delta strains, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said.
SYDNEY (Reuters) -The Australian state of Victoria extended on Wednesday a snap coronavirus lockdown in its capital of Melbourne for a second week, as it scrambles to rein in a highly contagious variant first detected in India, but will ease some curbs elsewhere.
Hanoi's Noi Bai International airport will stop receiving international arrivals as the nation faces a worsening coronavirus outbreak, state media said on Monday.
HONG KONG (Bloomberg): When bar and nightclub owners in Hong Kong met with city officials this month, they expected to hear how the government planned to coax more of the largely resistant population to get vaccinated, with their businesses only allowed to open to inoculated people.
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam’s most populous city, will implement a two-week period of social distancing on Monday for the first time since April 2020, state media said on Sunday.
Vietnam has detected a new hybrid Covid-19 strain between the variants first identified in Britain and India, according Xinhua news agency quoting local media - VnExpress.
The Brunei King commended the patience displayed by Brunei citizens and residents during the pandemic, while also highlighting the contributions made by the country’s frontliners in the fight against Covid-19.
Thailand government has announced that its hospitals have enough hospital beds especially in Bangkok and nearby provinces as the kingdom grapples with a surge in Covid-19 infections.
Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham Haji Jaafar voiced Brunei’s support in ensuring equitable access to vaccines and actions towards developing the resilience of the health and emergency systems.