Thursday, June 17, 2021


Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City to extend social distancing curbs for 15 days

Most of the city's emerging infections have been linked to the religious group Revival Ekklesia Mission.

Harimau Malaya tewas 1-2 kepada Vietnam

Malaysia hilang peluang untuk menduduki dua tempat teratas dalam Kumpulan G.

Vietnam begs public for ‘vaccine fund’ donations after virus surge

Vietnam's vaccination rate per capita is the lowest in the region, and among the lowest in Asia.

Vietnam bans all inbound international flights to battle fierce Covid-19 outbreak

Because of low vaccination rates, the government is encouraging local authorities and companies to import Covid-19 vaccines on their own, saying it can be done through the health ministry or through licensed importers.

Vietnam police investigate 1,300 dead newborns found in freezers

Locals had told the police that a group of young people often brought suspicious packages to the house.

No sign of new hybrid variant in Malaysia, says Noor Hisham

He says border control will be tightened and screening boosted to stop the entry of the variant into the country.

Vietnam discovers new hybrid virus variant

The new variant, which is said to spread quickly by air, is a combination of the Indian and British strains, health authorities say.

Vietnam’s leader, 76, crowned party chief again for rare third term

His re-election comes amid the country's largely successful battle against Covid-19 and a booming economy.

Model Vietnam reports 2 locally transmitted Covid-19 cases after 55 clear days

The cases are a blow for Vietnam as it prepares for the Tet Lunar New Year holiday.

Vietnam choosing new leaders to leverage US-China tensions

The new Hanoi leadership will have to contend with increased scrutiny from the US and a largely unknown new leadership in the White House.

Vietnam says it will buy AstraZeneca vaccine while still developing own jab

Hanoi is planning to roll out a 'made in Vietnam' vaccine later this year.

Singapore single dad who moved drugs to pay debt faces death by lethal injection in Vietnam

Cher Wei Hon was transporting drugs for a woman in order to pay off his debts to her.

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