Tag Archives: ASEAN

How the Delta variant upends assumptions about the coronavirus

July 26 (Reuters) – The Delta variant is the fastest, fittest and most formidable version of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 the world has encountered, and it is upending assumptions about the disease even as nations loosen restrictions and open their economies, according to virologists and epidemiologists. Vaccine protection remains …

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COVID-19 sufferers in Indonesian capital rent oxygen cylinders

An employee wearing a protective mask carries an oxygen cylinder at a factory, as Indonesia experiences an oxygen supply shortage amid a surge of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in Serang, Banten province, Indonesia July 19, 2021, in this photo taken by Antara Foto/Asep Fathulrahman/via REUTERS JAKARTA, July 26 (Reuters) – …

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Vietnam reports record 7,968 coronavirus cases on Saturday

Gilrs walks in a overpass as they wear protective masks in the street amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Hanoi, Vietnam, January 29, 2021. REUTERS/Thanh Hue HANOI, July 24 (Reuters) – Vietnam’s health ministry reported 7,968 coronavirus infections on Saturday, a record daily increase and up from Friday’s record …

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Malaysia reports record 15,902 new coronavirus cases

KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 (Reuters) – Malaysia’s health ministry reported 15,902 new coronavirus cases on Saturday, the highest number of daily infections since the beginnng of the pandemic. This brings the cumulative number of cases in the country to 996,393. Reporting by Mei Mei Chu Editing by Robert Birsel Our …

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Thailand reports new daily record of 14,575 coronavirus cases

People wearing protective masks queue outside the Central Vaccination Center as Thailand opens walk-in first dose of the AstraZeneca coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination scheme for elders, people with a minimum weight of 100 kilograms and pregnant women amid the COVID-19 outbreak in Bangkok, Thailand, July 22, 2021. REUTERS/Chalinee Thirasupa BANGKOK, …

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