Tag Archives: EMRG

Vietnam brings in new coronavirus curbs in business hub

[ad_1] A family wears protective masks as they ride a motorbike in the street amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Hanoi, Vietnam, January 29, 2021. REUTERS/Thanh Hue HANOI, July 9 (Reuters) – Vietnam brought in tighter coronavirus curbs on Friday in more areas including the commercial hub of Ho …

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China reports 23 coronavirus cases on July 8 vs 17 the day prior

[ad_1] People line up at a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) mobile vaccination unit in Beijing, China, April 14, 2021. REUTERS/Thomas Peter SHANGHAI, July 9 (Reuters) – China on Friday reported 23 new coronavirus cases in the mainland for July 8, compared with 17 cases a day earlier, the national health authority …

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Libya closes borders with Tunisia for a week due to rise in coronavirus cases

[ad_1] People cross a street at Martyrs Square in Tripoli, Libya, July 5, 2021. REUTERS/Hazem Ahmed/File Photo TRIPOLI, July 8 (Reuters) – Libya’s new unity government on Thursday announced it was closing its borders with Tunisia for a week due to the rise in coronavirus cases in the neighboring country, …

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S.Korea raises Seoul COVID-19 curbs to top level, new cases set 2nd straight national record

[ad_1] People wait in line for a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) test at a testing site which is temporarily set up at a railway station in Seoul, South Korea, July 7, 2021. REUTERS/ Heo Ran SEOUL, July 9 (Reuters) – South Korea will raise anti-coronavirus restrictions to the highest level in …

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Indonesia reports record COVID-19 deaths as criticism of response grows

[ad_1] Tighter curbs in place in Java and Bali due to jump in cases Authorities monitoring 43 other areas deemed “red zones” Stocks of portable oxygen run out in six cities on Java-official Doctors question plan to add hospital beds amid staff shortages Indonesia reports over 1,000 deaths, a new …

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S.Korea eyes semi-lockdown in Seoul as COVID-19 cases hit daily record

[ad_1] People wait in line for a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) test at a testing site which is temporarily set up at a railway station in Seoul, South Korea, July 7, 2021. REUTERS/ Heo Ran South Korea reports highest-ever 1,275 new daily cases Officials warn daily counts may double by end …

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Thailand reports new daily record of 75 coronavirus deaths

[ad_1] A health worker receives the Sinovac coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at the Samut Sakhon hospital in Samut Sakhon province, Thailand, February 28, 2021. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha BANGKOK, July 8 (Reuters) – Thailand reported on Thursday 75 new deaths from the coronavirus, a new daily record, bringing the total number of …

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Vietnam to impose widespread curbs in largest city to tackle coronavirus

[ad_1] Tape blocks the entrance to a park, which is still closed even after the government eased nationwide lockdown during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, April 25, 2020. REUTERS/Yen Duong HANOI, July 7 (Reuters) – Vietnam will impose restrictions at its commercial hub Ho Chi …

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Brazil registers 54,022 new cases of coronavirus and 1,648 COVID-19 deaths

[ad_1] Graves of people who passed away due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) are pictured at the Parque Taruma cemetery in Manaus, Brazil May 20, 2021. REUTERS/Bruno Kelly BRASILIA, July 7 (Reuters) – Brazil registered 54,022 new COVID-19 cases and 1,648 new deaths in the past 24 hours, the Health …

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Vietnam students turn out for exams under coronavirus cloud

[ad_1] HANOI, July 7 (Reuters) – Thousands of students turned out for examinations in Vietnam’s capital Hanoi on Wednesday, forging ahead with crucial tests despite concerns the country’s longest-running coronavirus outbreak could be spreading fast. The high school exams are decisive in determining which universities students can enrol at. They …

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