Tag Archives: EMRG

Myanmar junta seeks international cooperation over COVID-19 crisis

[ad_1] A medical staff wearing a protective suit stands near an ambulance, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Yangon, Myanmar, September 27, 2020. REUTERS/Shwe Paw Mya Tin/File Photo/File Photo July 28 (Reuters) – Myanmar’s military ruler is looking for greater cooperation with the international community to contain …

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Olympic host Tokyo’s daily coronavirus cases hit new record

[ad_1] Commuters wearing protective masks amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak make their way at Shinagawa station in Tokyo, Japan, July 28, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon TOKYO, July 28 (Reuters) – The Olympic host city Tokyo registered a record 3,177 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, authorities announced, as rising infections put …

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Thailand reports daily record of 16,533 new coronavirus cases

[ad_1] People queue at the Central Vaccination Center as Thailand opens walk-in for first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccination scheme for elders, people with a minimum weight of 100 kilograms and pregnant women amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Bangkok, Thailand, July 26, 2021. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun BANGKOK, July 28 …

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S.Korea reports highest COVID-19 daily count amid fourth wave

[ad_1] A woman gets a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) test at a coronavirus testing site in Seoul, South Korea, July 15, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo SEOUL, July 28 (Reuters) – South Korea on Wednesday reported 1,896 new COVID-19 cases for Tuesday, its highest-ever daily increase, as the country struggles to subdue …

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Olympic host Tokyo hits record 2,848 COVID-19 cases, seeks more hospital beds

[ad_1] A man wearing a protective face mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, walks in a local shopping street decorated with Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games flags, in Tokyo, Japan, May 7, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo TOKYO, July 27 (Reuters) – Tokyo’s 2,848 COVID-19 infections on Tuesday were the Olympic …

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Iraq records 12,185 coronavirus cases in highest daily increase

[ad_1] BAGHDAD, July 27 (Reuters) – Iraq recorded its biggest daily increase in coronavirus infections on Tuesday with 12,185 cases, taking its total so far to 1,577,013, the health ministry said. It reported 71 fatalities to take its coronavirus death toll to 18,418, official data published by the health ministry …

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Vietnam health ministry reports 7,913 new coronavirus infections

[ad_1] A woman wears a protective mask as she exercises on the street amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, in Hanoi, Vietnam, May 31. REUTERS/Thanh Hue HANOI, July 27 (Reuters) – Vietnam reported 7,913 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, the fifth straight day the country has recorded more than 7,000 cases …

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Myanmar floods, coup, complicate growing COVID-19 outbreak

[ad_1] July 27 (Reuters) – Flooding in Myanmar has displaced hundreds of people, residents said on Tuesday, adding to the misery of a nation struggling against a fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak while living through the chaos created by a military coup in February. Heavy downpours since the weekend caused flooding in …

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U.S. issues ‘Do Not Travel’ advisories for Spain, Portugal over COVID-19 cases

[ad_1] Two tourists walk without face masks in La Laguna on the day the Canary Islands government imposed stricter rules to control a surge in coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases, on the island of Tenerife, Spain, July 26, 2021. REUTERS/Borja Suarez WASHINGTON, July 26 (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease …

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Catholic church turns pastoral care centre in Jakarta into COVID-19 ward

[ad_1] An Indonesian pastor, Yustinus Ardianto, 47, leads a prayer for a victim who passed away due to coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a hospital, as cases surge in Jakarta, Indonesia, July 22, 2021. Picture taken July 22, 2021. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana JAKARTA, July 27 (Reuters) – The Catholic Church has …

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