Thailand worried about COVID-19 situation in four southern provinces

Thailand worried about COVID-19 situation in four southern provinces

Thailand’s southern region has become a COVID-19 epicentre, with a surge in the numbers of cases and fatalities
Malaysia buys 150,000 courses of Merck's COVID-19 pill

Malaysia buys 150,000 courses of Merck's COVID-19 pill

Malaysia has struck a deal with US drug maker Merck & Co to buy 150,000 courses of its experimental antiviral pill, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said on October 7, joining other Asian countries in a rush to secure supplies.
Thailand begins vaccination for children from 12-17

Thailand begins vaccination for children from 12-17

Thailand began a vaccination drive targeting children from 12 to 17 with the aim of inoculating 5.4 million students in the country in preparation for the reopening of educational institutions in November.
Malaysia: Foreign tourists to be allowed only in endemic phase

Malaysia: Foreign tourists to be allowed only in endemic phase

A decision on the opening of Malaysia’s borders to foreign tourists will only be determined after the country moves into the COVID-19 endemic phase, according to the national news agency Bernama.
SEA nations revive tourism following vaccination

SEA nations revive tourism following vaccination

As vaccination drives are being stepped up, Southeast Asian nations are gradually loosening anti-pandemic measures, including resuming tourism activities.
Vietnam and Samsung express wish for mutual support and partnership

Vietnam and Samsung express wish for mutual support and partnership

During a visit to the Samsung factory in Thai Nguyen, the corporation and the prime minister exchanged promises to foster each other's growth on the long-term.
FV Hospital seeks permission to collect fees for COVID-19 vaccination services

FV Hospital seeks permission to collect fees for COVID-19 vaccination services

FV Hospital requested permission from the Minister of Health to administer 10,000 doses of vaccine a day and collect fees for COVID-19 vaccination services.
Vietnam officially launches nationwide COVID-19 vaccination campaign on July 10

Vietnam officially launches nationwide COVID-19 vaccination campaign on July 10

Vietnam on July 10 officially launched its nationwide COVID-19 vaccination campaign for all people aged over 18, making it the largest-ever campaign.
Light at end of tunnel for global economy

Light at end of tunnel for global economy

After long sanitary restrictions and shutdowns, there is finally light at the end of the tunnel.
Japfa Vietnam donates $1 million to COVID-19 Vaccine Fund

Japfa Vietnam donates $1 million to COVID-19 Vaccine Fund

Japfa Vietnam has presented over $1 million to the national COVID-19 vaccine fund to accelerate vaccination and economic recovery in Vietnam.
Leaders of Ministry of Health get COVID-19 vaccination today

Leaders of Ministry of Health get COVID-19 vaccination today

The minister and deputy ministers of health, as well as department heads received their COVID-19 shots on May 6.
Zuellig Pharma’s tech helps country-wide vaccination

Zuellig Pharma’s tech helps country-wide vaccination

Vietnam is facing the challenge of ensuring the highest standards of temperature-controlled supply chains for vaccines during transportation, in order to achieve the goal of expanding access to vaccines in the country, particularly in remote areas.