COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 2 — new cases increase by almost 200,000 per day

• New US COVID-19 infections top 50,000 in one day | • American COVID-19 deaths top 130,000 | • Brazil deaths top 60,000

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 2 — new cases increase by almost 200,000 per day

As of 00:43 GMT July 2 there was 61,434 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 1,012, or 1.67 per cent, on the day prior. Of this 175, or 0.28 per cent, are regarded as serious or critical. An additional 1,530** people were discharged. Indonesia continued to record the […]

Thailand morning news for July 2

Thailand morning news for July 2

8.3 million Thai workers will lose employment or income in 2020 says World Bank Thailand’s economy is expected to be impacted severely by the COVID-19 pandemic, shrinking by at least 5 percent in 2020 and taking more than two years to return to pre-COVID-19 GDP output levels, according to the World Bank’s latest Thailand Economic […]

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 1 — Indonesia sets new record for daily deaths

• Regional cases top 150,000 -- 60,000 active | • Philippines tops 10,000 recoveries

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 1 — Indonesia sets new record for daily deaths

As of 00:50 GMT July 1 there was 60,422 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 715, or 1.20 per cent, on the day prior. Of this 156, or 0.26 per cent, are regarded as serious or critical. An additional 1,822** people were discharged. Indonesia continued to record the […]

Thailand morning news for July 1

Thailand morning news for July 1

Thai economy will shrink at least 5% this year: World Bank Thailand’s economy is expected to be severely impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic, shrinking by at least 5% this year and taking more than two years to return to pre-pandemic GDP output levels, the World Bank said on Tuesday. — Bangkok Post Daily-wage health workers […]

Thailand morning news for June 30

Thailand morning news for June 30

Airport usage less than half Fewer than 5 million passengers have passed through the country’s 28 airports since the beginning of the year. — Bangkok Post Thailand to allow limited number of foreigners into the country again Thailand’s CCSA has agreed to reopen the country’s borders gradually, initially for six groups of foreigners and citizens […]

COVID-19 in Asean: update for June 29 — regional cases top 145,000

COVID-19 in Asean: update for June 29 — regional cases top 145,000

As of 00:40 GMT June 29 there was 59,128 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 407, or 0.69 per cent, on the day prior. Of this 155, or 0.26 per cent, are regarded as serious or critical. An additional 1,640** people were discharged. Indonesia continued to record the […]

Thailand morning news for June 29

Thailand morning news for June 29

Thailand Covid-19 Center to finalize Phase 5 restrictions tomorrow, dismisses criticism on rules being “too strict” The Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) will on Monday disclose details of the easing of Phase 5 restrictions, due to begin on the first of July, while stressing the need for effective disease control measures to prevent a […]

COVID-19 in Asean: update for June 26 — regional deaths top 4,000, most in Indonesia

• Global active caseload increases 2.32% • Brazil cases top 1.2 mln -- 500,000 active; 55,000 dead

COVID-19 in Asean: update for June 26 — regional deaths top 4,000, most in Indonesia

As of 00:43 GMT June 26 there was 56,543 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 610, or 1.09 per cent, on the day prior. Of this 88, or 0.16 per cent, are regarded as serious or critical. An additional 1,405** people were discharged. Indonesia remained the COVID-19 Asean […]

Thailand morning news for June 26

Thailand morning news for June 26

Emergency Decree extended until August The government today said it would not suspend the emergency decree in place since earlier this year but rather extend it until August. — Coconuts Thailand Survey: 1 in 4 Workers Lost Jobs, Put on Leave in Pandemic A survey found that a quarter of employees across the country either […]

1 2 3 111