Daily Archives: March 2, 2020

Coronavirus under control in Vietnam, but high alert still in place

The novel coronavirus outbreak has been under control in Vietnam as the country has recorded no new cases since February 13, according to a meeting of the National Steering Committee on Covid-19 response in Hanoi on Monday. The isolation of

Murder probe sought for South Korea sect at center of coronavirus outbreak

The government of Seoul has asked for a murder investigation into leaders of a Christian sect at the center of the country's deadly coronavirus outbreak, saying the church was liable for its refusal to cooperate with efforts to stop the

Thai Nguyen capable of conducting tests for corona virus

The Ministry of Health on Monday recognized that Thai Nguyen National Hospital is qualified to conduct tests for the novel corona virus.Thai Nguyen province receives many people returning from the epidemic's epicenters. According to a report by the man...

Coronavirus toll tops 3,000

The number of deaths globally from the coronavirus outbreak passed 3,000 on Monday, as China reported 42 more deaths.The new fatalities were all in Hubei province, the virus epicenter, the National Health Commission said. There have been more than 2,90...

Coronavirus toll tops 3,000

The number of deaths globally from the coronavirus outbreak passed 3,000 on Monday, as China reported 42 more deaths.The new fatalities were all in Hubei province, the virus epicenter, the National Health Commission said. There have been more than 2,90...

Worldwide Covid-19 updates

A second person has died of the novel coronavirus in the Seattle area and more confirmed cases of the illness have emerged in Washington State, officials at EvergreenHealth hospital in Kirkland said Sunday evening. That's the same facility where offici...

North Korea fires projectiles off east coast into sea, South Korea says

North Korea has fired two unidentified short-range projectiles from an area near the coastal city of Wonsan into waters between the Korean Peninsula and Japan, South Korea's military said Monday. The objects were estimated to have a flight distance of

Five Vietnamese sailors missing after vessel sinks off Japan

Five Vietnamese sailors were reported missing after a cargo vessel sank off the coast of Aomori prefecture in Japan on Friday, according to a Vietnamese official. Vessel Guo Xing 1, bearing the flag of Belize, sank after colliding with a

Covid-19 spreads in western Europe

The Covid-19 spread rate in western European countries, particularly Italy, Germany, Spain, and the UK, has shown no sign of slowing.Italy on Sunday confirmed 550 new infections in 24 hours, bringing the total in the country to more than 1,600,

80 countries restrict South Korean visitors

As of Sunday, 80 countries had restricted South Korean visitors because of coronavirus fears.South Korea has called on countries not to apply entry restrictions on its citizens. Nevertheless, many countries have banned travelers from South Korea's Daeg...