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Fri, 24 Sep 2021 00:30:02 GMT
Live COVID-19 updates: Armenia's new COVID-19 cases top 255,000
BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - ANKARA -- Turkey on Thursday confirmed 27,844 new COVID-19 cases, raising the tally of infections in the country to 6,960,297. The ...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:18:42 GMT
Earliest surviving Hindu paintings preserved for eternity
New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): Arctic World Archive, a repository of the most significant works by humankind, has initiated preservation of restored artworks of Indian culture for eternity. Sapio Analytics, a government advisory firm...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:30:01 GMT
Cambodia reports daily record of 638 new COVID-19 cases, 22 more deaths
PHNOM PENH, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia on Thursday confirmed a daily record of 638 new COVID-19 cases, of which 113 were imported, raising the national total caseload to 106,619, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement. Twenty-two more fa...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:18:01 GMT
Vietnam reports 9,472 new COVID-19 cases, 728,435 in total
HANOI, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam reported 9,472 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, including 9,465 locally transmitted and seven imported, according to the country's Ministry of Health. The new infections brought the country's total tally to 728,435,...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:05:02 GMT
Land-sea trade corridor links China, Vietnam
CHONGQING, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- A cargo train departing from the Vietnamese capital Hanoi arrived in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality on Thursday. It marks the launch of a new cross-border railway service between China and Vietnam. The train,...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:18:01 GMT
Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1000 GMT, Sept. 23
PHNOM PENH -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen has called on all countries to work together and unite in solidarity to fight COVID-19 without any hidden political agenda. In his written address sent to the U.S.-hosted virtual Global COV...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:55:02 GMT
Xinhua world economic news summary at 0930 GMT, Sept. 23
PHNOM PENH -- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Wednesday lowered Cambodia's economic growth forecast to 1.9 percent in 2021, down from its April projection of 4 percent, due to the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic. But the growth is expected to rebound...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 07:05:01 GMT
Live COVID-19 updates: Mongolia sees 3,361 new cases, 13 more deaths
BEIJING, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - ULAN BATOR -- Mongolia reported 3,361 more COVID-19 cases and 13 new deaths in the last 24 hours, bringing the total caseload to 28...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:55:02 GMT
Community cases of COVID-19 in Laos reach new high
VIENTIANE, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- Lao Ministry of Health on Thursday recorded 666 local COVID-19 transmissions, the highest daily infection ever reported in the country. Director General of the Department of Communicable Disease Control under the Lao M...

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 03:05:14 GMT
Lao people proactively follow COVID-19 lockdown measures
© Provided by Xinhua With the COVID-19 lingering around, Lao people are proactively following the government's order in tightening COVID-19 restrictions in Lao capital Vientiane.by Chanthaphaphone Mixayboua, Zhang JianhuaVIENTI

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 01:37:13 GMT
COVID-19 pandemic 'warning bell' exposed inequalities, gove
New York [US], September 23 (ANI): As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to threaten lives and livelihoods globally, Vietnam President Nguyen Xuan Phuc told the UN General Assembly on Wednesday that his nation is "vigorously" combating the virus, protec...

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 16:18:01 GMT
Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Sept. 22
KATHMANDU -- Narayan Khadka, a member of the Nepali Congress Central Working Committee, was appointed the minister for foreign affairs of Nepal on Wednesday. Nepali President Bidya Devi Bhandari, on the recommendation of the five-party government hea...

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 12:55:02 GMT
Vietnam reports 11,527 new COVID-19 cases
HANOI, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam reported 11,527 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, including 11,525 locally transmitted and two imported, according to the country's Ministry of Health. The new infections brought the country's total tally to 718,963...

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 12:05:02 GMT
Cambodia launches 50-mln-USD guarantee scheme to support SMEs
PHNOM PENH, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- State-owned Credit Guarantee Corporation of Cambodia (CGCC) on Wednesday launched a 50-million-U.S. dollar Co-Financing Guarantee Scheme (CFGS), aiming at supporting small and medium enterprises (SMEs). The CFGS is a ...

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 09:44:01 GMT
Feature: Lao people proactively follow COVID-19 lockdown measures
by Chanthaphaphone Mixayboua, Zhang Jianhua VIENTIANE, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- Lao people are proactively following the government's order in tightening COVID-19 restrictions in Lao capital Vientiane. Vientiane's administration has imposed ban on all tr...

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 09:30:03 GMT
Injury hits hard-training China before World Cup qualifier against Vietnam
SHARJAH, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- Chinese men's football team has been hit by a spate of injuries as they are training hard to prepare for their next FIFA World Cup qualifier against Vietnam. Defender Wang Gang was the latest addition to the Chinese team...

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 08:37:50 GMT
Top Diplomats Discuss Enhancement of Iran-Vietnam Ties
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The foreign ministers of Iran and Vietnam weighed plans for the promotion of relations between the two Asian countries in various fields. - Politics news - Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian and his Vietnamese counte...

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 05:49:01 GMT
Road accident kills 5 in northern Vietnam
HANOI, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- A chain-reaction crash between four motorcycles in northern Vietnam's Phu Tho province has killed five people and severely injured two others, local media reported Wednesday. The motorbikes carrying eight young people were...

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 16:18:02 GMT
Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Sept. 21
HANOI -- Vietnam reported 11,692 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, including 11,687 locally transmitted and five imported, according to the country's Ministry of Health. The new infections brought the country's total tally to 707,436, with 17,545 deaths...

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 12:49:01 GMT
Vietnam's total confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 700,000
HANOI, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam reported 11,692 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, including 11,687 locally transmitted and five imported, according to the country's Ministry of Health. The new infections brought the country's total tally to 707,436,...

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 10:12:55 GMT
CIA officer suffers 'Havana syndrome' symptoms on India trip reports
An officer who accompanied CIA chief William Burns during his trip to India earlier this month suffered symptoms consistent with Havana syndrome, a mysterious sickness affecting US officials since 2016, CNN reported.An unnamed CIA officer required me...

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 09:30:01 GMT
Cambodian PM touts peace for national development
PHNOM PENH, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on Tuesday praised the kingdom's hard-won peace, saying that it is the foremost prerequisite for national development. In a massage to mark the International Day of Peace...

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 09:18:02 GMT
Cambodia logs 628 new COVID-19 cases, 17 more deaths
PHNOM PENH, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia on Tuesday confirmed 628 new COVID-19 cases, of which 121 were imported, lifting the national total caseload to 105,344, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement. Seventeen more fatalities had been re...

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 06:18:01 GMT
8 rare baby Siamese crocodiles found in Cambodia
PHNOM PENH, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian Ministry of Environment (MoE)'s and World Wildlife Fund (WWF)'s research team has discovered eight hatchlings of the critically endangered Siamese crocodile in northeastern Mondulkiri province for the first ...

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 01:44:11 GMT
Cambodia inoculates 75 pct population against COVID-19
© Provided by Xinhua Cambodia has 64.4 percent of its 16 million population fully vaccinated against COVID-19, raising hope for a return to normal life in the near future.PHNOM PENH, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia has administered at l

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 18:21:23 GMT
Innovation continued despite COVID-19: New UN report
Despite the economic devastation wrought by COVID-19, the new technology sector continued to thrive and prosper last year, the UN's intellectual property agency said in a new report published on Monday.According to the findings of the World Intellect...

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 16:18:26 GMT
Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Sept. 20
MANILA -- The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported 18,937 new COVID-19 infections on Monday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the Southeast Asian country to 2,385,616. The DOH also reported 146 coronavirus-related deaths, r...

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 16:05:30 GMT
Roundup: Cambodia inoculates 75 pct population against COVID-19
PHNOM PENH, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia has administered at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccines to 12.05 million people, or 75.3 percent of the kingdom's 16-million population, raising hope for a return to normal life in the near future, officials ...

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 16:05:28 GMT
Vietnam reports 8,681 new COVID-19 cases, lowest in month
HANOI, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam reported 8,681 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, the lowest daily number posted in over a month, according to the country's Ministry of Health. The new infections included 8,668 locally transmitted and 13 imported, bri...

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 08:49:01 GMT
75 pct of Cambodia's population inoculated against COVID-19
PHNOM PENH, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia has administered at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccines to 12.05 million people, or 75.3 percent of the kingdom's 16-million population, officials and experts said on Monday. Of them, 10.3 million, or 64.4 pe...

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 06:55:01 GMT
COVID-19 variant Delta Plus spreads in Lao capital
VIENTIANE, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- The Lao Ministry of Health said the COVID-19 variant that was spreading through the capital Vientiane is the Delta Plus variant. Director General of the Department of Communicable Disease Control under the Lao Ministry...

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 06:37:05 GMT
Water stress poses credit risks for coal, mining sectors
Singapore, September 20 (ANI): Water management is among the top environmental risks for countries and sectors in Asia, according to Moody's Investors Service. Of 25 economies in the region, it identified 10 that have highly negative or very highly n...

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 01:18:01 GMT
Chinese striker Zhang confident of beating Vietnam in World Cup qualifier
SHARJAH, UAE, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Chinese international forward Zhang Yuning said on Sunday that he is very confident that China will beat Vietnam in its next FIFA World Cup qualifier as his team have been preparing the game in Sharjah, the UAE with...

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 23:21:22 GMT
COVID vaccines: Widening inequality and millions vulnerable
Health leaders agree that a world without COVID-19 will not be possible until everyone has equal access to vaccines. More than 4.6 million people have died from the virus since it swept across the globe from the beginning of 2020, but it's expected t...

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 12:30:02 GMT
Vietnam reports 10,040 new COVID-19 cases
HANOI, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam reported 10,040 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, including 10,025 locally transmitted and 15 imported, according to the country's Ministry of Health. The new infections brought the country's total tally to 687,063, wi...

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 04:05:01 GMT
Laos bans travel within, to and from capital
VIENTIANE, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Lao capital Vientiane's administration has imposed a ban on all travels to and from Vientiane and within four major districts of the capital city from Sunday to September 30, 2021. The four prohibited districts are Cha...

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