July 16, 2021 Weekly Covid Update

Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia lead the region in rising cases. Vietnam is also experiencing a rapid increase in cases, doubling the total number of cases in 12 days.  Myanmar, Japan, Korea, China and Brunei are also on the rise.   Small changes continue across several locations.  Cambodia has closed its land border with Vietnam.  Singapore […]

May 21, 2021 Weekly Covid Update

Across Asia, countries are tightening non-pharmaceutical containment measures as cases begin to rise either for the first time or again. India, Malaysia, Thailand, and Taiwan have seen the highest level of cases this year in recent days.  While below its peak, India is still incredibly high, with another recent uptick in the past few days.  […]

May 14, Weekly Covid Update

Rising cases, More Restrictions and Vaccine Hopes New waves of infections in several countries including Vietnam, Japan, Malaysia and Taiwan have caused concern.  At the same time, vaccination rates remain low impacted both by supply and hesitancy. Singapore has stopped accepting new entry applications for WP holders from higher-risk countries, which includes everyone except Australia, […]