MANILA: Movie theatres, video game arcades and other leisure businesses closed since last year in most of the Philippines got approval to reopen on Monday (Feb 15) but haven’t yet done so because many mayors opposed the action, fearing it will bring new coronavirus infections.
Étiqueté : Channel NewsAsia (CNA)
Vietnam is locking down the tourist city of Da Nang, after four people tested positive for COVID-19 over the weekend. Eighty thousand people, mostly local tourists, are being evacuated.
HO CHI MINH CITY: A Vietnamese entrepreneur in Ho Chi Minh City has invented a 24/7 automatic dispensing machine providing free rice for people out of work following an ongoing nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.