Nearly 270 Myanmar migrant workers tested positive out of the total 320 cases detected on Sunday in the Thai province.
Concerns have arisen in Thailand over the efficacy of a Chinese vaccine the government has hastily decided to procure in order to inoculate Thais as soon as possible.
The smuggling ring based in Kanchanaburi on the Myanmar border trafficked workers to Samut Sakhon, a major hotspot for COVID-19, Thailand’s deputy police chief said.
Washington says China National Offshore Oil Corp. has helped Beijing coerce an estimated $2.5 trillion in resources from other claimants to the strategic waterway.
After quarantining for two weeks, the experts are set to visit a market that was the first hotspot, and a lab at the center of rumors the virus was accidentally released.
Kurt Campbell will serve as ‘Indo-Pacific coordinator’ in the National Security Council, according to The Washington Post.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo received his first shot of a Chinese-made vaccine on Wednesday, as Beijing’s top diplomat visited the country.
The leader was elected general secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea at its first congress in five years.
The Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 crashed into the sea off Jakarta on Saturday with 62 people aboard.
Speaking at the first Workers’ Party Congress since 2016, the North Korean leader said the country’s defense capabilities would be placed at a ‘much higher level’.
Leader Kim Jong Un reviewed the successes and failures of North Korea’s most recent economic plan at the first Workers’ Party gathering since 2016.
People thronged Taipei Zoo on Tuesday to catch a glimpse of Yuan Bao, Taiwan’s second locally born panda cub.
A recent ratcheting up of US criticism of China’s treatment of its Uyghur population was based on intelligence provided to Western powers by Tokyo.
To keep out a new, more infectious strain of the coronavirus, Indonesia has sealed its borders to all but diplomats for the coming fortnight.
Ahead of this year’s centenary of the Chinese Communist Party and other key events, Beijing is expected to avoid regional behavior that risks harming the party’s image.