Vietnam has among the lowest number of infections in Southeast Asia. Photo: AFP
Vietnam has among the lowest number of infections in Southeast Asia. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Vietnam ramps up border checks as imported cases rise; Malaysia tightens curbs in capital

  • Vietnam will intensify checks on arriving travellers as the government braces for a scenario where 30,000 people could be infected
  • Elsewhere, Seychelles is seeing a spike in cases even as it reports the world’s highest vaccination rate, while the Philippines has approved emergency use of Moderna’s shot

Vietnam has among the lowest number of infections in Southeast Asia. Photo: AFP
Vietnam has among the lowest number of infections in Southeast Asia. Photo: AFP
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