A health worker in China takes a swab sample from a child to be tested for Covid-19 as a new wave hits Asia. Photo: AFP
Coronavirus: Fresh Covid-19 wave sweeps Asia
  • New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia and China, struggling with new case numbers, could be hit with worse outbreak over the next few weeks
  • Renewed surge, mostly of Omicron variants, is a challenge for authorities grappling with economic fallout while trying to avoid unpopular restrictions
14 Jul 2022 - 6:59PM