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EU: Press Vietnam on Human Rights Reforms

19-Feb-2020 Intellasia | HRW | 6:02 AM

The European Union should press Vietnam to end its systemic repression of human rights and release political prisoners and detainees, Human Rights Watch said today. A human [...]
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21 Vietnamese fishermen taken for coronavirus testing in Songkhla

19-Feb-2020 Intellasia | TheThaiger | 6:02 AM

21 Vietnamese crew from four Vietnamese fishing boats looking for sea cucumbers have been taken ashore to a Songkhla Navy hospital by Royal Thai Navy officials last night. [...]
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Cruise operator races to track Cambodia passengers over virus fears

18-Feb-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A US cruise operator is working to track down hundreds of passengers who disembarked a luxury liner in Cambodia after one traveller was later diagnosed with the deadly [...]
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Drinks giant Kirin reviews Burma army ties over genocide funding accusations

18-Feb-2020 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

Japanese beverages giant Kirin parent brewer of a suite of Australian beer brands such as XXXX, Tooheys, and James Squire could pull out of the brewery it co-owns with the [...]
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Southeast Asia feels the burn as virus keeps Chinese tourists at home

18-Feb-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Elephant parks unvisited, curios at markets unsold as tuk-tuks sit idle: Southeast Asia is facing billions of dollars in losses from a collapse in Chinese tourism since the [...]
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Scramble to track Cambodia cruise ship passengers after coronavirus case reported

18-Feb-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Health authorities scrambled on Monday to track hundreds of passengers who disembarked from a cruise ship in Cambodia last week after a woman tested positive for coronavirus, [...]
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Coronavirus live updates: Hunt on for all passengers of cruise ship docked in Cambodia as one tests positive

18-Feb-2020 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

2:50 pm: Australia to evacuate more than 200 citizens from Diamond Princess cruise ship Australian prime minister Scott Morrison said Monday that more than 200 citizens [...]
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American woman from cruise ship tests positive again for coronavirus in Malaysia

18-Feb-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

An American passenger from a cruise ship that docked in Cambodia has tested positive for the new coronavirus a second time in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia said on Sunday, after the [...]
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Asia braces for more coronavirus infections as cruise ship passengers return home

Asia braces for more coronavirus infections as cruise ship passengers return home

18-Feb-2020 Intellasia | Coconuts Singapore | 6:02 AM

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Singapore has jumped nearly a third to 75 while the Philippines and Hong Kong were bracing for more infections as their citizens [...]
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Covid-19 outbreak in Vietnam remains under control: Steering committee

18-Feb-2020 Intellasia | ElevenMyanmar | 6:02 AM

Despite mounting cases and deaths from the new strain of acute respiratory disease COVID-19, Vietnamese localities said the situation in Vietnam was under control. The [...]
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Malaysia seeks pact to stop illegal fishing by Vietnamese

18-Feb-2020 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:02 AM

Malaysia intends to enter into an agreement with Vietnam to overcome encroachment of deep-sea fishermen from the republic into the country’s territorial waters, said [...]
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Vietnam says monitoring over 5,000 Chinese workers for coronavirus

17-Feb-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:35 AM

Vietnam is monitoring more than 5,000 workers who returned to the Southeast Asian country after the Lunar New Year holiday for signs of coronavirus, state media reported on [...]
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Wandering ship becomes ‘best cruise ever’ despite coronavirus fears

17-Feb-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:35 AM

After nearly two weeks cast away in search of a port that would take them, passengers aboard the MS Westerdam cruise ship spoke of an ordeal that was anything but harrowing. [...]
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Vietnam turns away two cruise ships over coronavirus fears

17-Feb-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:34 AM

Vietnam has denied two cruise ships permission to dock due to fears of coronavirus infections on board, Vietnamese state media and a cruise operator reported on Friday. One [...]
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Trump thanks Cambodia over ship in rare message to China-ally

17-Feb-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

U.S. President Donald Trump has thanked Cambodia for taking in the castaway cruise ship MS Westerdam in a rare message to a country that is one of China’s closest [...]
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