Archive for April 24th, 2021

Winner announcement of VinFast Global Showroom Design Competition 2021

Winner announcement of VinFast Global Showroom Design Competition 2021

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 5:10 PM

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, April 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 23rd, 2021, Vietnam Design Association - Ho Chi Minh City (VDAS) and [...] » More

Winner announcement of VinFast Global Showroom Design Competition 2021

Winner announcement of VinFast Global Showroom Design Competition 2021

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 5:08 PM

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, April 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 23rd, 2021, Vietnam Design Association - Ho Chi Minh City (VDAS) and [...] » More

‘Landmark’ advance as malaria vaccine first to hit WHO goal

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 4:31 PM

A new malaria vaccine has proven 77 percent effective in trials on infants, British researchers said Friday, in what could prove to be a potential game-changer against the [...] » More

Myanmar troops fire warning shots above boat carrying Thai border officials

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:11 PM

Myanmar’s military fired warning shots above a civilian boat carrying Thai border patrol officers amid heightened tensions in border areas since the junta seized power, [...] » More

Southeast Asian leaders discuss Myanmar crisis with junta chief

Southeast Asian leaders discuss Myanmar crisis with junta chief

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:09 PM

Southeast Asian leaders began a crisis meeting on Myanmar on Saturday aiming to persuade Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, who led the military takeover that sparked turmoil in [...] » More

Cambodia closes markets to curb COVID-19, thousands plead for food

Cambodia closes markets to curb COVID-19, thousands plead for food

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:03 PM

Cambodia closed all markets in the capital Phnom Penh on Saturday to contain a spike in coronavirus infections as thousands of families plead for food during a two-week [...] » More

Philippines files 2 more protests vs China over West Philippine Sea

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 3:45 PM

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has filed two more diplomatic protests against China over its vessels’ continued illegal presence in the West Philippine Sea. “The [...] » More

IM Motors is launching 3+1+1 Plan at Auto Shanghai 2021

IM Motors is launching 3+1+1 Plan at Auto Shanghai 2021

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 3:45 PM

Worldwide Pre-sale Price of IM Motors L7 Angel-Investment Edition for CNY 408,800 SHANGHAI, April 24, 2021 [...] » More

PhilHealth to settle hospital claims through debit-credit payment

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 3:44 PM

State-run Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) can now settle hospitals’ claims through the debit-credit payment method in all high risk and critical areas as the [...] » More

Senator lauds building of modular hospitals

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 3:41 PM

As the government continues to battle the high number of new coronavirus disease cases, Sen. Bong Go praised efforts to build more “pop-up” or modular hospitals to treat [...] » More

Achieving vaccine self-reliance should be pandemic’s legacy — PCOO

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 3:38 PM

Achieving vaccine self-reliance should be the legacy of the pandemic, the chief of the government’s lead communication arm said, as the global supply of COVID-19 shots [...] » More

FDA says majority of deaths after inoculation unrelated to COVID-19 vaccines

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 3:36 PM

The country’s Food and Drug Administration reported Friday that 24 people died out of over one million individuals who got vaccinated against COVID-19, but it stressed that [...] » More

Philippines records 9,661 new COVID-19 cases, pushing total to 989,380

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 3:33 PM

The Philippines logged Saturday 9,661 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the total number of people who have been infected to 989,380. Active cases: 89,485 or 9% of the total [...] » More

Japan ambassador speaks with journalist held in Myanmar

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | JapanTimes | 3:16 PM

The Japanese ambassador to Myanmar spoke with a Japanese journalist detained in the country by phone on Friday and confirmed that he is in good health, an embassy official [...] » More

Suga declares emergency in Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto and Hyogo

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | | 3:00 PM

Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga declared states of emergency in Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto and Hyogo prefectures on Friday as the country resorts to contingency measures to contain a [...] » More