Coronavirus: Timeline of the global spread of COVID-19 Public life on hold in Europe On March 14, Spain joined Italy in imposing a near-total nationwide lockdown in a bid to prevent the virus spreading. The population of 46 million was told not to leave their homes unless for essential tasks. In France, cafes, restaurants and nonessential shops were closed as of March 15. Many public events in Germany have been cancelled and schools closed. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus, cold, or flu symptoms: Should I see a doctor?
A container vessel docks at Cai Mep Port in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province. Total imports and exports in the past three months dropped slightly by 0.69% to an estimated US$115.34 billion – PHOTO: LE ANH HCMC - Total imports and exports in the past three months dropped a slight 0.69% to an estimated US$115.34 billion, VietnamPlus stated, citing data from the General Department of Vietnam Customs. … [Read more...] about Q1 foreign trade value put at US$115 billion
According to 3M, Ford will make components that go into the PAPRs in its US facilities and 3M will build the PAPRs at its factories in the US. At present, they do not have a timeline on when the first products will be ready, but they are working hard to proceed quickly. … [Read more...] about 3M explores new opportunities to expand in COVID-19 fight
All people are ordered to stay at home and only go out in case of emergencies, buying food or medicine, or going to work at factories and essential services that are not closed down or halt operations. If leaving the house, people are to keep a minimum distance of two metres from others. Any gathering of more than two people in public outside of offices, schools and hospitals is prohibited. … [Read more...] about PM orders strict nationwide social distancing rules, starting April 1
Nguyen Thanh Phong, chairman of the municipal government, has approved the HCMC Transport Department’s proposal to suspend bus services for the fortnight, which is considered a critical period for Vietnam to be able to prevent Covid-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, from spreading further. … [Read more...] about Public buses in HCMC to be suspended tomorrow