Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long at the conference (Photo: VNA)

Social distance effectively prevents coronavirus spread

Talking about the spread of the new coronavirus in Vietnam’s community, Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long proposed people to practice social distance following the Prime Minister’s direction.
Singaporean Senior Minister of State for Transport and Health Lam Pin Min during a visit to PSA Singapore at Pasir Panjang Terminal Building 3 on February 12 (Photo: straitstimes.com)

Singapore, Malaysia join hands to tackle coronavirus spread

Singapore and Malaysia are looking into establishing protocols for the transfer of COVID-19 patients between the two countries as part of efforts to work more closely in tackling the spread of the novel coronavirus.