Asian countries forced to lock down again amid new spikes in COVID-19 cases, deaths

Taxi drivers are starved for customers, weddings are suddenly canceled, schools are closed, and restaurant service is restricted across much of Asia as the coronavirus makes a resurgence in countries … Read More

Thailand sees 548 new coronavirus cases setting new daily record

Thailand reported more than 500 new coronavirus cases on Saturday, the country’s highest daily tally. The 548 new cases, most of them connected with an outbreak at a wholesale seafood market … Read More

Thailand, Indonesia rethink tourism reopening plans amid new coronavirus surges

A spike in coronavirus infections in Indonesia’s holiday island of Bali and Thailand’s first locally transmitted case in 100 days have dealt further blows to Southeast Asian hopes of reviving … Read More

Starving monkey ‘gangs’ brawl in Thailand as coronavirus keeps tourists away

Monkey “gangs” have taken to the streets of Thailand to brawl over food as the novel coronavirus has kept tourism at bay. Shocking video footage shared to Facebook show swaths … Read More