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Virus spread between NSW hotel rooms

COVID-19 appears to have jumped between neighbouring rooms in hotel quarantine in Sydney, after seven cases of people arriving from different countries were revealed to have the same viral sequence. NSW Health says it was notified that the returned travellers had the same viral sequence on Friday. The cases may have to be reclassified as… Read More »

Bangkok nightlife clusters expose Thailand’s virus stumbles

BANGKOK — When Thailand’s transport minister was recently diagnosed with COVID-19, it was Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha who got a headache. Prayuth was not particularly lauded for his leadership last year against the coronavirus, but for much of 2020 Thailand fought the disease to a standstill, with low infection and death rates envied by more… Read More »