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As India surges, Bangladesh lacks jabs, faces virus variants

North Shore News 08 May 2021
For weeks, South African variants have dominated the samples sequenced in Bangladesh ... Experts say that declining infections in Bangladesh over the last two weeks compared to March and early April — for reasons that aren't fully understood — provided the perfect opportunity for the nation to scale up vaccinations.
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COVID-19: Malaysia announces travel ban on Pakistan,

Beijing News 08 May 2021
Malaysia has announced a travel ban for Pakistan and several other Asian countries over rising cases of COVID-19 in the last couple of weeks. Citizens from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Nepal will not be allowed to enter Malaysia from Saturday, Geo News reported citing a notification issued by the Malaysian immigration authorities ... (ANI) ....
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Malaysia imposes travel ban on Pakistan, other countries

The Siasat Daily 08 May 2021
Malaysia has announced a travel ban for Pakistan and several other Asian countries over rising cases of COVID-19 in the last couple of weeks. Citizens from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Nepal will not be allowed to enter Malaysia from Saturday, Geo News reported citing a notification issued by the Malaysian immigration authorities ... .
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160 illegal migrants voluntarily deported from Libya: IOM

China.dot.org 07 May 2021
TRIPOLI, May 7 (Xinhua) -- The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Friday that it has deported 160 illegal migrants from Libya to their home country Bangladesh this week.
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Chinese in Iraq blocked from flying home after virus cases

North Shore News 07 May 2021
Also Friday, the Chinese air regulator said Iraqi Airlines’ flights from Baghdad to Guangzhou would be suspended for two weeks due to the incident. The air regulator also announced two-week suspensions of routes flown by Air France, Rwanda Airlines and Bangladesh's US-Bangla Airlines because infected passengers were found on their flights ... .
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COVID-19: Malaysia imposes travel ban on Pakistan, other countries

Yahoo Daily News 07 May 2021
Malaysia has announced a travel ban for Pakistan and several other Asian countries over rising cases of COVID-19 in the last couple of weeks. Citizens from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Nepal will not be allowed to enter Malaysia from Saturday, Geo News reported citing a notification issued by the Malaysian immigration authorities ... (ANI) ... ANI ... .
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Calls to cancel Tokyo Olympics grow louder as COVID-19 emergency extended

Gulf News 07 May 2021
The campaign for cancellation comes as Japan struggles to vaccinate its people — it has immunised less than two per cent of the total population, according to data collected by Bloomberg, the least among OECD countries and behind places such as Myanmar, Bangladesh and Rwanda.
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Chinese seafarers land knockout jab in crewing crunch, wage bill spikes

Splash24/7 07 May 2021
Other ports have taken even more drastic action – Zhoushan in China, for instance, has banned entry for any ships or crew that have visited India or Bangladesh within the past three months. Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement revealed this week it was temporarily drafting in seafarers ...
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Bangladesh hands over 10,000 vials of Remdesivir to India

Live Mint 06 May 2021
Bangladesh on Thursday handed over 10,000 vials of antiviral injection Remdesivir to India as part of its medical assistance amid deteriorating Covid-19 situation in the neighbouring country ... Last week, Bangladesh had offered to send emergency medicines and medical equipment supplies to India to combat the massive surge in the coronavirus cases.
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Gambia: Kanform, Sillah Scores in Sheikh Jamal Win

All Africa 06 May 2021
Gambian international duo, Solomon Kanform and ...
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Bangladesh: Monsoon Floods - Final Report (n° MDRBD025)

Reliefweb 06 May 2021
Severe floods that struck Bangladesh during the last week of June 2020, driven by prolonged and intensified heavy monsoon and upstream water, affected 5.4 million people in the northern, central, and north-eastern part of the country ... According to the report of the Bangladesh ...
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Crew change crisis tipped to be worse than last year

Splash24/7 06 May 2021
Other ports have taken even more drastic action – Zhoushan in China, for instance, has banned entry for any ships or crew that have visited India or Bangladesh within the past three months ... Mark Dickinson, re-elected as general secretary of seafaring trade union Nautilus this week, echoed comments made by shipmanagers above, saying.
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Bangladesh temporarily halts new registration for Covid-19 vaccination due to delay in shipments from IndiaThere ...

Deccan Herald 05 May 2021
India in January gifted 3.2 million doses of domestically manufactured coronavirus vaccine to Bangladesh as part of its 'Neighbourhood First' policy ... Bangladesh closes border with India for two weeks as Covid-19 cases rise ... Officials said China has already gifted 0.5 million doses of vaccine to Bangladesh which is expected to reach by next week.
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Bangladesh temporarily halts new registration for Covid vaccination due to delay in shipments from India

The Times of India 05 May 2021
Bangladesh on Wednesday temporarily suspended the registration for Covid-19 jabs due to the vaccine shortage in the country, amid a delay in the timely arrival of shipments from India, a senior health official said ... Officials said China has already gifted 0.5 million doses of vaccine to Bangladesh which is expected to reach by next week.
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Seychelles, World's Most Vaccinated Nation, Sees Rise in COVID-19 Cases, Announces Fresh Restrictions

Yahoo Daily News 05 May 2021
Recently, the tourist-reliant country revised its guidelines for foreign arrivals and said only vaccinated visitors from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, who have completed two weeks after their second dose, are permitted to enter the island nation with proof of COVID-19 vaccination.
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