Hanoi (VNA) – On January 16, the Malaysia recorded a daily record of 4,029 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the country’s total number to 155,095 cases.
According to the Malaysian Ministry of Health, the death toll has risen to 594 cases.
On the same day, theIndonesia reported a daily record of 14,224 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the country’s total number of infections to 896,642 cases, according to Indonesia’s health ministry.
In the past 24 hours, Indonesia has recorded 283 more deaths, bringing the total death toll to 25,767. Currently, the COVID-19 epidemic has spread to 34 cities and provinces in Indonesia.
On the same day, the Philippines reported 2,058 new cases of COVID-19 and eight deaths, bringing the total number of infections in that country to 498,691 cases with 9,884 deaths.
January 17, in Thailand, 374 new cases of infection have been confirmed, bringing the country’s total number to 12,054 including 70 deaths. -VNA