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|The Vietnamese Embassy in Thailand on January 25 presented 18,000 face masks to Vietnamese living, working, or studying in the country. Source: Vietnamese Embassy|
|Ambassador of Vietnam to Thailand Phan Chi Thanh hopes that the gifts would contribute to helping the Vietnamese community in Thailand combat the pandemic.|
|Ambassador Phan Chi Thanh took the occasion to extend Lunar New Year (Tet) greetings to the community and called on them to make more contributions to the development of Thailand as well as the friendship between the two countries.|
Thailand on January 25 announced it will begin the national COVID-19 vaccination programme in February by administering 50,000 doses of AstraZeneca’s vaccine to high-risk groups.
Health workers in Samut Sakhon province, the epicentre of the latest outbreak, would be the first to be inoculated, then elderly and people with chronic diseases, said senior health official Sopon Mekton.
Thailand's Food and Drug Administration last week approved AstraZeneca's vaccine for emergency use. It has yet to grant authorisation for that of China’s Sinovac Biotech, of which the government has ordered two million doses.
Thailand has so far confirmed 13,687 COVID-19 cases with 75 deaths.
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