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May 1, 2020 Covid-19 BDP Newswatch

India lockdown extended for two more weeks

New guidelines, outlined on Friday, update the country's designated red, green and orange zoning system.

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Thailand

April 28, 2020 Covid-19

Thailand to extend COVID-19 emergency measures, sees improvement

Thailand will extend a state of emergency over COVID-19 until the end of May, but will consider easing some restrictions on businesses and public activities as the number of new cases has eased, a government spokesman said.

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April 27, 2020 BDP Tradewatch Covid-19

China reinforces the quality control measures on Personal Protective Equipment and medical supplies export

Chinas Ministry of Commerce (MOC), General Administration of Customs (GACC), and State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR) published a joint announcement [2020 No.12] to reinforce quality control measures on PPE (personal protective equipment) and medical supplies export, effective from April 26, 2020.

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April 24, 2020 Covid-19

Malaysia extends movement control order for third time until May 12

Malaysia’s movement control order (MCO) has once again been extended by another 14 days, until May 12, as announced by Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin on Thursday (Apr 23).

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April 21, 2020 Covid-19

U.S., Canada, Mexico keep up virus-related border controls

Canada and the U.S. will extend for 30 days the restrictions that closed their shared border to most travelers, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said.

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