The Coronavirus in Asia and ASEAN – Live Updates by Country

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(This article will be updated continuously. It was originally published on January 28, 2020. It was last updated on September 25, 2020)

Due to the developing situation in China and Asia concerning the Coronavirus, we will be operating this article as a running live update service to keep businesses involved in ASEAN and Asia updated with the latest relevant regional news.

For specific updates concerning China and related business advisory, please click here.

ASEAN coronavirus updates (Live updates by country)

Brunei

  • One new case reported on September 3, taking the total to 145.
  • One new case recorded on August 25, taking the total to 144 amid three deaths.
  • Brunei saw one new case on August 19, taking the total to 143.
  • One new case record don August 7, taking the total to 142.
  • No new cases reported in Brunei.
  • The number of cases has increased by two to 141.
  • Brunei now has 139 cases.
  • No new cases reported in Brunei.

Cambodia

  • One new case recorded on September 13, taking the total to 275.
  • One new case reported on August 31, taking the total to 274.
  • One new case reported on August 14, bringing the total to 273.
  • Four new cases recorded on August 13, taking the total to 272.
  • Cambodia saw two new cases on August 12, taking the total to 268.
  • The country recorded 15 new cases on August 11, bringing the total to 266.
  • Cambodia saw three new cases on August 10, taking the total to 251.
  • Two new cases reported on August 9, bringing the total to 248.
  • Three new cases recorded on August 8, taking the total to 246.

Indonesia

  • The country saw 4,634 new cases and 128 deaths on September 24, taking the totals to 262,022 cases and 10,105 deaths.
  • Indonesia recorded 4,465 new infections and 140 deaths on September 23, bringing the totals to 257,388 infections and 9,977 deaths.
  • The country reported 4,071 new cases and 160 deaths on September 22, taking the totals to 252,923 cases and 9,837 deaths.
  • Indonesia saw 4,176 new cases and 124 deaths on September 21, bringing the totals to 248,852 cases and 9,677 deaths.
  • Indonesia recorded 3,989 new cases and 105 deaths on September 20, bringing the totals to 244,676 cases and 9,553 deaths.
  • Indonesia reported 4,168 new infections and 112 deaths on September 19, taking the totals to 240,687 infections and 9,448 deaths.
  • Indonesia saw 3,891 new cases and 114 deaths on September 18, bringing the totals to 236,519 cases and 9,336 deaths.

Laos

  • Two new cases recorded on August 14, taking the total to 22.
  • The country saw one new case on July 24, taking the total to 20.
  • No new cases reported in Laos.
  • The country now has 19 cases.
  • 18 people are now positive for COVID-19.
  • The country has 16 cases.

Malaysia

  • The country reported 71 new cases on September 24, taking the total to 10,576.
  • Malaysia saw 147 new cases and three deaths on September 23, taking the totals to 10,505 cases and 133 deaths.
  • Malaysia reported 82 new cases on September 22, taking the total to 10,358 cases.
  • The country saw 57 new cases on September 21, bringing the total to 10,276 cases amid 130 deaths.
  • Malaysia reported 52 new cases on September 20, taking the totals to 10,219 cases amid 130 deaths.
  • The country saw 20 new cases and one death on September 19, taking the totals to 10,167 cases and 130 deaths.

Myanmar

  • The country reported 1,052 new cases and 20 deaths on September 24, bringing the totals to 8,344 cases and 150 deaths.
  • Myanmar saw 549 new cases and 15 deaths on September 23, taking the totals to 7,292 cases and 130 deaths.
  • The country reported 592 new cases and 17 deaths on September 22, taking the totals to 6,743 cases and 115 deaths.
  • Myanmar saw 610 new cases and six deaths on September 21, bringing the totals to 6,151 cases and 98 deaths.
  • The country has 671 new cases and 11 deaths on September 20, taking the national tallies to 5,541 cases and 92 deaths.
  • Myanmar has 403 new cases and 11 deaths on September 19, bringing the totals to 4,870 cases and 81 deaths.
  • The country saw 154 new cases and five deaths on September 18, taking the totals to 4,621 cases and 75 deaths.

Philippines

  • The Philippines saw 2,180 new cases and 36 deaths on September 24, bringing the totals to 296,755 cases and 5,127 deaths.
  • The country recorded 2,833 new cases and 44 deaths on September 23, taking the totals to 294,591 cases and 5,091 deaths.
  • The Philippines reported 1,635 new cases and 50 deaths on September 22, bringing the totals to 291,789 cases and 5,049 deaths.
  • The country saw 3,475 new cases and 15 deaths on September 21, taking the total to 290,190 cases and 4,999 deaths.
  • The Philippines reported 3,311 new cases and 55 deaths on September 20, bringing the totals to 286,743 cases and 4,984 deaths.

Singapore

  • Singapore reported 15 new cases on September 24, taking the total to 57,654 cases.
  • The country reported 12 new cases on September 23, bringing the total to 57,639.
  • Singapore saw 21 new cases on September 22, taking the total to 57,627.
  • The country reported 31 new cases on September 21, taking the totals to 57,607 amid 27 deaths.
  • Singapore recorded 18 new cases on September 20, bringing the total to 57,576 cases.
  • The country saw 15 new cases on September 19, taking the total to 57,558 cases.
  • Singapore saw 11 new cases on September 18, taking the total to 57,543 cases.
  • Singapore reported 18 new cases on September 17, bringing the total to 57,532 cases.
  • Singapore saw 27 new cases on September 16, taking the total to 57,515.
  • The country reported 34 cases on September 15, bringing the total to 57,488.

Thailand

  • The country saw two new cases on September 24, taking the total to 3,516.
  • Thailand saw three new cases on September 23, taking the total to 3,514 amid 59 deaths.
  • Thailand reported five new cases on September 22, taking the total to 3,511 amid 59 deaths.
  • The country saw no new cases on September 21.
  • Thailand saw six new cases on September 20, taking the total to 3,506 cases.
  • The country recorded three new cases and one death on September 19, bringing the totals to 3,500 cases and 59 deaths.
  • Thailand reported seven new cases on September 18, taking the total to 3,497.
  • The country saw no new cases on September 17.
  • Thailand saw 10 new cases on September 16, taking the total to 3,490.
  • Thailand reported five new cases on September 15, taking the total to 3,480.

Vietnam

  • As of September 23, Vietnam’s Ministry of Health confirmed a total of 1,069 cases of COVID-19. However, 991 of the affected patients have recovered and been discharged from hospitals. Vietnam has also recorded 35 deaths due to the pandemic. The latest case was imported and quarantined on arrival.
  • As of September 23, Vietnam’s Ministry of Health’s tally of confirmed cases of COVID-19 remained at 1,068. In addition, 980 of the affected patients have recovered and been discharged from hospitals. Vietnam has also recorded 35 deaths due to the pandemic.
  • As of September 22, Vietnam’s Ministry of Health’s tally of confirmed cases of COVID-19 remained at 1,068. In addition, 947 of the affected patients have recovered and been discharged from hospitals. Vietnam has also recorded 35 deaths due to the pandemic.
  • As of September 21, Vietnam’s Ministry of Health confirmed a total of 1,068 cases of COVID-19. However, 942 of the affected patients have recovered and been discharged from hospitals. Vietnam has also recorded 35 deaths due to the pandemic. The latest additional cases were all imported and quarantined on arrival.

Other Asian countries and Regions

Afghanistan

  • As of September 24, Afghanistan has 39,170 cases and 1,451 deaths.
  • The country has 39,145 cases and 1,446 deaths as of September 23.
  • Afghanistan has 39,096 cases and 1,445 deaths as of September 22.

Bangladesh

  • The country has 355,384 cases and 5,072 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, Bangladesh has 353,844 infections and 5,044 deaths.
  • Bangladesh has 352,178 cases and 5,007 deaths as of September 22.

Bahrain

  • Bahrain has recorded 67,701 cases and 231 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, Bahrain has 67,014 cases and 231 deaths.
  • Bahrain has 66,402 cases and 227 deaths as of September 22.

China

For specific updates concerning China, please click here.

  • China recorded eight new cases on September 25, bringing the total to 85,322 amid 4,634 deaths.
  • The country reported seven new cases on September 24, taking the total to 85,314.
  • China saw 10 new cases on September 23, taking the total to 85,307.

East Timor

  • No new cases reported on May 25.
  • No new cases reported as of May 24.
  • The number of cases stands at 24.
  • 23 cases now reported in East Timor.

Hong Kong

  • The region has 5,057 cases and 104 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, the region has 5,050 cases amid 103 deaths.
  • The region has 5,047 cases and 103 deaths as of September 22.

India

  • As of September 24, India has 5,816,103 cases and 92,317 deaths.
  • The country has 5,730,184 cases and 91,173 deaths as of September 23.
  • Our new India specific updates can be found here.

Iran

  • The country has 436,319 cases and 25,015 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, Iran has 432,798 cases and 24,840 deaths.
  • Iran has 429,193 infections and 24,656 deaths as of September 22.

Iraq

  • As of September 24, Iraq has 337,106 cases and 8,799 deaths.
  • The country has 332,635 cases and 8,754 deaths as of September 23.
  • As of September 22, Iraq has recorded 327,580 cases and 8,682 deaths.

Japan

  • As of September 24, Japan has 80,041 cases and 1,520 deaths.
  • As of September 23, Japan has 79,768 cases and 1,512 deaths.
  • Japan has 79,438 cases and 1,508 deaths as of September 22.

Jordan

  • As of September 24, Jordan has 6,591 cases and 36 deaths.
  • Jordan has 6,042 cases and 35 deaths as of September 23.
  • The country has 5,679 cases and 33 deaths as of September 22.

Kazakhstan

  • The country has 107,529 cases and 1,699 deaths as of September 24.
  • Kazakhstan has 107,450 cases and 1,699 deaths as of September 23.
  • As of September 22, Kazakhstan has 107,374 cases and 1,699 deaths.

Kuwait

  • The country has 101,851 cases and 592 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, Kuwait has 101,299 infections and 590 deaths.
  • As of September 22, Kuwait has 100,683 cases and 588 deaths.

Kyrgyzstan

  • The country has 45,757 cases and 1,063 deaths as of September 24.
  • The country has 45,630 cases and 1,063 deaths as of September 23.
  • Kyrgyzstan has 45,542 cases and 1,063 deaths as of September 22.

Lebanon

  • The country has 32,819 cases and 329 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, Lebanon has 31,792 cases and 328 deaths.
  • Lebanon has 30,852 infections and 315 deaths as of September 22.

Macao

  • Macao has 46 cases as of July 27.
  • The number of cases has reached 45 as of July 24.
  • Macao records a single infection, bringing the total to 43.

Maldives

  • The Maldives has 9,939 cases and 34 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, the Maldives has 9,885 cases and 34 deaths.
  • The country has 9,818 cases and 34 deaths as of September 22.

Mongolia

  • As of September 13, Mongolia has 313 cases.
  • The country has 311 cases as of September 12.
  • The country has 310 cases as of September 4.

Nepal

  • Nepal has 69,301 cases and 453 deaths as of September 24.
  • The country has 67,804 cases and 436 deaths as of September 23.
  • As of September 22, Nepal has 66,632 cases and 429 deaths.

North Korea

  • North Korea has reported its first case on July 25, the city of Kaesong is under lockdown.

 Oman

  • Oman has 95,907 cases and 885 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, Oman has 95,339 infections and 875 deaths.
  • The country has 94,711 cases and 865 deaths as of September 22.

Pakistan

  • The country has 308,217 cases and 6,437 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, Pakistan has 307,418 infections and 6,432 deaths.
  • Pakistan has 306,886 cases and 6,424 deaths as of September 22.

Palestine

  • Palestine has 37,591 cases and 274 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, Palestine has 37,083 cases and 272 deaths.
  • The country has 36,580 cases and 269 deaths as of September 22.

Qatar

  • The country has 124,425 cases and 212 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, Qatar has 124,175 infections and 212 deaths.
  • Qatar has 123,917 cases amid 211 deaths as of September 22.

Russia

  • As of September 24, Russia has 1,128,836 cases and 19,948 deaths.
  • Russia has 1,122,241 infections and 19,799 deaths as of September 23.
  • Our new Russia-specific updates here.

Saudi Arabia

  • As of September 24, Saudi Arabia has 331,857 cases and 4,599 deaths.
  • Saudi Arabia has 331,359 infections and 4,569 deaths as of September 23.
  • The country has 330,798 cases and 4,542 deaths as of September 22.

South Korea

  • South Korea has 23,455 cases and 395 deaths as of September 25.
  • South Korea has 23,341 cases and 393 deaths as of September 24.
  • As of September 23, South Korea has 23,216 infections and 388 deaths.

Sri Lanka

  • Sri Lanka has 3,333 cases and 13 deaths as of September 24.
  • The country has 3,324 cases and 13 deaths as of September 23.
  • Sri Lanka has recorded 3,313 cases and 13 deaths as of September 22.

Taiwan

  • Taiwan has 509 cases as of September 21.
  • Taiwan has 507 cases as of September 20.
  • As of September 19, Taiwan has 506 cases.

Turkey

  • As of September 24, Turkey has 309,790 cases and 7,785 deaths.
  • The country has 308,069 cases and 7,711 deaths as of September 23.
  • Turkey has recorded 306,302 cases and 7,639 deaths as of September 22.

United Arab Emirates

  • The country has 88,532 cases and 407 deaths as of September 24.
  • The UAE has 87,530 cases and 406 deaths as of September 23.
  • As of September 22, the country has 86,447 cases and 405 deaths.

Uzbekistan

  • As of September 24, Uzbekistan has 53,834 cases and 446 deaths.
  • The country has 53,275 cases and 444 deaths as of September 23.
  • Uzbekistan has 52,685 new infections and 442 deaths as of September 22.

Yemen

  • As of September 24, Yemen has 2,029 cases and 586 deaths.
  • Yemen has 2,029 cases and 586 deaths as of September 23.
  • As of September 22, Yemen has 2,028 infections and 586 deaths.

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