WHO urges Asia-Pacific to ready for Omicron-driven surge in cases
December 03, 2021 12:19:01
December 03, 2021 17:35:39
People wait in a line to undergo coronavirus disease (Covid-19) test at its testing site in central Seoul, South Korea on December 1, 2021 — Reuters photo
Asia-Pacific countries should boost their healthcare capacity and fully vaccinate their people to prepare for a surge in Covid-19 cases fuelled by the Omicron variant, officials at the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.