The new normal

Tough, Rachel (2022) The new normal. Mekong Review. ISSN 2206-1401

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In the six months since Ho Chi Minh City slid into a stringent 12-week lockdown, the city’s vaccination programme has gone from a standing start to 99 per cent of adults having received at least one dose, according to the National Centre for Covid-19 Prevention and Control. This is a remarkable achievement and one from which many in the city are benefiting. Life here now resembles something like a ‘new normal’ (bình thường mới). But what does living safely with the virus look like day to day?

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: covid-19,vietnam,ho chi minh city
Faculty \ School:
Faculty of Arts and Humanities > Interdisciplinary Institute for the Humanities
Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Global Development (formerly School of International Development)
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Date Deposited: 30 May 2022 13:30
Last Modified: 05 Jun 2022 06:30

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