Brunei healthcare receives high score in UN COVID-19 report

Boosting social welfare payments, Southeast Asian nations should prioritise higher health spending, United Nations (UN) Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific Executive Secretary Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana said. This was highlighted in the new UN Secretary-General’s policy brief: The Impact of COVID-19 on Southeast Asia released on
July 30. More details in Monday’s Borneo Bulletin.