According to initial report of the Nghe An Obstetrics and Pediatrics Hospital, the baby from Yen Thanh District was hospitalized ten days ago and diagnosed with serious pneumonia, sepsis, encephalitis and meningitis. The baby was firstly injected Rocephin (Ceftriaxone) and Tobramycin for the third time on November 16. Three minutes after injection, the boy suffered from cyanosis, fast heart rate and shortness of breath. Medical staffs rushed to provide intensive treatment on the baby. However, the baby died in the next day. By DUY CUONG - Translated by DAN THUY Tags: Scientific council inquiry into death 10 month old baby antibiotics injection … [Read more...] about Scientific council set up to make inquiry into death of 10 month old baby
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Illustrative image (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnamese businesses have invested more than 279.6 million USD in projects abroad during the first seven months of 2018, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency (FIA). Of the figure, 238.33 million USD landed in 81 new projects while the remainder was pumped into 21 existing ones. In the reviewed period, finance and banking caught the most interest from the Vietnamese investors, accounting for 37.8 percent of their total investments, or 105.77 million USD. Enterprises from Vietnam have invested in 32 countries and territories from January to July. Among them, Laos lured the biggest share of the investment, with 84 million USD, representing 30 percent of the total. It was followed by Australia with 37.1 million USD, or 13.3 percent. Meanwhile, Vietnam’s foreign direct investment (FDI) soared 4.6 percent year on year to 22.94 billion USD in the first seven months of this year. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s overseas investment totals 280 mln USD in 7 months
Sa Pa in the northern mountainous province of Lào Cai was covered in fog and experienced temperatures of 10 degrees Celsius when a cold spell hit late last month. A new cold spell will hit the north on Monday, lowering temperatures to 15 degrees Celsius. — VNA/VNS Photo HÀ NỘI — A cold spell is forecasted to hit the country's northern region on Monday, bringing heavy rain and lowering temperatures. According to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting, the cold spell started affecting northern mountainous provinces on Monday morning, and will move south and engulf the northern delta region by Monday evening. North-central localities will also feel the cold weather. Rain is predicted in northern localities from Monday evening. Downpours and thunderstorms are forecast in central provinces from Thanh Hóa to Thừa Thiên-Huế. Provinces in the north western and northern eastern areas will experience … [Read more...] about Cold spell to hit northern Việt Nam
The VN-Index recorded nine hikes in he two weeks since the end of the Lunar New Year holidays (Photo: VietnamPlus) Hanoi (VNA) - This week, Vietnam’s stock markets closed in the green, as the benchmark VN-Index rose 1.34 points to 988.91 points while the HNX-Index inched up 0.7 point to 106.82 points. The VN-Index on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange (HoSE) enjoyed increases in the whole week (from February 18 to 22) and it was also the ninth hike in two weeks. On February 22, there were 144 rising codes and 152 in decline. The VN30, which measures the performance of the 30 stocks with the highest market capitalisation and liquidity on the HoSE, had 17 advancing codes and 12 others end in red, while one code was flat. In the week, foreign investors posted net purchase value of 772.92 trillion VND (33.02 billion USD), equivalent to 23.64 million shares. E1VFVN30 topped the list with 15.4 million shares purchased, followed by HPG with 8 million shares. The … [Read more...] about Will VN-Index hit 1,000-point mark thanks to investors’ positivity?
Vietnam has sold nearly 8,800 tons of pork earning $44 million; 17,800 tons of poultry netting $18.8 million; 7.4 million eggs making $1.4 million. Additionally, exports of 23,000 tons of honey also generated $28.7 million, dairy products produced $230 million and animal feed material brought $516 million home. As of end of 2018, the country legally exported 171 batches of processed chicken weighing 1,080 tons to Japan earning nearly $6 million. In eight first months of the year, Vietnam sold 1,200 tons of processed chicken. Nine Vietnamese exporters have sold eggs and salted eggs to Singapore, Japan, South Korean, Cambodia and Laos. In addition, exporters also sold breeding eggs to Myanmar. BY THANH HAI - Translated by ANH QUAN Tags: Husbandry export eggs salted eggs Singapore Japan South Korean Cambodia … [Read more...] about Husbandry export hits US$850 million