Vietnam will require a large portion of this, with the Global Infrastructure Hub estimating that the country needs to invest US$110 billion between 2021 and 2025 for infrastructure and to meet the Sustainable Development Goals. Based on historical trends, this leaves a projected US$22 billion funding shortfall. … [Read more...] about ODA should be used to improve Vietnam’s financial sector: ADB expert
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Amid complicated developments relating to the COVID-19 epidemic globally, especially in the Republic of Korea and Italy in recent days, the Deputy Minister underlined the importance of medical isolation for any suspected or infected cases, while strictly monitoring people, international students, and visitors who have recently returned from epidemic areas. … [Read more...] about Health Ministry calls for greater spread of information on COVID-19
In the letter, General Lich extended best wishes to the sector’s medical staff, workers, and soldiers. He highlighted their unity, pro-activeness, creativeness, self-reliance, ability to overcome difficulties, activeness in doing research and applying advanced science and technology, as well as their use of modern and traditional medicine, especially their care of and treatment for troops and people. They have made important contributions to national salvation, national construction and protection, and completed glorious international missions. … [Read more...] about Military doctors urged to continue building strong military medical sector
In the last seven years he has been living in South Korea, Vu Vinh, a Vietnamese student at Yeungnam University in Gyeongsan City, about 14 km from Daegu, has never seen a subway train not packed with people. But subway Line 2 from Gyeongsan to Daegu was almost empty after working hours on February 23, he said. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese in South Korea face dilemma: stay put or bail out?
Passengers from South Korea forced to fill out health declaration forms Those who enter Vietnam from the Republic of Korea (RoK) have been officially required to fill out medical declaration forms amid the increase of COVID-19 cases in the East Asian country, according to the Ministry of Health. … [Read more...] about Travellers from Korea’s outbreak zones quarantined after entering VN