CapitaLand Vietnam (CapitaLand), together with its philanthropic arm, CapitaLand Hope Foundation (CHF), is donating SARS-CoV-2 test kits capable of performing 40,000 tests valued at US$1 million to the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee (VFFCC) and Ministry of Health to support the community in its efforts against the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. … [Read more...] about CapitaLand donates 40,000 Covid-19 test kits valued at US$1 million to health authorities
In the unfortunate event of a generalised Covid-19 epidemic in Việt Nam the deadly mix of Covid-19 and superbugs might be even more severe than in Italy considering the high rates of antibiotic resistant bacteria causing Hospital Acquired Infections (HAI). Studies in hospitals throughout Việt Nam showed that half of all patients are colonised with superbugs resistant to most available antibiotics. In Intensive Care Units one third of the patients had HAI commonly with superbugs, resulting in longer treatment times, higher costs and mortality. … [Read more...] about A deadly mix of Covid-19 and superbugs may be the cause of high death rates in Italy – could this also happen in Việt Nam and can it be prevented?
Investors watch stock information on electronic boards. The local stock market ended up today, April 8 - PHOTO: THANH NIEN HCMC – The upsurge of many bluechip stocks today, April 8, helped the VN-Index of the Hochiminh Stock Exchange make gains for a sixth consecutive session. … [Read more...] about VN-Index rises for sixth straight session
Before the festival, Ngoc Tri village selects the participants. They must come from a family of five generations residing in the village. Ngoc Tri has three hamlets: Duong, Dia, Cho. Each is represented by a team. On the day of the event, each hamlet sends offerings before taking part in the games. … [Read more...] about If I told you the result has been decided, would you still play the game?
Troops from Artillery Regiment 58 of Division 308, Army Corps 1 produce protective face masks to prevent the COVID-19. Meanwhile, Lieutenant General Hoang Xuan Chien, Chief of the Vietnam Border Guard, emphasized the good control of the COVID-19 by the border troops at border gates and trails. Chien added that the military has been expanding concentrated quarantine areas to receive more Vietnamese expats returning home from Thailand, Cambodia, and Laos. He also added that military regions 4, 5, 7 and 9 are now able to quarantine hundreds of additional people. … [Read more...] about Military accelerates COVID-19 containment