People line up to buy face masks in Daegu of the RoK (Photo: Xinhua/VNA) Vietnamese workers in the Republic of Korea (RoK) will be given ten face masks each free of charge for use in two weeks amid the spread of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country. … [Read more...] about Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia (updated hourly)
Most Dien Chau’s traders don’t like tigers weighing 200 kilograms but prefer 100-120 kilograms. The tigers, after being fattened for one year, weigh 200-220 kilograms. At that time, the traders sell tigers for VND3-4 million per kilogram. Vietnamese traders from Dien Chau, Yen Thanh and Quynh Luu districts come to the farm to buy tigers. … [Read more...] about How illegal traders bring tigers into Vietnam
Besides, the company planned to expand its distribution of products and increase drug portfolios by acquiring new drugs from foreign partners, especially Daewoong Pharmaceutical Co Ltd. In 2020, the company would take delivery of 10-15 new products from the South Korean partner, she said. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES APRIL 8
The Vietnamese Ministry of Health has issued an urgent notification on tracing visitors to a number of places in Hanoi and the northern province of Vinh Phuc who might have come into contact with a patient of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). … [Read more...] about Vietnam health ministry looking for people linked to COVID-19 patient No. 243
Antibiotics have no known effect on the SARS-CoV-2 virus, but to prevent secondary bacterial infection, antibiotics are often administered to more severe cases. Even with aggressive, virus-based pneumonia, it is usually possible to recover. If the bacteria are susceptible antibiotics can treat or prevent secondary bacterial infections allowing the immune system to concentrate on fighting the viral infection. This might be one reason for the much lower mortality rate in Germany, having lower prevalence of superbugs in their hospitals. … [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?