The research project ‘Developing a Kit Using Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) and real-time RT-PCR to Identify the Novel Corona’ co-run by the Vietnam Military Medical University and Viet A Corporation should have delivered its result at the beginning of this week. Sadly, until yesterday, no positive information about the success was announced. … [Read more...] about Free access to Covid-19 research and treatment methods provided
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh (L) shakes hands with Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi – PHOTO: NLD HCMC - Vietnam will continue working with other countries to contain the spread of Covid-19 and is willing to share its experience with treatment options, stated Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh. … [Read more...] about Vietnam willing to share Covid-19 treatment experience: Deputy PM
Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnamese shrimp exporters are hoping for a better year after their shipments fell 5.4 percent year on year to 3.36 billion USD in 2019, according to insiders. They found themselves surrounded in difficulties last year as world supply saw strong increase that brought down both prices and demand in major markets. Besides, the US-China trade conflict also wreaked havoc on the shrimp sector. However, a brighter future is coming from the horizon to them this year thanks to a multitude of robust market signs. The EU will remain a potential market for Vietnamese shrimp in the year as it is the largest shrimp consumer in the whole, while production of the bloc has not met its demand. If Vietnamese exporters are able to take advantage of preferential tariff under the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), shrimp shipments to the bloc will possibly surge in 2020, experts have said. Under the trade pact, signed on June 30, the tariffs of most raw shrimps (fresh, frozen … [Read more...] about Shrimp exporters see good year ahead
In a related development, the 73-year-old Vietnamese American man, who tested negative for the virus twice, is expected to be released from the HCMC Hospital for Tropical Diseases on Friday afternoon, said Dr. Luong Ngoc Khue, director of the Medical Services Administration, under the Ministry of Health, at the press briefing. … [Read more...] about Infant cured of coronavirus released from hospital today
The information with high accuracy not only provides WHO with data but also helps Vietnam understand the epidemiology of diseases caused by this virus. The information with high accuracy not only provides WHO with data but also helps Vietnam understand the epidemiology of diseases caused by this virus. … [Read more...] about Covid-2019: what can Vietnam’s scientists do?