For his part, Salavan's Deputy Governor Phuthong Khammanivong said it has taken drastic measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, including coordinating with the Vietnamese side in controlling entry and exit at the La Lay International Border Gate and managing the import and export of goods at all border areas. … [Read more...] about No new cases of COVID-19 reported in Vietnam on April 8 evening
Female to male hiv transmission
A high school teacher has lent a hand to stall the spread of the novel coronavirus by giving away free masks and soap donated by others to vulnerable yet ill-informed peddlers in rural areas in the central province of Quang Ngai, while another man from Ho Chi Minh City is trying to keep his community fed and full with food and other essentials. … [Read more...] about Communities in Vietnam reach out as fight against coronavirus goes on
Now with the pandemic in 'full swing', people with Covid-19 infection might come from any country. Hence all borders have closed since last week. At the time of writing there are over 240 diagnosed Covid-19 cases in Việt Nam, no deaths and no verified community transmission (where persons with no clear path of transmission have been detected in community). However, the cases in Bạch Mai hospital, now in quarantine, might indicate the initiation of community transmission. … [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?
‘Teacher Van’ is the word used by Son when talking about Van, who is internationally famous for his excellent achievements in science. Son is chair of ‘Meet Vietnam’, a rendezvous for the world’s eminent scientists, and director of ICISE (International Center of Interdisciplinary Science Education). … [Read more...] about The ‘quiet assistant’ to Prof Tran Thanh Van
Speaking at the meeting, Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen also proposed tracing all foreigners staying at lodging facilities in Vietnam and all Vietnamese nationals who are working directly with foreigners from coronavirus-hit countries and territories, to undergo health checks. … [Read more...] about Steering committee calls for increased vigilance to stem community spread of Covid-19