Earlier, on March 12, he and his wife came to Bach Mai Hospital for medical checks. Since then, he came into contact with many people. He tested positive for Covid-19 23 days after going to Bach Mai Hospital which became a major Covid-19 outbreak in Hanoi. Ha Loi Village where has around 2,000 people have been isolated. Forty-seven local residents who had direct contact with the patient have been tested and taken to a quarantine zone. Vietnam has confirmed 245 Covid-19 cases with 95 among those discharged from hospital. … [Read more...] about Hanoi hospital staff quarantined for contacting with Covid-19 patient
On Monday, representatives from local wards were present at the stations placed at streets such as Van Cao, Trich Sai, Nguyen Dinh Thi and Ve Ho to remind people to limit going out if not necessary. … [Read more...] about Hanoi tightens control over going out for exercise
The expert urged the city to build a contingent management force with adequate knowledge, practical experience and co-ordination capacity to rally all of the involved sectors. Binh also said any restoration effort must preserve the original style of the ancient buildings. … [Read more...] about Hanoi struggles to repair damaged ancient buildings
No one left behind: Hanoi's dialysis patients get help amid COVID-19 Dialysis patients at Hà Nội-based Bạch Mai Hospital have seen their difficulties increase in recent days, because not only do they have to self-quarantine but also follow medical treatment and take measures to avoid the SARS-CoV2 virus. … [Read more...] about How Hanoi penalizes offenders of COVID-19 pandemic prevention rules?
Hanoi (VNA) – The People’s Committee of Hanoi is directing departments and localities to take drastic measures to speed up the disbursement of public investment as by the end of March 2020, the capital city’s disbursement only reached 7.6 percent of the yearly target, failing to meet the requirements. Districts are required to build appropriate plans for 2020 in accordance with the city’s budget collection scenario given the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic. The state budget collection in the capital is forecast to be extremely difficult, affecting development investment and regular expenditures. Therefore, localities across the city should review the porfolio of investment projects, prioritising natural disaster prevention, diseases, health care, social welfares, education-training, agriculture and rural development, environmental protection, and social order, safety and security. According to the municipal People’s Committee, the … [Read more...] about Hanoi boosts public investment disbursement