Shippers keep a safe physical distance while waiting at a food stall in HCMC – PHOTO: THANH HOA HCMC - The recovery of a 43-year-old British pilot, Vietnam’s last Covid-19 patient in intensive care, marks a turning point in the fight against the virus. The 91st Covid-19 patient in the country has spent over 100 days at HCMC Hospital for Tropical Diseases and Cho Ray Hospital. The length of his stay reflects the determination of doctors not to allow him to become Vietnam’s first Covid-19 death. He’ll be headed home on July 12. … [Read more...] about How did Vietnam dodge Covid-19?
Heat wave sends temperature up to 42 degrees C in northern, central regions A new heat wave is forecast to hit the northern and central regions from June 22 – 24 and could push the temperature up to 42 degrees Celsius (107.6 degree Fahrenheit) in some areas. … [Read more...] about Farmers sow rice at night to avoid extreme heat in Hanoi
Hoang Kim Phung, director of Viet Nam Department of Peacekeeping Operations, said since the outbreak of COVID-19, leaders from the Ministry of Defence have regularly instructed authorities to closely follow the disease situation in the area, directing the observance of UN regulations as well as regulations on prevention and control of the COVID-19 pandemic in carrying out its task of peacekeeping, especially for the Level-2 Field Hospital No. 2 in collecting, examining and treating patients. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese peacekeepers report on COVID-19 prevention
Vietnamese firms are “overly-optimistic” about labour conditions regulated in the EU-Việt Nam trade agreement. – VNA/VNS Photo Kim Há HÀ NỘI – Vietnamese firms are “overly-optimistic” about labour conditions regulated in the EU-Việt Nam trade agreement, a Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) official said. … [Read more...] about Firms ’overly-optimistic’ on EVFTA
Park signed a new three-year contract with the Vietnam Football Federation late last year. He has bought a serviced apartment near the My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi and is learning Vietnamese. He hopes to help the country qualify for the World Cup one day. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s Korean coach wants to set up football academy in adopted country