UK, US media highlight British pilot’s hospital discharge after defeating coronavirus The UK media has run articles highlighting the hospital discharge of a British pilot – known as Patient 91 and the most seriously ill COVID-19 case in Vietnam who spent more than two months on life support before returning home on July 12. … [Read more...] about Why does Vietnam have many Covid-19-related deaths in the second wave of Covid-19?
Since July 25, when Vietnam's first local Covid-19 transmission in over three months was recorded in Da Nang, outbreaks have occurred in 15 localities, all associated with Da Nang. The city alone has recorded 310 cases during the period. … [Read more...] about Five more Covid-19 patients recuperate in Da Nang
Hanoi (VNA) - Acting Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long on August 13 gave gifts worth 2 billion VND (86,360 USD) to two major hospitals in the central provinces of Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Nam, to help them fight COVID-19. Both Hue Central Hospital and Quang Nam Central General Hospital are providing treatment for a number of COVID-19 patients in a critical condition, Long said, citing a report from the treatment sub-committee of the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. In addition to medical supplies, the ministry has also sent leading experts to support the hospitals in treatment, he added. He lauded the effort of staff at the two hospitals in recent days and urged them to continue working hard./. … [Read more...] about Health Ministry gives support to two central hospitals in COVID-19 fight
A vehicle carries Vietnamese citizens brought home from Malaysia to a novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) quarantine facility in Ninh Thuan Province, Vietnam. Photo: Minh Tran / Tuoi Tre According to Le Vu Chuong, director of Ninh Thuan Province’s Department of Health, the provincial Center for Disease Control sampled the returnees for COVID-19 testing on the evening of their arrival. Results of the tests are still pending. … [Read more...] about 230 Vietnamese repatriated from Malaysia
A woman carries her young daughter after their flight from Da Nang landed in Ho Chi Minh City, August 13, 2020. Photo: Duyen Phan / Tuoi Tre All passengers and crew members aboard the flight were required to wear personal protective equipment and strictly comply with COVID-19 prevention measures. … [Read more...] about 300 visitors stranded in Da Nang return to Ho Chi Minh City