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?
NA deputies agree with solutions for socio-economic recovery The 14th National Assembly continued its ninth session on June 13 with the discussion on the supplementary assessment of the implementation of the NA resolution on the socio-economic development plan and State budget in 2019 and early 2020. … [Read more...] about HCM City Party chief calls for announcing ‘end’ of Vietnam pandemic, reviving economy
Tran Anh Tu, President of Vietnam Professional Football JSC, said: "There is also the gap between the quality of players in each group. Players from Group A clubs are more likely to face better opponents and tougher competition, making it harder for them to find the net despite having more game time." … [Read more...] about V. League 1 Golden Ball gets the boot
The code red alert system is the process of coordination and emergency assistance between hospitals to provide emergency services for patients in critical situations that require the intervention of doctors and experienced experts from different specialties, according to the Vietnamese Ministry of Health’s news site Suc khoe & Doi song (Health & Life). … [Read more...] about Ho Chi Minh City hospital saves 9-yo boy with punctured heart
People queue outside a bank to collect government aid bonuses, in the Amazon city of Iquitos, in the Peruvian Loreto region. (Cesar Von BANCELS/AFP) Peru moved quickly to lock down its citizens as the pandemic took hold in early March. But cases nonetheless exploded in May, reaching a peak of more than 8,000 per day late in the month. More than 7,000 Peruvians have died from the disease, the government reported. … [Read more...] about Peru overtakes Italy in total cases of coronavirus