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Lychee 'campaign' results in big sales, Son La mango harvest also a successicon
FEATURE30/06/20210

Lychee 'campaign' results in big sales, Son La mango harvest also a success

In mid-June, during the peak of the fourth Covid-19 wave, up to 100,000 tons of lychee sourced from Bac Giang Province, Vietnam’s largest pandemic center, were sold. 

 
Bac Giang compiles three scenarios for lychee consumption amid COVID-19icon

Bac Giang compiles three scenarios for lychee consumption amid COVID-19

BUSINESS
20/06/2021

The northern province of Bac Giang, dubbed Vietnam’s “kingdom of lychee”, has devised three scenarios for the sales of its staple in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

'We can see the path of the Covid outbreak, and we know where it will go'icon

'We can see the path of the Covid outbreak, and we know where it will go'

FEATURE
19/06/2021

"We are confident that we can control the Covid outbreak, so we have not imposed a lockdown on the entire province," said Bac Giang Chair Le Anh Duong.

How Bac Giang authorities persuade foreign firms to halt their operationsicon

How Bac Giang authorities persuade foreign firms to halt their operations

FEATURE
17/06/2021

Bac Giang province has been gathering strength to fight the Covid-19 outbreak for one month, vowing to stamp out the outbreak by the end of June.

Bac Giang migrant workers to be relocated as part of Covid-19 fighticon

Bac Giang migrant workers to be relocated as part of Covid-19 fight

SOCIETY
11/06/2021

The northern province of Bac Giang, Vietnam’s ongoing Covid-19 epicentre, plans for workers from other localities to return to their hometowns to help mitigate Covid-19 infections.

The unsung heroes on the frontlineicon

The unsung heroes on the frontline

SOCIETY
05/06/2021

Sleeping three or four hours a day, being ready to work regardless of the time, or spending hours sweltering inside a protective suit.

Hanoi teacher raises money to help Bac Giang fight Covid-19icon

Hanoi teacher raises money to help Bac Giang fight Covid-19

SOCIETY
03/06/2021

Ngo Van Minh, a teacher at Archimedes Academy, a secndary school in Hanoi, has raised VND230 million from selling maize and running an online class to buy medical equipment for use in Bac Giang, the current Covid epicenter.

Many companies manufacture components for Samsung, Foxconn resume operationsicon

Many companies manufacture components for Samsung, Foxconn resume operations

BUSINESS
01/06/2021

The Management Board of Industrial Parks of Bac Giang Province has allowed nine enterprises in Van Trung, Dinh Tram and Quang Chau industrial parks in Viet Yen district, Vietnam’s largest epidemic hotspot, to resume operations.

Zero-dong supermarkets ease hardship for workers in Bac Giangicon

Zero-dong supermarkets ease hardship for workers in Bac Giang

SOCIETY
31/05/2021

Holding a bag of rice from a zero-dong supermarket brought home by his landlord, Luong Van Han could not hide his joy.

Heart-touching moments from Bac Giang, Vietnam’s largest epidemic centericon

Heart-touching moments from Bac Giang, Vietnam’s largest epidemic center

SOCIETY
31/05/2021

A little girl burst into tears as she was missing her mum who was working in an epidemic hotspot. 

How can Bac Giang IZs battle the latest Covid-19 outbreak?icon

How can Bac Giang IZs battle the latest Covid-19 outbreak?

FEATURE
30/05/2021

Soon after the first infection cases in the province were discovered, Bac Giang province immediately decided to test all the workers in IZs, trace and isolate high-risk cases, and implement medical quarantine and social distancing in at-risk areas.

A close look at COVID-19 quarantine site for kids in Vietnamicon

A close look at COVID-19 quarantine site for kids in Vietnam

SOCIETY
29/05/2021

A total of 34 children aged 3 to 5 have been put into isolation at a kindergarten in Bac Giang Province, the country’s largest COVID-19 hotspot, after coming into contact with a classmate who has since tested positive for COVID-19.

Two Health Deputy Ministers sent to two largest Covid-19 hotspotsicon

Two Health Deputy Ministers sent to two largest Covid-19 hotspots

SOCIETY
28/05/2021

The Ministry of Health has set up a special task force to fight Covid-19 in the two largest Covid-19 epicenters in Vietnam – the northern provinces of Bac Ninh and Bac Giang. The task forces are led by two deputy ministers.

620-bed field hospital set up in Bac Giang Provinceicon

620-bed field hospital set up in Bac Giang Province

SOCIETY
26/05/2021

Bac Giang Province health authorities have established a COVID-19 field hospital with a capacity of 620 beds in the province's gymnasium.

Doctors take samples for Covid tests from 18,000 workers in Bac Giangicon

Doctors take samples for Covid tests from 18,000 workers in Bac Giang

SOCIETY
26/05/2021

On May 26, hundreds of doctors and nurses took samples for covid tests from more than 18,000 workers in Nui Hieu village, Quang Chau commune, Viet Yen district, Bac Giang province, Vietnam’s largest epidemic hotspot.

Military set up two COVID-19 treatment hospitals in Bac Giang, Bac Ninhicon

Military set up two COVID-19 treatment hospitals in Bac Giang, Bac Ninh

SOCIETY
19/05/2021

The military are setting up two temporary hospitals to provide care for COVID-19 patients in Bac Ninh and Bac Giang provinces, which are the two provinces affected the worst by the current COVID-19 resurgence in Vietnam, on May 19 afternoon.

300 mobile police officers support Bac Giang in fight against Covid-19icon

300 mobile police officers support Bac Giang in fight against Covid-19

SOCIETY
18/05/2021

On the morning of May 17, nearly 300 officers and soldiers of the Mobile Police Command left Hanoi to go the northern province of Bac Giang to help prevent and control the Covid-19 outbreak.

Medical workers rush to help Bac Giang Province as COVID-19 spreadsicon

Medical workers rush to help Bac Giang Province as COVID-19 spreads

SOCIETY
18/05/2021

Rapid transmission of COVID-19 has been reported in the northern province of Bac Giang, particularly at industrial parks, making testing and isolating to prevent infections from spreading a vital task.