Covid-19 pandemic

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How do foreign students survive fresh COVID-19 outbreak in Vietnam?icon
SOCIETY04/08/20210

How do foreign students survive fresh COVID-19 outbreak in Vietnam?

Many Laotian and Cambodian students in Kien Giang Province feel at ease when receiving care from both their teachers and Vietnamese friends to help them survive the COVID-19 challenge in Vietnam.

 
Development of Covid-19 in Vietnam in the past two weeksicon

Development of Covid-19 in Vietnam in the past two weeks

SOCIETY
27/07/2021

The Covid-19 epidemic has developed in a complicated manner in Vietnam in recent days, particularly in the country’s largest epidemic center - Ho Chi Minh City.

Sword Lake and Hanoi Old Quarter sprayed with disinfectanticon

Sword Lake and Hanoi Old Quarter sprayed with disinfectant

SOCIETY
27/07/2021

On July 26, soldiers of the Capital Command and the Chemical Army sprayed disinfectant in the Hanoi Old Quarter 10 and other wards in Hanoi’s center.

Tell the people the truthicon

Tell the people the truth

FEATURE
25/07/2021

What the Government reported to the National Assembly on July 22 about the Covid-19 epidemic and access to vaccines was very straightforward.

France pledges to help fast-track COVID-19 vaccine supplies to Vietnam via COVAXicon

France pledges to help fast-track COVID-19 vaccine supplies to Vietnam via COVAX

Vietnam's COVID-19 vaccine fund news and information
24/07/2021

Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son held phone talks with French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian on July 23, during which the latter pledged to accelerate COVID-19 vaccine supplies to Vietnam via COVAX.

COVID-19: 7,307 new infections recorded on July 23icon

COVID-19: 7,307 new infections recorded on July 23

SOCIETY
23/07/2021

Vietnam recorded 7,307 new COVID-19 infections, including 12 imported cases, on July 23, according to the Ministry of Health.

Government to focus on COVID-19 pandemic fight and facilitating production and businessicon

Government to focus on COVID-19 pandemic fight and facilitating production and business

POLITICS
23/07/2021

Strengthening COVID-19 control and prevention while ensuring economic stability are among the main priorities of the Government for the remainder of the year. 

Daily count rises by 3,718, more southern localities to enforce social distancing measuresicon

Daily count rises by 3,718, more southern localities to enforce social distancing measures

SOCIETY
17/07/2021

A further 1,612 new COVID-19 cases, including 1,600 local cases and 12 imported infections, were recorded on the evening of July 17, with Ho Chi Minh City registering the highest number of infections with 2,786 for the whole day.

Artificial intelligence proves useful in Covid-19 pandemicicon

Artificial intelligence proves useful in Covid-19 pandemic

FEATURE
17/07/2021

People usually talk about artificial intelligence (AI) as if it is something in the future, but it has been around for a long time and is being used a lot during the Covid-19 epidemic.

All resources mobilised to help HCM City cope with 50,000 infection scenarioicon

All resources mobilised to help HCM City cope with 50,000 infection scenario

SOCIETY
12/07/2021

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has affirmed that all resources are being mobilised in order to help Ho Chi Minh City combat the COVID-19 pandemic, with the southern metropolis asked to prepare for a possible infection scenario of up to 50,000.

Vietnam reports record number of new COVID-19 cases for fourth day in a rowicon

Vietnam reports record number of new COVID-19 cases for fourth day in a row

SOCIETY
11/07/2021

For the fourth day running, Việt Nam has recorded a record high of new COVID-19 infections.

Zero Covid and the new quarantine strategyicon

Zero Covid and the new quarantine strategy

FEATURE
08/07/2021

The Prime Minister’s approval to pilot home quarantine for F1 cases instead of concentrated quarantine is considered a turning point in Covid-19 prevention in Vietnam.

Hanoi and Sai Gon's AFC Cup matches cancelledicon

Hanoi and Sai Gon's AFC Cup matches cancelled

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
07/07/2021

The 2021 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup matches in groups G, H and I of the ASEAN zone will be cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

HCM City develops response plan to care for up to 500 critically-ill COVID-19 patientsicon

HCM City develops response plan to care for up to 500 critically-ill COVID-19 patients

SOCIETY
07/07/2021

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Health has developed a response plan for a scenario in which the number of COVID-19 patients reaches 10,000 – 15,000, including 500 severe cases.

Pandemic spreads, but Vietnam now more sophisticatedicon

Pandemic spreads, but Vietnam now more sophisticated

SOCIETY
04/07/2021

With three more provinces recording community COVID-19 infections last week, the pandemic continued to spread.

Two research groups forecast HCM City’s Covid-19 outbreak to end in Augusticon

Two research groups forecast HCM City’s Covid-19 outbreak to end in August

SOCIETY
03/07/2021

A research group from Ho Chi Minh City-based Fulbright University and Tech4Covid research team forecast that HCM City will be able to control the Covid-19 epidemic by the end of August.

55 of 130 hospitals in HCM City hit by pandemicicon

55 of 130 hospitals in HCM City hit by pandemic

SOCIETY
02/07/2021

So far, a total of 459 Covid-19 patients have been detected while they were using medical services at 55 of 130 hospitals in HCM City.

HCM City aims to curb Covid-19 outbreak in 12 daysicon

HCM City aims to curb Covid-19 outbreak in 12 days

SOCIETY
01/07/2021

HCM City authorities have tightened COVID prevention measures by setting up 25 task forces in 21 districts and Thu Duc City, and improving testing capacity to one million samples per day.