Thousands of Hanoians receive vaccinations at night

In order to speed up mass testing and vaccination against Covid-19 for its residents, Hoan Kiem district in Hanoi has organized vaccinations both day and night.

On the evening of September 9, thousands of people in Hoan Kiem district went to the Vietnam – USSR Friendship Cultural Palace for vaccinations.

According to the chairman of Hoan Kiem District People's Committee, Pham Tuan Long, the district is carrying out the 5th testing campaign with 40,000 samples. Along with mass testing, the district is also organizing a vaccination campaign. As of September 7, more than 62,000 local residents had been vaccinated, reaching nearly 60% of the district population.

To speed up vaccination progress, people also get vaccination at night. People 65 years old and over are among the priority subjects this time.

VietNamNet’s Pham Hai took photos at the vaccination site in Hoan Kiem District on the evening of September 9:

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

On the evening of September 9, thousands of people in Hoan Kiem district went to the Vietnam – USSR Friendship Cultural Palace for vaccinations.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

People have their temperature checked before entering a queue for vaccination procedures.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

Volunteers are ready to support the elderly.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

Screening examinations are conducted before vaccinations.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

Nguyen Vinh Hong, Vice Chairman of the People's Committee of Cua Nam ward, told VietNamNet that many wards in Hoan Kiem District such as Cua Nam ward, Tran Hung Dao, Hang Gai organized vaccinations at night on September 9.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

 Mrs. Do Thi Mau, 83, waits for her turn.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

Mr. Quang Phung, 90, said he was very happy to get the first dose of vaccine.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

Mrs. Pham Ngoc Lien, 89, came to the vaccination with her children and grandchildren.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
 
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

Mr. John Charles Relly and Mrs. Nina Ruth McCcoy (American citizens) were very happy to have an invitation from the Cua Nam Ward People's Committee to get vaccinated against Covid-19.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

Khuat Thi Trang and her relatives arrived early at the vaccination site.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

Ms. Han, 31, wears a raincoat while waiting for her turn to get vaccinated.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

Nearly 500 residents of  Cua Nam Ward, Hoan Kiem District, were vaccinated on the evening of September 9. Many of them were 65 years old and more.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội
Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

People stay at the vaccination site for 30 minutes for health monitoring after being vaccinated.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

In addition to vaccinations, Hoan Kiem district has organized random quick testing of Covid-19 for people waiting to get a vaccination.

Nghìn người tiêm vắc xin tới đêm khuya ở Hà Nội

About 2,000 people were vaccinated at the Vietnam-USSR Friendship Cultural Palace on September 2.

Pham Hai

Hanoi's anti-epidemic path

Hanoi's anti-epidemic path

  Hanoi’s people and businesses will continue to live under social distancing because that is the "best way to live" with the virus when the vaccination rate is low to effectively contain the disease.  

 
 

Other News

.
Vietnamese expatriates donate VND3 billion more to COVID-19 fight
Vietnamese expatriates donate VND3 billion more to COVID-19 fight
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son on October 8 handed over VND3 billion donated by Vietnamese expatriates abroad to the Vietnam Fatherland Front to support the National COVID-19 Vaccine Fund and the ongoing fight against the virus.

Top three provinces for prize money for international award winners
Top three provinces for prize money for international award winners
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

The northern port city of Hai Phong currently gives the best bonus policy for outstanding students, particularly students who win international prizes.

High school graduation exam in 2022 to be same as in 2021
High school graduation exam in 2022 to be same as in 2021
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

The high school graduation exam in the academic year 2021- 2022 will be organized as same as the prior one, according to the plan to organize high school graduation exams and university and college admissions in 2022 

Vietnam adds three antiviral drugs in COVID-19 treatment
Vietnam adds three antiviral drugs in COVID-19 treatment
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

The Ministry of Health on Wednesday added three antiviral drugs - Molnupiravir 400 mg, remdesivir and favipiravir to its latest COVID-19 treatment protocol.

HCM City, neighbouring provinces allow inter-provincial travel of workers, experts
HCM City, neighbouring provinces allow inter-provincial travel of workers, experts
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

HCM City and its neighbouring provinces of Binh Duong, Tay Ninh, Dong Nai and Long An have reached an agreement on the travelling of workers and experts between the five localities.

North-central Vietnam braces for Lionrock storm
North-central Vietnam braces for Lionrock storm
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

A tropical low depression strengthened into a storm called Lionrock early on October 8 in the East Sea and is forecast to strike north-central Vietnam on October 11.

Vietnam hits 50 million mark in COVID-19 vaccine rollout
Vietnam hits 50 million mark in COVID-19 vaccine rollout
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

A total of 50 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in Vietnam to date.

VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES OCTOBER 8
VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES OCTOBER 8
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

Vietnamese, UK organisations cooperate in addressing post-war bombs, mines

Military medical force remain to support HCM City in the fight against COVID-19
Military medical force remain to support HCM City in the fight against COVID-19
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

About 1,600 military doctors, nurses, and students from Hanoi have been working at 531 mobile medical stations in the city since August 21.

HCM City assists over 2.4 million workers affected by COVID-19
HCM City assists over 2.4 million workers affected by COVID-19
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

According to the HCMC Feration of Labour, over VND1.39 trillion ($60.4 million) was spent as relief aid for 2.4 million trade union members, workers, civil servants, labourers and their children affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in the city.

Dispatch on transportation of residents to hometowns issued
Dispatch on transportation of residents to hometowns issued
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam on October 7 signed a dispatch on arranging transportation of residents wishing to return to their hometowns.

Ministry proposes two plans on resuming Hanoi-HCM City flights
Ministry proposes two plans on resuming Hanoi-HCM City flights
SOCIETYicon  07/10/2021 

The Ministry of Transport has sent a document to the Hanoi People’s Committee, proposing two plans on the resumption of domestic flights between the capacity city and Ho Chi Minh City from October 10.

Dengue fever cases show signs of increase in Vietnam
Dengue fever cases show signs of increase in Vietnam
SOCIETYicon  07/10/2021 

The spread of dengue fever has showing signs of increasing in both Hanoi and southern localities following several deaths being reported, according to the Ministry of Health (MoH) on October 6.

Education Ministry announces plan for high school finals and university entrance in 2022
Education Ministry announces plan for high school finals and university entrance in 2022
SOCIETYicon  08/10/2021 

The high school finals in 2022 will be organized with the same basic principles as the 2021 ones as shown in a plan released by the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET).

Ten domestic air routes proposed to be resumed from Oct. 10
Ten domestic air routes proposed to be resumed from Oct. 10
SOCIETYicon  07/10/2021 

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed the Ministry of Transport re-open 10 domestic air routes from October 10.

VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES OCTOBER 7
VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES OCTOBER 7
SOCIETYicon  07/10/2021 

Returnees from COVID hotspots receive assistance on the way home

Bars on Bui Vien Street turned into mini-marts
Bars on Bui Vien Street turned into mini-marts
SOCIETYicon  07/10/2021 

Bui Vien Street, dubbed “Western Street” in downtown HCM City, used to be the place where most foreign tourists came to experience the nightlife.

Not all HCM City migrants choose to leave, many hopeful about livelihood post-COVID
Not all HCM City migrants choose to leave, many hopeful about livelihood post-COVID
SOCIETYicon  07/10/2021 

Thousands of people left HCM City for their hometowns in the last few days after the city lifted its lockdown on October 1, but many migrants have chosen to stay back to resume work or look for new jobs.

HCM City allows people to travel to other provinces for picking up relatives
HCM City allows people to travel to other provinces for picking up relatives
SOCIETYicon  07/10/2021 

The HCM City Department of Transport received 6,937 applications from individuals between October 2 and 4, requesting permission to travel to other provinces to bring relatives back.

Hanoi plans to turn three rural districts into cities, open horse racing track
Hanoi plans to turn three rural districts into cities, open horse racing track
SOCIETYicon  07/10/2021 

In the period of 2021-2025, Hanoi plans to study, propose policies and develop a plan to turn the three rural districts of Dong Anh, Soc Son and Me Linh into cities.

 
 
 
Leave your comment on an article

OR QUICK LOGIN