Vietnam records 20 more COVID-19 cases on February 3

Nineteen locally-transmitted and one imported COVID-19 cases were detected from 6am to 6pm on February 3, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

Vietnam records 20 more COVID-19 cases on February 3 hinh anh 1

Collecting samples for COVID-19 testing in Hien Thanh ward, Kinh Mon town, Hai Duong province (Photo: VNA)

Of the 19 community infection cases, 14 are in the northern province of Hai Duong, four in northern Quang Ninh province, and one in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai.

Most of the cases were linked to the latest outbreaks in Hai Duong and Gia Lai.

The imported patient, meanwhile, travelled from Japan to Vietnam and was put under quarantine right upon arrival at the Da Nang International Airport. He is now quarantined and treated at the Quang Nam Central General Hospital.

As such, the number of community cases since January 27 has reached 329, bringing the total number of patients infected locally to 1,022.

 

Of the total 1,911 infections in Vietnam so far, 1,461 have been given the all-clear, while the death toll remained at 35.

Among those still under treatment, three have tested negative for coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 once, seven twice and two thrice.

Meanwhile, 48,829 people who had close contact with COVID-19 patients and possible patients or arrived from pandemic-hit areas are being quarantined nationwide, including 378 in hospitals, 22,610 in state-designated establishments and the remainders at their residences./. VNA

16 news cases of Covid-19 infection reported in Hai Duong

16 news cases of Covid-19 infection reported in Hai Duong

The northern province of Hai Duong has reported 16 new cases of Covid-19 infectin in community, bringing its total number to 242 cases.

 
 

Other News

.
Bomb clearance efforts make life safer in war-ravaged Quang Tri
Bomb clearance efforts make life safer in war-ravaged Quang Tri
SOCIETYicon  07/04/2021 

After finding unexploded bombs when he was digging the foundations of his new house last month, Ta Thanh Dat knew what he had to do.

What are the facts in the H&M case?
What are the facts in the H&M case?
SOCIETYicon  07/04/2021 

On the evening of April 2, the search phrase “H&M relation to problematic map" suddenly topped searches on the Chinese social network Weibo. As of 9:30 am on April 3, it had reached 410 million readers.

HCM City to limit groundwater exploitation
HCM City to limit groundwater exploitation
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

HCM City Department of Natural Resources and Environment has approved a plan to restrict groundwater exploitation in 2021.

Universities ‘favor’ students with IELTS, international certificates
Universities ‘favor’ students with IELTS, international certificates
SOCIETYicon  07/04/2021 

International certificates and international programs are a "strong passport" for students to enroll in universities in Vietnam.

Sai Gon’s ‘knights' offer aid to people in distress
Sai Gon’s ‘knights' offer aid to people in distress
FEATUREicon  07/04/2021 

The kindness of "night-road knights" has made a massive contribution to reducing traffic accidents, and has won acclaim from the people and the government of Binh Tan District, HCM City.

Vietnam among the best countries for retirement
Vietnam among the best countries for retirement
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

The International Living Magazine has recently unveiled ‘The World’s Best Places to Retire in 2021’, which ranked Vietnam in tenth place. Here are the reasons why.

Production of Made-in-Vietnam COVID-19 vaccine Covivac
Production of Made-in-Vietnam COVID-19 vaccine Covivac
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

The Khanh Hoa-based Institute of Vaccines and Medical Biologicals under the Ministry of Health in coordination with PATH organisation has jointly studied a COVID-19 vaccine called Covicac, which uses egg-based vaccine production technology.

E-medical records’ data to be connected among hospitals from July 1
E-medical records’ data to be connected among hospitals from July 1
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

Electronic medical record data will be connected among hospitals and health facilities across the country from July 1.

Northern provinces told to prepare for dangerous weather
Northern provinces told to prepare for dangerous weather
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

Moderate to heavy rains are expected in the northern region between April 6 and 14, according to the National Center for Hydrometeorological Forecasting.

University students make products to control virus spread
University students make products to control virus spread
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

Students and scientists at the Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City (VNUHCM) have carried out extensive research and developed products that help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Cat Linh - Ha Dong urban railway trains to arrive every 6 minutes
Cat Linh - Ha Dong urban railway trains to arrive every 6 minutes
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

When Hanoi’s Cat Linh - Ha Dong urban railway project is put into operation, every 6-10 minutes there will be a train arriving at the stations to pick up and drop off passengers.

Vietnamese women deceived online by foreign men
Vietnamese women deceived online by foreign men
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

After making friends through social networks, some foreign men have cheated many women in the southern province of Dong Nai out of billions of VND.

Vietnam aims to bring 90,000 labourers to work abroad in 2021
Vietnam aims to bring 90,000 labourers to work abroad in 2021
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) is striving to bring 90,000 Vietnamese labourers to work abroad in 2021.

Vietnam to receive some 4.1 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine
Vietnam to receive some 4.1 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine
SOCIETYicon  05/04/2021 

After receiving 928,900 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine in February and early April, Vietnam will continue to receive some 4.1 million doses in May as part of its efforts to build community immunity this year.

Anatomy instructor's lectures are a hit on YouTube
Anatomy instructor's lectures are a hit on YouTube
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

Nguyen Duc Nghia, deputy head of Anatomy Division of the Hanoi Medical University, gives anatomy lessons with just a box of colored chalk and no laptop.

VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES APRIL 6
VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES APRIL 6
SOCIETYicon  06/04/2021 

Four people arrested in large drug trafficking ring

"VietNamNet has a great opportunity to take the lead in digital technology"
"VietNamNet has a great opportunity to take the lead in digital technology"
FEATUREicon  05/04/2021 

Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung said that the digital age is coming and it will fundamentally change our lives. VietNamNet should be a newspaper that applies the most of the new technology.

Police urge Hanoi students to use social networks properly
Police urge Hanoi students to use social networks properly
SOCIETYicon  05/04/2021 

To improve security and safety of social network environments for students, especially secondary students, Hanoi’s Bac Tu Liem district has implemented the pilot model "For a healthy environment on social networks”.

Hai Phong to build 67 public parks
Hai Phong to build 67 public parks
SOCIETYicon  05/04/2021 

In the 2021-2022 period, the northern port city of Hai Phong will spend nearly VND2 trillion to build 67 parks, the city’s Permanent Vice Chairman Le Anh Quan said at a press conference on April 2.

H&M criticized for allegedly posting "problematic" map
H&M criticized for allegedly posting "problematic" map
SOCIETYicon  05/04/2021 

Some Vietnamese netizens have said that H&M (in China) has posted a "problematic" map that violates Vietnam's maritime sovereignty and called for boycott of this Swedish fashion brand.

 
 
 
Leave your comment on an article

OR QUICK LOGIN