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Vietnamese in Southeast Asia’s COVID epicentres stay calm and optimisticicon
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Vietnamese in Southeast Asia’s COVID epicentres stay calm and optimistic

Nguyen Trung Dong, a Vietnamese engineer working in Vientiane, Laos, received the first shot of Sinopharm’s COVID-19 vaccine two weeks ago.

 
Vietnam’s solar success story and notes for investors (Part 1)icon

Vietnam’s solar success story and notes for investors (Part 1)

BUSINESS
11/12/2020

Vietnam has overtaken Thailand to take the lead in Southeast Asia’s solar power market.

Vietnam ranks in the top of Southeast Asia data centresicon

Vietnam ranks in the top of Southeast Asia data centres

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/11/2020

Vietnam ranks in the top of the Southeast Asian data centre market with optimistic prospects thanks to the growing demand for digital transformation.   

Colombia, Cuba, South Africa join Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in Southeast Asiaicon

Colombia, Cuba, South Africa join Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in Southeast Asia

POLITICS
11/11/2020

Colombia, Cuba and South Africa have joined the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in Southeast Asia (TAC) during the 37th ASEAN Summit and related meetings in Hanoi.

Vietnam to become the 4th largest economy in Southeast Asia: IMFicon

Vietnam to become the 4th largest economy in Southeast Asia: IMF

BUSINESS
17/10/2020

Vietnam's GDP is estimated to reach US$340.6 billion this year, making it the fourth-largest economy in Southeast Asia.

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia October 9icon

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia October 9

SOCIETY
09/10/2020

No new COVID-19 cases in community on October 9 morning

Experts warn of possibility of another COVID-19 wave this wintericon

Experts warn of possibility of another COVID-19 wave this winter

SOCIETY
29/09/2020

Leading Vietnamese health experts have not ruled out the possibility that the SARS-CoV-2 virus could recur in the winter months due to favourable weather conditions allowing for a resurgence of the virus.

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia September 15icon

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia September 15

SOCIETY
15/09/2020

No new COVID-19 cases recorded over last 24 hours

Women’s national football team keep top place in Southeast Asiaicon

Women’s national football team keep top place in Southeast Asia

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
17/08/2020

The women’s national football team of Vietnam remain at the top place in Southeast Asia although they have dropped three places on the FIFA Women’s World Rankings for August.

Southeast Asia, ‘fertile land’ for online payments, e-walletsicon

Southeast Asia, ‘fertile land’ for online payments, e-wallets

BUSINESS
12/08/2020

The obvious effects of the COVID-19 pandemic include the rapid increase in online payment services and digital banking across Southeast Asia.

12 more people suspected of having covid-19 in Danangicon

12 more people suspected of having covid-19 in Danang

SOCIETY
27/07/2020

Danang has recorded 12 new suspected cases of Covid-19 infection, according to acting Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long.

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia July 25icon

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia July 25

SOCIETY
25/07/2020

PM urges tightened border control in wake of new local infection of COVID-19

Man in Da Nang tests positive for COVID-19, more than 50 isolatedicon

Man in Da Nang tests positive for COVID-19, more than 50 isolated

SOCIETY
24/07/2020

A 57-year-old man in Lien Chieu District, Da Nang, tested positive for COVID-19 at a local hospital yesterday.

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia July 23icon

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia July 23

SOCIETY
23/07/2020

 Vietnam accelerates research, production of vaccine against COVID-19

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia July 22icon

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia July 22

SOCIETY
22/07/2020

COVID-19 cases rise to 401 as five more people test positive

Several sports dropped from upcoming SEA Games 31 scheduleicon

Several sports dropped from upcoming SEA Games 31 schedule

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/07/2020

Up to 20 sports will not take place during the 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) Games which Vietnam is scheduled to host next year, according to the Vietnamese Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia July 21icon

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia July 21

SOCIETY
21/07/2020

 Evacuation of Vietnamese workers from Equatorial Guinea in the pipeline