Daily Archives: September 27, 2020

COVID-19 update on Sunday morning

According to worldometers.info, as of Sunday morning, there have been 33,052,751 COVID-19 infections, 998,686 deaths, more than 24.4 million fully recovered.The US remains the world epicenter with 7.3 million patients and nearly 210,000 deaths. India ...

Vietnam reports five imported COVID-19 cases on September 27

Five new imported cases of COVID-19 were detected on Sunday , raising the national count to 1,074, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. The new patients arrived at Tan Son Nhat airport in

Vietnam goes through 25 consecutive days without community infections of COVID-19

- Vietnam reported no new COVID-19 cases overnight, making the tally stay unchanged at 1,069 on Sunday morning, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. Among all the confirmed cases, 691 are domestic infection...

Vietnamese diplomatic mission in Geneva celebrates National Day

The Vietnamese Permanent Mission by the UN, the World Trade Organization, and other international organizations in Geneva and the Vietnamese Embassy in Switzerland on Saturday organized a meeting to celebrate Vietnam’s 75th National Day. Head of the M...

Vietnam’s tourism forecast to grow further

Vietnam will have opportunities to gain a bigger share in the world's tourism market in the near future, said Nguyen Trung Khanh, Director General of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism. Khanh said the hospitality sector is stepping up

Ukraine investigates military plane crash

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Saturday said the causes of a military plane crash which killed 26 people will be investigated promptly and impartially. Zelenskiy said an investigation committee, which includes pilots, defense ministry, home...

US Senate minority leader opposes Trump’s Supreme Court nomination

US Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer on Saturday ripped President Donald Trump's decision to nominate circuit judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, arguing that, if confirmed, she will help "tear down" gains made by the late Justice Ruth

Vietnam’s National Day celebrated in Australia

The Vietnamese Embassy in Australia on Saturday held a meeting to celebrate Vietnam’s 75th National Day. In her address, Minister Counsellor Pham Thuy Nga said Vietnam is aiming to fulfill set targets, prepare for the upcoming 13th National Party Congr...

Judge to hold hearing on planned TikTok US app store ban

A judge will hold a hearing on Sunday on whether to allow a Commerce Department ban on new TikTok downloads from Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc Google app stores from taking effect. A Vietnam News Agency correspondent in Washington

Judge to hold hearing on planned TikTok US app store ban

A judge will hold a hearing on Sunday on whether to allow a Commerce Department ban on new TikTok downloads from Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc Google app stores from taking effect. A Vietnam News Agency correspondent in Washington