Daily Archives: December 6, 2020

Global COVID-19 cases exceed 66 million

  According to worldometers.info, as of Sunday morning, confirmed COVID-19 infection cases worldwide exceeded 66.8 million, with over 1.5 million fatalities. The US remains the world epicenter with nearly 290,000 deaths among 15 million COVID-19 infections . It is followed

US Presidential Election: Trump still claims victory

   US President Donald Trump on Friday joined a rally in Georgia to push supporters to turn out for a pair of Republican Senate candidates in a runoff election in January. Addressing in front of thousands of supporters in Valdosta city,

Young physicians encouraged to contribute more to social security

   Nguyen Anh Tuan, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, has called on young physicians to improve their professional qualifications. Addressing the fourth National Congress of the Vietnam Young Physicians’ Association for

Made-in-Vietnam COVID-19 vaccine to begin human trial from December 10

 Vietnam will conduct the first phase of human trials of a locally made COVID-19 vaccine from December 10, Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long said at a meeting in Hanoi with Vietnamese vaccine producers on Saturday Developed by Ho Chi

2020 International Food Festival opens in Hanoi

The 2020 International Food Festival, an annual cultural and charity fundraising event, took place in Hanoi on Sunday featuring around 100 pavilions representing embassies, foreign missions, non-governmental organisations, and foreign cultural centres in Vietnam. The event aimed to enhance cultural

Vietnamese citizens brought home from Saudi Arabia

Nearly 280 Vietnamese citizens in Saudi Arabia have been brought home safely on a flight operated by Bamboo Airways. Passengers on the flight, arranged over Saturday and Sunday by Vietnamese and Saudi Arabian agencies, included under-18 children and workers with expired visas or labour

Party, State leader receives visiting Laos PM

 Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on Sunday hosted a reception for a high-ranking delegation of Laos led by Politburo member and Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith who are on a visit to Vietnam to attend the 43rd

Top legislator meets with Lao Prime Minister

   Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan had a meeting on Sunday with Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith who is on a Vietnam visit to attend the 43rd meeting of the Vietnam-Lao Inter-Governmental Committee. The top legislator lauded the