Day: May 16, 2021

Posted in Health

6 more domestic cases of COVID-19 reported Sunday noon

The Health Ministry on Sunday noon confirmed 6 new domestic COVID-19 infections, all in quarantine areas. 5 of the new patients were recorded at K…

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Aviation authorities reject 5 airport construction proposals

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has rejected proposals from five localities to build their own airports. In a report submitted to the Ministry…

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US court denies appeal in Roundup cancer case

 A US federal court in San Francisco on Friday denied an appeal by Monsanto in the cancer trial over Roundup weed killer and upheld an…

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Additional 1.7 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine arrive in Vietnam

 Nearly 1.7 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine from the COVAX scheme arrived in Vietnam on Sunday.  The AstraZaneca vaccine, supplied by the global vaccine sharing…

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Posted in Legal Matters

World community gears up to end violence in Gaza

  – President Joe Biden spoke to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday as the violence in Israel and…

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Germany rejects “vaccine diplomacy“

   German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on Saturday rejected the idea of “vaccine diplomacy” in the fight against COVID-19. Speaking at a discussion on international…

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Posted in Industry

Seafood exports fetch 2.4 billion USD in first four months of 2021

Vietnam earned 650 million USD from seafood exports in April, bringing the seafood export revenue in the first four months of 2021 to 2.39 billion…

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57 new infections of COVID-19 confirmed Sunday evening

   Vietnam recorded 57 new COVID-19 infections on Sunday evening, including three imported cases and 54 in quarantine facilities, according to the Ministry of Health….

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