Day: July 16, 2021

Posted in Health

COVID-19: More than 1,400 new cases confirmed Friday morning

  – The Health Ministry confirmed 1,438 local COVID-19 infections in 18 cities and provinces Friday morning, led by Ho Chi Minh city with more…

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Dutch crime reporter De Vries dies after being shot in street

Celebrity Dutch crime reporter Peter R. de Vries has died just over a week after being shot in a busy Amsterdam street, his family and…

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Embassy calls on Vietnamese citizens in South Africa to beef up security

   The Vietnamese Embassy in South Africa has advised Vietnamese citizens residing and doing business there to closely monitor the situation and avoid traveling to areas that…

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Biden, Merkel stress friendship while agreeing to disagree on pipeline

  -US President Joe Biden and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed to disagree on Thursday about a Russian pipeline project that Washington opposes, while vowing…

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J&J recalls sunscreens after carcinogen found in some sprays

  Johnson & Johnson is voluntarily recalling five Neutrogena and Aveeno brand aerosol sunscreen products after detecting a cancer-causing chemical in some samples.   The New…

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PM orders maximal support for Ho Chi Minh city, southern provinces in COVID-19 fight

 Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has urged ministries, sectors and localities to take steps to help Ho Chi Minh City and some southern provinces fight…

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President’s attendance at APEC leaders’ meeting holds great significance

   President Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a virtual informal meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders on Friday, which once again demonstrates Vietnam’s sense…

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Vietnam contributes to global food security

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh said on Friday that despite impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change, Vietnam’s agriculture maintained a 2.68% growth…

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Vietnam Fatherland Front President congratulates Muslims on Eid al-Adha

On the occasion of Eid al-Adha, Feast of the Sacrifice, one of the two official holidays celebrated within Islam, President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Do Van Chien on…

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Fiscal and budget policies promptly managed

   – The Ministry of Finance held a virtual meeting to review financial-budget implementation in the first half of the year and map out activities for…

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