Category Archives: Health

Vietnam sets standard in COVID-19 fight: Globe and Mail newswire

Canada’s Globe and Mail newswire on Wednesday called Vietnam’s COVID-19 record “remarkable, perhaps unique”, and said Vietnam has set the standard in fighting COVID-19. The article noted that Vietnam’s success was no accident. Its nearly 1,500 km border with China

Vietnam records no new COVID-19 community infections in 43 days

Vietnam has gone 43 straight days with no new coronavirus infections in the community. Of the 327 confirmed cases in Vietnam, 187 were arrivals who were quarantined as soon as they entered Vietnam and posed no risk of community transmission. 

Vice President visits children with cancer at K Hospital

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh on Friday presented gifts to children being treated for cancer at the Tan Trieu branch of the National Cancer Hospital (K Hospital) on the outskirts of Hanoi on International Children’s Day (June 1). At

Vice State President visits children with cancer at K Hospital

Vice State President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh on May 29 visited and brought gifts to children with cancer being treated at the Tan Trieu branch of the National Cancer Hospital (K Hospital) in Hanoi’s Thanh Tri district, on the occasion

Top Japanese legislator praises Vietnam’s COVID-19 fight

Santo Akiko, President of the House of Councillors of Japan, on May 29 praised Vietnam’s impressive achievements in preventing and fighting the COVID-19 and highlighted the important role played by the Vietnamese National Assembly in the combat.   During a

Latin American economy hit hard by COVID-19

  The Covid-19 pandemic has now affected 213 countries and territories, with more than 5.78 million infections and a global death toll exceeding 356,800 as of Thursday morning, according to worldometers.info.  The epidemic has slowed in Asia, Europe, and the

QuangNgai supports Lao province in COVID-19 fight

The People’s Committee of central QuangNgai province has provided financial assistance and medical equipment to the southwestern Lao province of Champasak to combat COVID-19, Colonel Bui Ta Tuan, Political Commissar of the provincial Military High Command, said on May 28.

Covid-19 cases total 5.67 million globally

Covid-19 cases now total 5.67 million globally, with deaths exceeding 351,000, according to worldometers.info.  The US remains the worst-hit country, followed by Brazil, Russia, Spain, and the UK. Covid-19 cases have been increasing sharply in many Latin American countries while

COVID-19 fatalities exceed 347,000 worldwide

The Covid-19 pandemic has now affected 213 countries and territories with more than 5.5 million infections, and the global death toll has exceeded 347,000, according to the statistics website Worldometers. The US is still the hardest hit with 1.7 million

Vietnam reports no new community infections of COVID-19 for 39 consecutive days

No fresh coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Vietnam for the past 24 hours, marking 39 straight days with no new locally transmitted infections, according to the Ministry of Health. The nation’s Covid-19 tally now stands at 326 after one