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17 out of 18 fresh coronavirus infections related to Da Nang

17 out of 18 fresh coronavirus infections related to Da Nang

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Heath on August 4 afternoon reported the detection of a further 18 new coronavirus infections, including 17 linked to central Da Nang city a major outbreak spot in Vietnam, and one returning from Equatorial Guinea.

Vietnam, Chile expect stronger economic and trade co-operation

Vietnam, Chile expect stronger economic and trade co-operation

VOV.VN - An online meeting held on August 4 between Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai and Rodrigo Yáñez Benitez, Under-Secretary for International Economic Relations at the Chilean Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with a view to enhancing economic and trade co-operation between the two nations.

Footwear exports in seven months fails to break US$10 billion mark

Footwear exports in seven months fails to break US$10 billion mark

VOV.VN - The opening seven months of the year saw leather and footwear exports only reach turnover of US$9.53 billion, therefore dropping out of the list of top ten export items exceeding US$10 billion which had been recorded during the same period last year, according to an industrial production report released by the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Two more COVID-19 deaths recorded in Vietnam

Two more COVID-19 deaths recorded in Vietnam

VOV.VN - A 62-year-old female patient and a 65-year-old male patient, both in Da Nang hostspot, died of serious underlying health conditions and the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing Vietnam’s death toll to eight, the Ministry of Health reported on August 4.

Security Ministry spokesman speaks about illegal entry

Security Ministry spokesman speaks about illegal entry

Chief of the Office of the Ministry of Public Security and spokesman, Maj. Gen. To An Xo answered questions on issues related to public security under its State management, during the regular Government press conference in Hanoi on August 3.

Apps rolled out to fight pandemic

Apps rolled out to fight pandemic

Those with smartphones would do well to download Bluezone, a Bluetooth-based app that helps determine if a person has come in contact with a COVID-19 patient, the Authority of Information Technology Application at the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has suggested.

COVID-19: 10 more new cases recorded, all linked to Da Nang

COVID-19: 10 more new cases recorded, all linked to Da Nang

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s positive COVID-19 cases rose to 652 after the Ministry of Health announced 10 more patients contracted the novel coronavirus on the morning of August 4, with 7 people in central Da Nang city and 3 others in neighboring Quang Nam.

Japanese director tests positive for SARS-CoV-2

Japanese director tests positive for SARS-CoV-2

VOV.VN -A 75-year-old Japanese director of Hokkaido Lotus company based in Lac Duong district of Lam Dong province has tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus after recently returning to Japan from Vietnam.

Social distancing order comes into force in Buon Ma Thuot

Social distancing order comes into force in Buon Ma Thuot

VOV.VN - Buon Ma Thuot city in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak implemented social distancing measures starting from midnight August 3 following two positive novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases being detected in the locality.

Religious organisations cancel gatherings over COVID-19 outbreak

Religious organisations cancel gatherings over COVID-19 outbreak

Given the complicated developments following the latest COVID-19 outbreak in the central city of Da Nang, religious organisations nationwide have issued guidance on disease prevention and control, including the temporary halt of gatherings.