VOV.VN - Vietnam confirmed on August 7 afternoon that an additional 34 people have tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, including 32 cases closely linked to Da Nang, the epicenter of the latest outbreak, and two imported cases.
VOV.VN -The Hanoi Department of Health on August 7 received 10,000 COVID-19 test kits and 12,000 anti-droplet masks from Tam Anh General Hospital and the Vietnam Vaccine Joint Stock Company.
VOV.VN - Hanoi’s Phuc Tho district has cordoned off part of a village in Van Phuc commune after a local resident first tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, Hanoi Mayor Nguyen Duc Chung said on August 7.
VOV.VN - The Central Highlands province of Dak Lak has recently been grappling with the complicated developments of the diphtheria outbreak and new COVID-19 cases, forcing the medical sector to redouble effort to contain the epidemics.
Hanoi spent over VND56.5 trillion (US$2.4 billion) on the development of agriculture, new-style rural areas, and farmers’ living standards between January 2016 and June 2020.
VOV.VN - The following 10 days are likely to mark the height of the country’s fight against COVID-19, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has declared, adding that additional measures should be put in place to prevent the further spread of the virus.
VOV.VN -Masses of people nationwide have been flocking to jewellery shops in order to sell the precious metal to cash in on the increasing trend of gold prices reaching an all-time high of VND62 million per tael.
The Department of Information and Communications of central Da Nang city said on August 6 that it has piloted a database on COVID-19 patients.
VOV.VN - A local resident has been diagnosed with the SARS-CoV-2 virus in Hai Duong province, about 60km away from Hanoi capital, becoming the 14th locality in Vietnam that has reported the recurrence of the virus.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has confirmed three more coronavirus cases that were closely linked to Da Nang hotspot, while the virus has spread to 13 localities and provinces across the country.
VOV.VN - The People's Committee of Da Nang has devised plans to spray disinfectants throughout high-risk areas in an effort to combat the potential spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
VOV.VN - The first ‘free face mask ATM’ has officially came into operation in Ho Chi Minh City on August 6 as part of joint efforts to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic throughout the country.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health on August 6 afternoon confirmed 30 more new cases of COVID-19, with 20 detected in Da Nang, 6 in nearby Quang Nam, 1 in Bac Giang linked to Da Nang hotspot, and 3 which were imported in Ba Ria - Vung Tau.
The Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas) has decided to lower the cashew nut export target to US$3.2 billion this year, down from the US$4 billion set in late 2019, given the impact of COVID-19.
VOV.VN -All sites set to host examinations throughout Hanoi were thoroughly cleaned and sterilised with disinfectant on August 6 in an effort to combat the spread of COVID-19 epidemic.
VOV.VN -The Vietnamese men’s national football team are scheduled to take on Malaysia in an away tie in the second round of World Cup qualifiers in the Asian zone on October 13.
VOV.VN - A special train has been organised to take 56 Chinese experts from Dong Dang railway station in Lang Son province to Dung Quat industrial park in Quang Ngai, with a range of strict novel coronavirus prevention and control measures being applied throughout the journey.
Implementing directions of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the Ministry of Education and Training, localities are carrying out measures to ensure a safe national high school graduation exam, which is scheduled for August 8-10 across the country, except in regions with ongoing outbreaks such as the hot spots: Da Nang city and Quang Nam province.
A ceremony was held in Hanoi on August 5 to receive a batch of medicine from Cuba to help Vietnam fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - The capital can be considered to be at very high risk of further novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreaks from now until August 12, making it necessary to raise to a higher warning level, Hanoi Mayor Nguyen Duc Chung has stated.