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Four more new cases, one fatality recorded on August 6 morning

Four more new cases, one fatality recorded on August 6 morning

VOV.VN -Vietnam reported 4 more COVID-19 cases on August 6 morning, including three in the central province of Quang Nam, one in Hanoi which is linked to the outbreak of central Da Nang city, and one COVID-19 fatality in Quang Nam.

Fresh outbreak of diphtheria detected in Kon Tum

Fresh outbreak of diphtheria detected in Kon Tum

VOV.VN -The Department of Health in Kon Tum confirmed the detection of yet another diphtheria case in Tan Lap commune of Kon Ray district on July 18, raising the total number of outbreaks throughout the province to five.

Fresh diphtheria outbreak detected in Gia Lai

Fresh diphtheria outbreak detected in Gia Lai

VOV.VN -The Department of Health in Gia Lai province reported the detection of a new diphtheria case on July 12 after a three-year-old child living in Bok Rei village of Dak Smei commune in Dak Doa district was diagnosed with bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheria.

Second COVID-19 wave is ‘likely’, warns senior health expert

Second COVID-19 wave is ‘likely’, warns senior health expert

VOV.VN - Despite the novel coronavirus epidemic (COVID-19) brought under control in Vietnam, a second wave of the virus is likely to break out at any time if a complacent attitude creeps into public behaviour, warns a senior health expert.

Friendship association assists Indian people with 100,000 masks

Friendship association assists Indian people with 100,000 masks

Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung, who also chairs the Vietnam-India Friendship Association, presented 100,000 antibacterial cloth masks to Indian Ambassador Pranay Verma on April 21 to assist the South Asian nation in the fight against COVID-19.

COVID-19: Vietnam refuses Russian flights following change of regulations

COVID-19: Vietnam refuses Russian flights following change of regulations

VOV.VN - A total of four flights traveling from Russia to Vietnam were forced to take U-turns on the evening of March 17 after a change in Vietnamese regulations to temporarily suspend the process of issuing visas for foreign arrivals in an attempt to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

PM outlines further prevention activities to stop COVID-19 transmission

PM outlines further prevention activities to stop COVID-19 transmission

VOV.VN - Immediate measures are to be taken to combat the transmission of disease whilst halting the potential spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) to the wider community, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc during a regular cabinet meeting on COVID-19 prevention and control held in Hanoi on March 13.

Vietnam, Canada share experience in combating COVID-19

Vietnam, Canada share experience in combating COVID-19

VOV.VN -Marta Morgan, First Deputy Foreign Minister of Canada, displayed her appreciation for Vietnam's strong and proactive measures in the fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) during phone talks with her Vietnamese counterpart Bui Thanh Son on March 12, which came following a request from the Canadian side.

African swine fever continues to spread

African swine fever continues to spread

African swine fever has been reported in two new provinces - the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak and the southern province of Ca Mau, raising the total number of localities affected by the virus to 46.