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EuroCham presents 12,000 test kits for COVID-19 fight in Vietnam

EuroCham presents 12,000 test kits for COVID-19 fight in Vietnam

Members of EuroCham’s Medical Devices and Diagnostics Sector Committee recently presented the Ministry of Health and the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control 12,000 SARS-CoV-2 test kits to aid the country's fight against the pandemic.

Female scientists honoured with Kovalevskaia Award

Female scientists honoured with Kovalevskaia Award

Female scientists who have successfully isolated the new strain of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, making Vietnam one of the first four countries to successfully isolate this virus, have received the Kovalevskaia Award 2019.

COVID-19: Domestic airlines reduce flight frequency

COVID-19: Domestic airlines reduce flight frequency

The Ministry of Transport has agreed to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam’s proposal to limit domestic flights from Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City to other cities and provinces to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.

Vietnam confident of success

Vietnam confident of success

VOV.VN - Vietnam is fighting some new enemies, who are invisible, elusive, and dangerous. The new virus SARS-CoV-2 and its allies, fear and uncertainty, are making people anxious and mistrustful. But whoever the enemies may be, the Vietnamese people are confident they will ultimately defeat them.

How 'Social Distancing' actually works

How 'Social Distancing' actually works

To stop the spread of the coronavirus, health officials have instructed the public to practice social distancing -- staying home, avoiding crowds and refraining from touching one another.

New guidelines on COVID-19 diagnosis, treatment issued

New guidelines on COVID-19 diagnosis, treatment issued

Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Truong Son signed a decision issuing diagnosis and treatment guidelines for the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), the Health Ministry reported on March 26.

Int’l cycling race cancelled because of COVID-19

Int’l cycling race cancelled because of COVID-19

The Return to the Countryside Cycling Tournament - Gao Hat Ngoc Troi Cup has been cancelled due to ongoing fears surrounding the potential spread of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, organisers have announced.

Phu Tho’s hospital authorised to perform SARS-CoV-2 test

Phu Tho’s hospital authorised to perform SARS-CoV-2 test

The Ministry of Health on March 17 authorised the laboratory of the General Hospital of the northern province of Phu Tho to perform tests for the novel coronavirus (SAR-CoV-2) that has caused respiratory illness in 68 people in Vietnam so far.

Provinces close tourist sites to prevent COVID-19

Provinces close tourist sites to prevent COVID-19

Several provinces and cities across the country have temporarily closed tourist sites to prevent the spread of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19).