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Foreign journalists hail Vietnamese efforts in coronavirus fight

Foreign journalists hail Vietnamese efforts in coronavirus fight

VOV.VN - Recent times have seen numerous foreign journalists deliver lavish praise for the country’s sustained efforts in slowing the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), with British freelance journalist Georgina Quach stating that the fight against the deadly virus has become a priority for millions of Vietnamese people.

Mekong Capital CEO: Vietnam to emerge as a world leader

Mekong Capital CEO: Vietnam to emerge as a world leader

In his recent story, Mekong Capital CEO Chris Freund looks at Vietnam’s history spanning thousands of years and concludes it is time to reconsider what it means to be a “superpower” country in the world, and that Vietnam can be a new kind of superpower...

Vietnam mobilises local firms to make ventilators ahead of future viruses

Vietnam mobilises local firms to make ventilators ahead of future viruses

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese government has ordered local companies to manufacture ventilators in an effort to bolster the country's defense against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), in addition to other infectious respiratory diseases, according to reputable Japanese financial newspaper Nikkei Asian Review.

Vietnam must remain vigilant about COVID-19, says WHO expert

Vietnam must remain vigilant about COVID-19, says WHO expert

VOV.VN - Dr. Kidong Park, the World Health Organisation (WHO) representative to Vietnam, congratulated Vietnam on its initial success in containing the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, but warned the country should continue to be vigilant regarding the potential threat of the disease.

US media outlet details why Vietnam has had so few COVID-19 cases

US media outlet details why Vietnam has had so few COVID-19 cases

VOV.VN - The National Public Radio (NPR) of the United States has quoted experts who believe that experience in dealing with prior pandemics, early implementation of social distancing, and firm action from political leaders have all contributed to Vietnam having so few novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases with no deaths.

Argentina’s newspaper lauds Vietnam’s success in COVID-19 fight

Argentina’s newspaper lauds Vietnam’s success in COVID-19 fight

Argentina’s e-newspaper OJODIGITAL has recently run an article titled “Coronavirus: Vietnam model, world example” praising Vietnam’s success in controlling the spread of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19).

Vietnam’s health care acknowledged

Vietnam’s health care acknowledged

VOV.VN - One of the UN Millennium Development Goals is ensuring health care and protecting people against dangerous epidemics. Vietnam and other countries around the world are taking aggressive measures to cope with the COVID-19 epidemic.

Highlights of health sector’s 65-year achievements

Highlights of health sector’s 65-year achievements

On February 27, 1955, late President Ho Chi Minh sent a letter to a conference of health care workers across the country. The 368-word letter asked for three things: to stay honest and united, love patients, and devoted to developing the country’s healthcare sector. Since then February 27 has been known as Vietnamese Doctors’ Day.

Airports designated to serve flights from RoK’s epidemic-hit areas

Airports designated to serve flights from RoK’s epidemic-hit areas

Flights departing from epidemic-hit areas in the Republic of Korea (RoK) will land at designated airports in Vietnam in a move to help prevent the spread of the acute respiratory disease caused by SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), said the Ministry of Transport on February 26.

Vietnamese, Indonesian leaders hold phone talks about efforts against nCoV

Vietnamese, Indonesian leaders hold phone talks about efforts against nCoV

VOV.VN - Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Indonesian President Joko Widodo underlined the need to step up cooperation among ASEAN member states to cope with the acute respiratory disease caused by the latest strain of the novel coronavirus (nCoV) during their telephone talks on February 4.

Hanoi French Hospital: of success and hardship

Hanoi French Hospital: of success and hardship

The Vietnamese hospital sector has become more appealing to foreign investors, as more players are about to enter the high-end healthcare segment. Lucien Blanchard, general manager of Hanoi French Hospital, discussed large investment plans to strengthen its sition in the market.