Vietnamese citizens repatriated from US test negative for COVID-19

Vietnamese citizens repatriated from US test negative for COVID-19

VOV.VN - A total of 80 Vietnamese citizens who had recently returned to the country from the United States have tested negative for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and successfully completed their isolation period in the northern province of Hoa Binh on May 23.

Northern region braced for heavy rain and strong winds after heat wave

Northern region braced for heavy rain and strong winds after heat wave

VOV.VN - Severe downpours and strong winds are predicted to hit the northern region and north-central parts of the country over the course of the next several days starting from May 23 following the conclusion of the recent heat wave, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

Vietnam bolsters efforts in child abuse prevention

Vietnam bolsters efforts in child abuse prevention

Vietnam has put forward various measures to bolster the efficiency of child abuse prevention in the time to come, according to a Government report submitted to the National Assembly (NA).

Court upholds sentences for ex-officials of HCM City

Court upholds sentences for ex-officials of HCM City

The High-level People’s Court in Ho Chi Minh City on May 22 rejected all appeals filed by four defendants who are former city officials accused of “violating regulations on management and use of State assets, causing losses and wastefulness”.

Vietnam confirms no new cases in community, 267 recoveries

Vietnam confirms no new cases in community, 267 recoveries

VOV.VN - No fresh coronavirus case was recorded on May 23, marking the 37th straight day the country has gone without community transmission, while the overall number of successfully cured patients rose to 267, according to the Ministry of Health.

New tourism stimulus scheme unveiled for Khanh Hoa

New tourism stimulus scheme unveiled for Khanh Hoa

VOV.VN - The Khanh Hoa Department of Tourism, working in collaboration with the Department of Information and Communications and the Nha Trang - Khanh Hoa Tourism Association, hosted a press conference in Nha Trang city on May 22 in order to unveil a fresh tourism stimulus programme for the local tourism sector.

Lung and heart functions of British COVID-19 patient improved

Lung and heart functions of British COVID-19 patient improved

VOV.VN - A British patient suffering from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) saw improvements in his lung functions on May 22, therefore reducing his reliance on the extracorporeal membrane oxygenation machine (ECMO) as steps are taken for the patient to gradually breath by himself, according to the Ho Chi Minh City Hospital for Tropical Diseases.

Da Nang targets e-government, smart city by 2030

Da Nang targets e-government, smart city by 2030

The Central city of Da Nang is poised to complete the building of a smart city connected with the networks of smart cities in the country and in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region by 2030.

Conference seeks ways to resuscitate tourism

Conference seeks ways to resuscitate tourism

Representatives from major businesses in aviation, travel, and hospitality as well as industry experts sought ways to promote domestic tourism and restart the international tourism market post-COVID-19 at a conference in Hanoi on May 21.

Vinamilk’s US-based Driftwood donates 23,000 litres of milk

Vinamilk’s US-based Driftwood donates 23,000 litres of milk

Driftwood Dairy Holding Corporation, an affiliate of Vietnam’s diary producer Vinamilk in the US, has recently donated nearly 23,000 litres of fresh milk, worth US$21,000, to people living in Los Angeles, California, who are facing difficulties due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.