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Vietnam shares COVID-19 experience at WHO Assembly

Vietnam shares COVID-19 experience at WHO Assembly

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has shared Vietnam’s initial success in containing COVID-19 at the 73rd WHO Assembly session, saying Vietnam has implemented many effective measures to bring the epidemic under control with a low rate of infection and no deaths.

Ceremony honours role of nurses, midwives in pandemic combat

Ceremony honours role of nurses, midwives in pandemic combat

The Ministry of Health held a ceremony in Hanoi on May 12 to mark the International Nurses Day and affirm the role of nurses and midwives in public health care, especially when the COVID-19 pandemic is still raging around the world.

Vietnam stays on guard in response to COVID-19 developments: Deputy PM

Vietnam stays on guard in response to COVID-19 developments: Deputy PM

Facing complex developments of COVID-19 around the world, anti-pandemic forces of Vietnam always stand ready to respond, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam said at a meeting with representatives of the World Health Organisation (WHO), international organisations and some sectors in Hanoi on May 12.

LG provides 10,000 sets of COVID-19 test kits for Ministry of Health

LG provides 10,000 sets of COVID-19 test kits for Ministry of Health

VOV.VN - LG Electronics Vietnam Company presented 10,000 sets of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) test kits to the Ministry of Health in Hanoi on May 8 as a means of assisting the country in the fight against the global pandemic by helping detect the virus at an early stage.

Vietnam has capacity to produce COVID-19 testing kits

Vietnam has capacity to produce COVID-19 testing kits

VOV.VN - By producing a diagnostic kit that is able to detect signs of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Vietnam has become one of the few countries in the world to successfully master the technology.

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.

WHO, UK certify Vietnam’s COVID-19 test kit

WHO, UK certify Vietnam’s COVID-19 test kit

The World Health Organisation (WHO)'s medical product evaluation agency has sent a letter informing the certification of the SARS-CoV-2 testing kit LightPower iVA SARS-CoV-2 1st RT-rPCR, which was jointly produced by Vietnam Military Medical University and Viet A Company.

Vietnam contributes to WHO’s COVID-19 response fund

Vietnam contributes to WHO’s COVID-19 response fund

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Le Hoai Trung on April 24 symbolically handed over US$50,000 as a contribution of the Vietnamese Government and people to the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s COVID-19 response fund.

WHO praises Vietnam’s COVID-19 containment efforts

WHO praises Vietnam’s COVID-19 containment efforts

VOV.VN - Vietnam has effectively responded to the novel coronavirus epidemic (COVID-19) thanks to the government strong leadership and people’s cooperation, according to Takeshi Kasai, a senior official of the World Health Organisation (WHO).

Vietnam makes COVID-19 proposals at G20 Health Ministers Meeting

Vietnam makes COVID-19 proposals at G20 Health Ministers Meeting

VOV.VN - The World Health Organisation (WHO) should continue taking the lead in mobilizing and coordinating efforts to contain the novel coronavirus pandemic globally, a senior Vietnamese health official said at the G20 Health Ministers Meeting on April 19.