80 tonnes of medical supply provided to Da Nang Politics

80 tonnes of medical supply provided to Da Nang

The General Department of Logistics under the Ministry of National Defence on August 12 received 80 tonnes of medical equipment and goods, which were sent to the Da Nang University of Medical Technology and Pharmacy to assist the COVID-19 prevention and control in Da Nang city.
HCM City steps up surveillance of COVID-19 transmission sources Health

HCM City steps up surveillance of COVID-19 transmission sources

Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Health should continue to thoroughly check transmission sources and risks in the community, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong said at a meeting with the Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
ASEAN founding anniversary marked in Ukraine ASEAN

ASEAN founding anniversary marked in Ukraine

The embassies of Vietnam, Malaysia and Indonesia in Ukraine co-organised a flag-hoisting ceremony on August 8 to mark the 53rd anniversary of the founding of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) (August 8, 1967-2020).
Soldiers on the front line of Covid-19 fight Society

Soldiers on the front line of Covid-19 fight

Khanh Hoa province is currently quarantining 525 Vietnamese who previously worked, studied, or accessed medical treatment abroad, at four military units. Despite the hardships, every soldier on the front lines of the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic knows that this is their duty and they are willing to contribute to the success of disease prevention and control efforts.
Soldiers on the front line of COVID-19 battle Society

Soldiers on the front line of COVID-19 battle

“Thank you, soldiers!” This is the heartfelt sentiment of Vietnamese citizens returning home from overseas and quarantined at facilities in south-central Khanh Hoa province’s military units towards those who have cared for them in recent days.
Returning overseas students apply for study at local schools Society

Returning overseas students apply for study at local schools

Nguyen Canh Han, one of the thousands of students who have returned to Vietnam because of the COVID-19 pandemic, plans to apply for admission to International University, one of the members of Vietnam National University-Ho Chi Minh City (VNUHCM).
Vietnamese, Japanese PMs hold phone talks Politics

Vietnamese, Japanese PMs hold phone talks

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held phone talks with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on August 4 to discuss promoting bilateral ties as well as cooperation at regional and global forums.
Support comes for students in Da Nang stuck in dormitories Videos

Support comes for students in Da Nang stuck in dormitories

After social isolation order implemented in the central city of Da Nang, all students in the city have been allowed to leave school to prevent Covid-19 outbreaks. However, there many are stranded in dormitories, facing difficulties. Given that, universities and sponsors have been exerting efforts to help them to be assured of staying safe.
Singapore researchers create "electronic skin" World

Singapore researchers create "electronic skin"

Singapore researchers have developed "electronic skin" capable of recreating a sense of touch, an innovation they hope will allow people with prosthetic limbs to detect objects, as well as feel texture, or even temperature and pain.