HCM City devises two-period plan to control COVID-19 Health

HCM City devises two-period plan to control COVID-19

Ho Chi Minh City, the current largest COVID-19 hotspot in Vietnam, has built a plan on intensifying pandemic fighting measures from August 15 to September 15, which is divided into two periods, from August 15-30 and September 1-9, with specific solutions designed for each periods, in order to realise the goal of putting the pandemic under control by September 15.
New programme launched to reduce accidents, injuries among children Society

New programme launched to reduce accidents, injuries among children

Vietnam expects to reduce the rate of fatalities caused by accidents and injuries among children to five per 100,000 by 2030, according to a programme newly approved by Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on prevention of injuries and accidents among children for the 2021-2030 period.
COVID-19: Thailand expands areas under restrictions World

COVID-19: Thailand expands areas under restrictions

The Thai Government on August 18 announced the expansion of restrictions to three more provinces as the country reeled under unprecedented numbers of coronavirus infections and fatalities on the third consecutive day.
Five more COVID-19-related deaths announced Health

Five more COVID-19-related deaths announced

The National Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Control’s Treatment Sub-Committee on July 13 announced five more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the total number of fatalities to 130.
Three more COVID-19 patients die Health

Three more COVID-19 patients die

Three more COVID-19 patients have died, raising the total number of fatalities to 105, the Sub-committee for Treatment under the National Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said on July 8.