Forest fires complicate COVID-19 fight in Indonesia World

Forest fires complicate COVID-19 fight in Indonesia

Smog from forest fires in Indonesia could complicate the country's efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, as its government has no contingency plan for additional respiratory diseases, local health experts warned on May 8.
Hanoi now in decisive week of COVID-19 fight: chairman Society

Hanoi now in decisive week of COVID-19 fight: chairman

Hanoi will continue social distancing until at least April 22 under the Prime Minister’s directions, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung said on April 15, noting that the city is currently in the decisive week of the COVID-19 battle.
Social distancing should be lifted gradually, prudently: PM Society

Social distancing should be lifted gradually, prudently: PM

Social distancing measures need to be lifted in a gradual and prudent manner that suits each locality’s situation so as to achieve the dual target of effectively controlling the COVID-19 pandemic and ensuring socio-economic development, according to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
“Soldiers” on frontline of battle against fake news Society

“Soldiers” on frontline of battle against fake news

Alongside the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, there is another battle that is also as fierce and challenging – the battle against the waves of fake news. In this front, journalists have to rush into “hot spots” of the disease and use their photos, videos and articles as weapons to fight fake news.
Trains get cancelled due to coronavirus Society

Trains get cancelled due to coronavirus

A total 152 trains have been suspended as travel demand plummets due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, leaving the railway sector facing losses of 90 billion VND (3.8 million USD) since the outbreak began, according to the Ministry of Transport.
Must visit places in Binh Dinh Destinations

Must visit places in Binh Dinh

Binh Dinh province has long been famous for its beautiful locations from the sea to the island and the annual historical beauty spots attracting many domestic and foreign tourists.
Efforts needed to remove wildlife black markets Environment

Efforts needed to remove wildlife black markets

To prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 that causes COVID-19, conservationists proposed abolishing “black markets” for wildlife trade and blaming authorities of localities where violations happen.