Seven working groups set up to handle flood consequences Society

Seven working groups set up to handle flood consequences

The Ministry of Health (MoH) on October 29 decided to establish seven working groups to address post-flooding environmental issues, promote disease prevention, and offer nutrition consultation to seven central provinces which were hit by recent storms and floods.
Indonesia disburses 44 percent of economic recovery budget World

Indonesia disburses 44 percent of economic recovery budget

The Indonesian government has disbursed 304.6 trillion Rp (20.5 billion USD), or 43.8 percent of the 695 trillion Rp national economic recovery (PEN) budget, with social safety net spending accelerating but healthcare spending still lagging.
Vinh Phuc striving to improve healthcare quality Health

Vinh Phuc striving to improve healthcare quality

The northern province of Vinh Phuc has paid due attention this year to training its medical personnel and improving systems in a coordinated manner, to meet the healthcare needs of local people.
No new COVID-19 infections in community for 10 consecutive days Health

No new COVID-19 infections in community for 10 consecutive days

Vietnam recorded no new COVID-19 cases on September 12, marking 10 days in a row without infections in the community since the second outbreak hit central Da Nang city on July 25, according the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
No new COVID-19 cases reported on September 6 morning Health

No new COVID-19 cases reported on September 6 morning

Vietnam reported no new COVID-19 cases on September 6 morning, keeping the national count at 1,049, including 691 locally-transmitted cases, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
Indonesia tries to protect medical workers from infecting SARS-CoV-2 World

Indonesia tries to protect medical workers from infecting SARS-CoV-2

Chairman of the Indonesian Medical Association (IDI) Daeng M. Fiqih said his association had coordinated with the national COVID-19 task force and relevant departments to ensure the availability of protective equipment in hospitals and health facilities so as to prevent more deaths among health workers.
PM orders higher COVID-19 testing capacity Society

PM orders higher COVID-19 testing capacity

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc agreed on the increase of testing capacity with simple procedures, during a cabinet meeting on COVID-19 prevention and control held on August 21.