Vietnam basically bringing COVID-19 under control

Vietnam basically bringing COVID-19 under control

NDO/VNA - Vietnam has exerted sound control over the latest outbreak of COVID-19 in the country, particularly at the Hanoi-based National Hospital for Tropical Diseases and the Vietnam National Cancer Hospital (Hospital K), Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen affirmed at a May 12 online working session with the two medical facilities, which have been hotspots during this outbreak. (2 hours ago)

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Focusing on increasing coffee’s export value

  May 10, 2021 17:04:05
NDO - According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Vietnam exported 428,000 tonnes of coffee worth US$771 million in the first quarter of 2021, a decrease of 17% in volume and 11.3% in value compared to the same period last year.  

Achievements of the "dual goal"

  May 10, 2021 11:23:11
NDO – In April 2021, Vietnam saw nearly14,900 newly established enterprises with total registered capital of VND179.9 trillion, up 33.1% in the number of enterprises and up 59.1% in terms of registered capital compared to March 2021. In addition, the country also witnessed 5,745 enterprises resuming their operation in April, up 26.8% compared to March and up 50.8% compared to the same period in 2020. 

Da Nang holds anti-coronavirus drills to prepare for upcoming elections

  May 10, 2021 09:43:04
NDO – The People’s Committee of Da Nang City held a COVID-19 prevention and control drill in Khue Trung Ward, Cam Le District, on May 9 to prepare for the upcoming elections of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and all-level People’s Council for the 2021-2026 tenure. 

PM holds emergency online conference on COVID-19 control

  May 09, 2021 20:24:38
NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on May 9 held an urgent video conference with the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, relevant ministries and agencies, and six provinces along the southwestern border, focusing on how to respond to the latest COVID-19 resurgence in the country. 

NA Chairman attends groundbreaking ceremony for upgrade of National Highway 10

  May 09, 2021 14:51:30
NDO - Chairman of the National Assembly Vuong Dinh Hue attended a groundbreaking ceremony for the upgrade of a section of National Highway 10 from Da Bac Bridge to Kien Bridge in Hai Phong City on May 8. 

Vietnam among top three buying geographies of US firms

  May 09, 2021 12:29:31
NDO/VNA – A new report finds that 43 percent of US-based respondents cited Vietnam among their top three buying geographies as of early 2021, doubled from 2019, according to Material Handling & Logistics, a US website. 

New government moves to spur on impetus for economic growth

  May 08, 2021 11:01:56
NDO - With the domestic economy witnessing positive growth in the first quarter, spurred on by a rise in business confidence, the government has continued demonstrating its strong will to drive the economy towards further growth, with export-oriented manufacturing, increased investment, and expanded trade being the key drivers. 

Vietnam’s localities urged to be on full alert for Covid-19

  May 08, 2021 10:55:35
NDO - Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long has asked localities throughout the country to activate their Covid-19 prevention systems so that they are fully prepared as new infections emerge. 

Health Ministry requests raising alert against COVID-19 to highest level

  May 07, 2021 21:28:09
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Health has sent an official dispatch to chairpersons of provincial/municipal People's Committees, directors of provincial/municipal Departments of Health and heads of medical facilities nationwide, asking them to raise the alert against the COVID-19 pandemic to the highest level and actively conduct COVID-19 testing at hospitals. 

Vietnam - Chile Free Trade Agreement creates momentum for trade growth

  May 06, 2021 18:17:53
NDO – A virtual fourth session of the Vietnam - Chile free trade council was held on May 6 to review the implementation of the Vietnam-Chile Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in the 2018-2021 period and update trade exchanges between the two countries. 

Gigantic painting reenacts historic Dien Bien Phu Victory

  May 06, 2021 16:50:51
NDO/VNA – ‘Dien Bien Phu’ – a massive painting of 132m wide and 9m high that took three years to be completed – has been approved by an art council. 

BOT contract signed for North-South expressway’s Nha Trang – Cam Lam section

  May 06, 2021 16:17:39
NDO – A Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) contract for the construction of the Nha Trang – Cam Lam expressway, a subproject of the North-South expressway, was signed in Hanoi on May 6. 

Campaign launched to promote Japanese tourism in Vietnam

  May 06, 2021 13:20:16
NDO - The Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO) in Vietnam launched a campaign entitled “I love Japan” on May 5, aiming to maintain the interest and love for Japanese tourism as well as to encourage the need to travel to Japan in the Vietnamese market in the difficult context due to the COVID-19 epidemic. 

Vietnam continues to support Laos and Cambodia in COVID-19 fight

  May 06, 2021 11:24:30
NDO – The Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Long An Province on May 5 presented 300 bottles of antiseptic sanitizer, 450 anti-pandemic clothes, and 900 boxes of medical masks to the provinces of Svay Rieng and Prey Veng in Cambodia to support the country in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.