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Central Highlands to receive 10 million doses of diphtheria vaccine
Friday,  7/10/2020, 17:17 
HCMC – The Health Ministry will deliver 10 million doses of the diphtheria vaccine to vaccinate some five million people in the Central Highlands, which ...
Over 300,000 in HCMC lose jobs in H1 due to Covid-19
Thursday,  7/9/2020, 18:11 
HCMC – Some 328,000 people in HCMC lost their jobs due to the Covid-19 pandemic in the first half of 2020, noted Le Minh Tan, director of the HCMC Department ...
Residents of 4.3-hectare zone in Thu Thiem to receive compensation in September
Thursday,  7/9/2020, 17:18 
HCMC - Families and individuals whose land was located inside a 4.3-hectare zone wrongfully reclaimed in the Thu Thiem new urban area will receive compensation, ...
Dak Nong rushes to isolate eighth outbreak of diphtheria
Thursday,  7/9/2020, 14:19 
HCMC – The Central Highlands of Dak Nong is seeking to completely isolate the eighth outbreak of diphtheria to contain the spread of the disease and protect ...
Sweltering weather to hit Central Vietnam today
Thursday,  7/9/2020, 13:05 
HCMC – Several provinces in Central Vietnam from Thanh Hoa to Quang Tri are forecast to experience extreme hot weather today, July 9, with temperatures ...
HCMC trade dept director appointed as Party chief of District 3
Wednesday,  7/8/2020, 19:04 
HCMC – Pham Thanh Kien, director of the HCMC Department of Industry and Trade, has been posted as Party chief of the city’s District 3 for the 2015-2020 ...
Quang Ngai Party chief relieved
Wednesday,  7/8/2020, 18:07 
HCMC – The Politburo has approved the resignation of Le Viet Chu from the post of Secretary of the Quang Ngai Provincial Party Committee.
Three die in pawnshop fire in Binh Duong
Wednesday,  7/8/2020, 17:27 
HCMC – A fire broke out in the Huong Huy Hoang Pawnshop located at the Chieu Lieu T-section linking Nguyen Thi Khap and Nguyen Thi Minh Khai streets in ...
Market surveillance agency seizes fake items for sale on Facebook
Wednesday,  7/8/2020, 14:14 
HCMC – Market surveillance forces and 100 police officers have raided a 10,000-square-meter warehouse in Lao Cai City and seized a huge volume of fake, ...
Three more patients recover from Covid-19
Wednesday,  7/8/2020, 10:33 
HCMC – Vietnam reported no new Covid-19 cases this morning, July 8, while three more patients have fully recovered from the virus, according to the national ...
Deputy minister appointed as acting minister of health
Tuesday,  7/7/2020, 18:04 
HCMC – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc issued a decision on July 7 to appoint Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long as the acting minister of health ...
Vietnam reports 14 new imported Covid-19 cases
Monday,  7/6/2020, 20:15 
HCMC - Fourteen Vietnamese citizens coming home from Bangladesh tested positive for Covid-19 today, July 6, taking the country’s tally to 369.
Gia Lai reports nine new diphtheria cases
Monday,  7/6/2020, 15:08 
HCMC – The Central Highlands province of Gia Lai has confirmed nine fresh cases of diphtheria, bringing the total number of infected patients to 10 as ...
British Covid-19 patient to fly home on commercial flight after full recovery
Monday,  7/6/2020, 13:39 
HCMC – As he has made a full recovery, Vietnam’s 91st patient, a British pilot, will be transported home via a commercial flight on July 12.
Betting regulations should consider consequences
Sunday,  7/5/2020, 15:01 
On January 24, 2017, the Government issued Decree 06/2017 on betting for horse races, dog races and international soccer matches. Due to some legal constraints, ...
Health Ministry issues urgent guidelines as diphtheria cases increase
Saturday,  7/4/2020, 13:58 
HCMC - With diphtheria spreading across several provinces, with 26 infections and two deaths reported so far, the Ministry of Health has issued urgent ...
Some 14,000 Vietnamese prioritized for repatriation
Saturday,  7/4/2020, 11:54 
HCMC - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has given the go ahead to prioritizing the repatriation of 14,000 Vietnamese citizens, but they have to undergo ...
Hung Yen police bust large online gambling ring
Friday,  7/3/2020, 19:52 
HCMC – The police of Hung Yen Province have cracked down on a large online gambling ring worth over VND20 trillion and arrested 20 individuals.
One more patient dies of diphtheria
Friday,  7/3/2020, 18:21 
HCMC – After undergoing treatment for over one week at the HCMC Hospital for Tropical Diseases, a 13-year-old patient, identified as G.A.P., died of diphtheria ...
Former DongA Bank exec faces another life imprisonment term for causing losses
Friday,  7/3/2020, 14:40 
HCMC – Tran Phuong Binh, former general director and vice chairman of DongA Commercial Bank, is facing another life imprisonment term for his key role ...
Vietnam spends over VND15 trillion on fight against Covid-19
Thursday,  7/2/2020, 18:37 
HCMC – Some VND15.4 trillion from the State budget has been spent on the battle against the coronavirus pandemic and to offer support for residents affected ...
Wall collapse in Yen Bai kills one worker, injures three others
Thursday,  7/2/2020, 17:56 
HCMC – A worker was killed and three others were injured after a five-meter-long wall suddenly collapsed in the northern province of Yen Bai last night, ...
Thu Thiem project: HCMC seeks to penalize violators
Thursday,  7/2/2020, 13:43 
HCMC – HCMC is set to report a plan to penalize 66 officials who committed violations related to the Thu Thiem New Urban Area in the city’s District 2 ...
Vietnam to test Covid-19 vaccine on humans
Wednesday,  7/1/2020, 17:56 
HCMC – The first human trial of a Covid-19 vaccine produced by VABIOTECH Company in Vietnam is expected to begin in early 2021, said Do Tuan Dat, director ...
Lifetime employment for public employees abolished from today
Wednesday,  7/1/2020, 14:18 
HCMC – The amended and supplemented Law on Cadres and Civil Servants and the revised Law on Public Employees will take effect from today, July 1, with ...
Fire erupts at warehouse in Hanoi
Tuesday,  6/30/2020, 18:48 
HCMC – A blaze started at a chemical warehouse in Thuong Thanh Ward in Hanoi City’s Long Bien District this morning, June 30, resulting in the explosion ...
Covid-19 affects 30.8 million employees in Vietnam
Tuesday,  6/30/2020, 17:38 
HCMC – Some 30.8 million employees aged over 15 in Vietnam had been left reeling from the coronavirus pandemic by June, with roughly eight million being ...
Suspected cases at HCMC apartment building test negative for Covid-19
Tuesday,  6/30/2020, 14:09 
HCMC – All the 12th floor residents from Block D of the Pham Viet Chanh apartment buildings in Ward 19, Binh Thanh District, where a Covid-19 patient who ...
Fresh outbreak of ASF leaves over 5,800 pigs culled
Tuesday,  6/30/2020, 09:24 
HCMC – The recurrence of the African swine fever (ASF) in many localities nationwide has led to the culling of 5,856 affected pigs as of June 28, according ...
Vietnam prepares to send British Covid-19 patient home on July 12
Monday,  6/29/2020, 16:15 
HCMC – Vietnam plans to hold a sixth consultation with doctors for a 43-year-old British pilot, the most critical Covid-19 patient in Vietnam, before sending ...
New thinking about sidewalk use
Sunday,  6/28/2020, 19:59 
About to come to a decision, the HCMC government is poised to adopt a new thinking on how the sidewalk and roadways can be used aside from being for traffic. ...
Vietnam reports two new coronavirus cases
Saturday,  6/27/2020, 21:47 
HCMC - Two Vietnamese women returning from Kuwait and quarantined upon arrival were confirmed infected with the novel coronavirus, raising the country’s ...
HCMC set to bolster patriotic emulation movement
Saturday,  6/27/2020, 11:28 
HCMC – The authority of HCMC is determined to rev up the patriotic emulation movement in an attempt to awaken its economy, the municipal chairman Nguyen ...
Returnee from Cameroon becomes country’s 353rd Covid-19 patient
Friday,  6/26/2020, 22:45 
HCMC - A 31-year-old man returning from Cameroon tested positive for Covid-19 today, June 26, becoming the 353rd Covid-19 patient in Vietnam.
HCMC reports one diphtheria case
Friday,  6/26/2020, 14:50 
HCMC – A 20-year-old man in HCMC has reportedly contracted diphtheria and 16 others who came in contact with him have been quarantined, making the city ...
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