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HCMC - RT-PCR test results in coronavirus-free and low-risk areas in HCMC over the past few days have shown that more than 7% of the collected samples have returned positive for Covid-19, while the rate was 0.8% in coronavirus-free areas and 1.5% in low-risk areas in the previous rounds...

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Only 250 firms in Mekong Delta remain operational

HCMC – Among the 75,000 enterprises in the Mekong Delta, only 250 firms remain operational but at 20%-40% capacity, said Nguyen Phuong Lam, director...

U.S. imposes anti-dumping tariffs on a number of Vietnamese basa fish exporters

HCMC - The United States Department of Commerce (DOC) announced the preliminary results of the 17th period of review (POR17) for the period from...

Khanh Hoa plans to welcome visitors in mid-Oct

HCMC - The central coastal province of Khanh Hoa has issued a draft plan to welcome domestic visitors on October 15, prioritizing leisure and...

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Should Vietnam adopt the Korean way of lockdown?

As of September 2, 2021, Vietnam had had 482,498 Covid-19 patients and 12,138 people dying of the disease, a death rate of 2.5%. Given...

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More than one and a half years have elapsed since the pandemic broke out. Different localities have adopted different strategies to cope with the...

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Covid-19 cases in low-risk areas in HCMC rise

HCMC - RT-PCR test results in coronavirus-free and low-risk areas in HCMC over the past few days have shown that more than 7% of...

100,000 more Remdesivir Covid antiviral vials arrive in Vietnam

HCMC - A batch of 100,000 vials of Remdesivir, a Covid-19 antiviral, produced by global pharmaceutical company Mylan, a unit of the United States’...

Only 250 firms in Mekong Delta remain operational

HCMC – Among the 75,000 enterprises in the Mekong Delta, only 250 firms remain operational but at 20%-40% capacity, said Nguyen Phuong Lam, director...

Ministry warns against vaccination of people below 18

HCMC – The Ministry of Health has asked provinces to stop vaccinating people aged below 18 against Covid-19 and the mix and match of...

Deputy PM asks HCMC to prepare to live with Covid

HCMC - HCMC, Binh Duong and other Covid-hit provinces and cities should prepare to live with Covid-19 rather than continue to pursue the zero-Covid...
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HCMC - Hoiana Integrated Resort, in collaboration with the program, "Help Vietnam Breathe”, of VinaCapital Foundation (VCF), donated two ventilators and 750 sets of Level 3 personal protective equipment...

GE donates 3,000 PPE sets to Covid-19 frontliners

HANOI - GE Vietnam has recently donated 3,000 complete sets of Level 4 personal protective equipment (PPE) and more than 220 boxes of milk...

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