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Singapore, US back settlement of East Sea disputes under international law
05/08/2020
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has reiterated US support for Southeast Asian states upholding their sovereign rights and interests in the East Sea under international law.
Ho Chi Minh city strengthens capacity in SARS-CoV-2 testing
21:26 05/08/2020
The Blood Transfusion Hematology Hospital, the Nguyen Tri Phuong Hospital, Nhan dan Gia Dinh Hospital, Nhan dan 115 Hospital, Children 2 Hospital, Pham Ngoc Thach Hospital, Thu Duc district Hospital and District 2 Hospital are the 8 medical facilities that are said to be capable of testing and confirming SARS-CoV-2 virus by the city Health Department.
UK supports Ho Chi Minh city applying public transport smart ticket system
21:26 05/08/2020
The UK General Consulate in Ho Chi Minh city and the city Department of Transport have had a report on international experience in carrying out smart cards for public transport under the Global Future Cities Programme, the Office of the city People’s Committee reported on August 4th.
A Vietnamese injured in Lebanon deadly explosions
17:21 05/08/2020
A Vietnamese citizen was injured in two tragic explosions in Lebanon’s Beirut capital on August 4 evening, killing 78 local residents and injuring thousands.
Late Russian military expert in Vietnam honoured
17:20 05/08/2020
A ceremony took place in suburban Moscow on August 4 to install a memorial stele dedicated to the late Sen. Lieut. Gen Anatoly Ivanovich Khiupenen, head of the Russian military expert delegation to Vietnam.
Vietnamese life from the perspective of Spanish architect
12:59 05/08/2020
As many of 39 black and white photos reflecting life and culture of modern Vietnam by Spanish architect Salvador Pérez Arroyo are on display at an exhibition at the Vietnamese Women’s Museum in Hanoi.
Vietnamese Ambassador presents credentials to Tanzanian President
19:09 04/08/2020
Vietnamese Ambassador Nguyen Nam Tien presented his credentials to the President of Tanzania John Pombe Joseph Magufuli at the Presidential Palace State House in Dar es Salaam on August 2.
Vietnam repatriates 300 citizens from Canada and RoK
17:38 04/08/2020
A total of 300 Vietnamese citizens were repatriated from Canada and the Republic of Korea (RoK) on a special plane on August 2 and 3.
Hue Festival delayed to 2021 due to COVID-19
17:37 04/08/2020
The Thua Thien – Hue People’s Committee has decided to delay the 2020 Hue Festival, previously scheduled from August 26th to 31st, to 2021 due to the complicated situation of the COVID-19 epidemic.
Vietnam focuses on treating COVID-19 patients
17:35 04/08/2020
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Luong Ngoc Khue, Deputy Head of the Treatment Sub-Committee at the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, said that as of August 3, among COVID-19 patients, 10 were in critical condition and undergoing intensive treatment; 21 cases had severe prognosis and up to 23% of cases had no clinical manifestations.