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Hanoi’s Fatherland Front receives 8 million USD for COVID-19 fight
The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Committee in Hanoi on September 17 received more than 182 billion VND (nearly 8 million USD) in cash and kind donated by localities, enterprises and individuals to support the capital city’s COVID-19 fight.
Over 16,000 experts, medical workers sent to southern region: Health Minister
16:48 30/08/2021
More than 16,000 experts and medical workers have been deployed by the Ministry of Health to Ho Chi Minh City and southern provinces to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Minister Nguyen Thanh Long.
Hanoi logs additional 33 COVID-19 cases
13:38 29/08/2021
(CPV) – Hanoi recorded an additional 33 COVID-19 infections on the morning of August 29, including 2 cases detected in the community and 31 in isolated and blockade areas, the City Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced.
Soldiers will be sent to support Binh Duong with COVID-19 prevention
15:39 28/08/2021
The Ministry of National Defence will send 2,000 soldiers to help with COVID-19 prevention and control efforts in southern Binh Duong province.
Hanoi mobilizes nearly VND678 billion to support COVID-19 affected people
20:12 25/08/2021
According to statistics of the Hanoi Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, by August 24, Hanoi city decided to earmark nearly VND678 billion to support those facing difficulties, including nearly VND540 billion from the State budget and nearly VND138 billion mobilized from society.
One million welfare bags for disadvantaged families
16:50 25/08/2021
The Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union strives to allocate 1 million bags of welfare gifts by the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, in an attempt to help poor people and disadvantaged groups to overcome difficult times.
Ho Chi Minh City spends nearly VND2.6 trillion to support disadvantaged people
16:56 23/08/2021
The Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee on August 22 issued an urgent document approving a proposal to spend more than VND2.576 trillion to support poor workers living in motels, accommodation areas, and blocked areas, as well as COVID-19 affected freelance workers.
Business spends VND30 billion supporting southern hub’s COVID-19 affected people
16:52 23/08/2021
The T&T Group has decided to earmark VND30 billion to give 100,000 presents to poor and disadvantaged people in Ho Chi Minh City, in response to a program launched by the Ministry of Information and Communications.
Ho Chi Minh City receives medical equipment for COVID-19 prevention
16:34 23/08/2021
The AS-TK Vietnam High-Tech Joint Stock Company (AS-TK VN) on August 22 presented medical equipment to the Ho Chi Minh City Fund for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, which included 1.5 million medical masks, 150,000 N95 masks and 30,000 sets of medical protective equipment.
Ho Chi Minh City to tighten social distancing measures
10:59 22/08/2021
Ho Chi Minh City, the country’s current pandemic hotspot, will intensify COVID-19 prevention and control measures beginning on August 23.