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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.
Hanoi presents 6,000 tonnes of rice to Ho Chi Minh City, Binh Duong province
10:46 20/08/2021
Hanoi has decided to present 5,000 tonnes of rice to Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) and 1,000 tonnes to the southern province of Binh Duong.
Vietnam reports 10,639 domestic COVID-19 cases on August 19
10:28 20/08/2021
Vietnam recorded 10,654 COVID-19 infections, including 10,639 domestic and 15 imported cases, in the past 24 hours to 7pm on August 19, the Ministry of Health announced.
"Digital health passport" key to unlocking border
16:13 19/08/2021
Vietnam Airlines’ Flight VN310 between Hanoi’s Noi Bai airport and Tokyo’s Narita airport has been the first of the national flag carrier to pilot the application of the IATA Travel Pass.
Business donates medical equipment worth VND25 billion to Can Tho’s COVID-19 fight
15:50 19/08/2021
On August 18, T&T Group presented Can Tho City a package of medical equipment and supplies with a total value of over VND25 billion.
Ho Chi Minh City administers COVID-19 vaccines for foreigners
17:38 18/08/2021
On August 17, the Office of the Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee conveyed the opinion of Vice Chairman of the City People's Committee Duong Anh Duc on agreeing to the policy of implementing vaccination against COVID-19 for foreigners living, studying and working in the area.
Ho Chi Minh City unconditionally supports all 2.5 million people in need
17:18 18/08/2021
As statistics show that more than 2.5 million people in Ho Chi Minh City are facing difficulties due to COVID-19, the city will give unconditional assistance for those and the assistance will be delivered to people's homes, said Director of the City Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Le Minh Tan on August 17.
EuroCham launches “Breathe again” fund to support essential medical equipment for Vietnam
16:57 18/08/2021
On August 17, the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) kicked off a new fundraising campaign to provide medical equipment for Vietnamese hospitals during the 4th COVID-19 outbreak.
President chairs meeting on implementation of 2021 amnesty decision
23:48 17/08/2021
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting with the Central Advisory Council on Amnesty (CACA) and leaders of relevant ministries and agencies on August 17 to ensure the implementation of Amnesty Decision 2021 on schedule amid complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ho Chi Minh City establishes team of consultants on COVID-19 treatment
17:04 17/08/2021
On August 16, Mr. Nguyen Thanh Phong, Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee and Head of Ho Chi Minh City Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, signed a decision to establish a 19-member team of consultancy experts to treat COVID-19.