Hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City discharged a record 4,353 COVID-19 patients on Tuesday, more than double the number a day before, according to the municipal Center for Disease Control (HCDC). The newly-discharged patients raised the number of recoveries in the city since the disease first emerged in Vietnam in early 2020 to 21,338. The Ministry of Health documented 2,858 domestic cases, including 2,115 in Ho Chi Minh City, on Wednesday morning. The new infections took the city’s caseload to 74,855, with 304 imported cases, in the fourth virus wave, which erupted in the country on April 27. Medical forces are treating 39,114 patients, including 744 critical ones using ventilators and 13 others being supported by the extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), in the metropolis. All 36 ongoing infection clusters have been closely monitored while no new infection chains emerged on Tuesday. From May 26 to Tuesday, more than 2.5 million samples were collected from city dwellers … [Read more...] about Ho Chi Minh City sets new daily record of COVID-19 recoveries
British international school ho chi minh city
Authorities in Ho Chi Minh City imposed a daily outdoor travel ban from Monday, requiring all residents to stay indoors between 6:00 pm and 6:00 am and only allowing a few cases to go outside. In a document issued on Monday, the municipal People’s Committee required citizens not to go outside from 6:00 pm to 6:00 am the next day. Shops and business establishments must also close during these hours. The restriction, aimed at minimizing traffic density on local streets, is one of the stringent measures the city has recently taken to fight against the serious COVID-19 outbreak. During the outdoor travel restriction, people are only allowed to leave their houses for emergency medical services. Those participating in pandemic prevention and control efforts, as well as reporters, sanitation workers, and people in charge of troubleshooting problems related to electricity, water, telecom systems and technical infrastructure are exempt from the ban. Vehicles transporting essential … [Read more...] about Who are allowed to leave home during outdoor travel restrictions in Ho Chi Minh City?
Scientific research has been stepped up over the past time. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Statistics show that the number of papers by Vietnamese researchers published in International Scientific Indexing (ISI) journals has increased significantly in both the social and natural sciences. Educational experts said international integration has prompted universities to work hard to improve their world rankings if they want to affirm their prestige and attract students. Investing in research and being published in prestigious journals is just one result of that. In 2017, the Ministry of Education and Training issued regulations on doctoral training, requiring both post-graduate students and mentors to have publications in ISI journals. The issuance of these regulations has yielded success, with a sharp rise in Vietnamese research papers being published in international publications over the past three years. ISI publications up 144.7 percent Ho Manh Toan, from the … [Read more...] about International publication of Vietnamese papers rises sharply
PANO – Articles, recently published on some domestic and international websites, requested the omission of Article 88 in the Vietnam Penal Code in 1999 (amended and supplemented in 2009), arguing that this article violates the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights that Vietnam signed and tramples on freedom, democracy and human rights. They also asked to free immediately those who call “prisoners of conscience”. This is an irrational request. On May 16 th , 2013, Long An Provincial People’s Court opened the first instance trial on the case of Dinh Nguyen Kha and Nguyen Phuong Uyen for “conducting propaganda against the Socialist Republic of Vietnam”. Photo: catphcm.bocongan.gov.vn Article 88 in Vietnam’s Penal Code regulates violations in conducting propaganda against the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. Accordingly, propaganda acts against the Socialist Republic of Vietnam include: a) Propagating against, distorting and/or defaming the people’s … [Read more...] about Article 88 of the Penal Code goes in line with international laws and Vietnam’s reality
Ph.D Vu Thanh Tu Anh from the Fulbright School of Public Policy and Management under Fulbright University Vietnam The group has eight members, including its head, Ph.D Vu Thanh Tu Anh from the Fulbright School of Public Policy and Management under Fulbright University Vietnam and deputy head, Ph.D Truong Minh Huy Vu from Information Technology Park (ITP) under Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCM). The remaining members area Assoc. Prof., Ph.D Tran Hoang Hai, Principal of the HCMC University of Law; Assoc. Prof., Ph.D Hoang Cong Gia Khanh from the University of Economics under Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCM); Ph.D Nguyen Ngoc Nha Nam from the Integrated Telecommunication Technology Company Limited (VNIT) and ITP under VNU-HCM; Assoc. Prof., Ph.D Pham Duy Nghia and Mr. Nguyen Xuan Thanh from the Fulbright School of Public Policy and Management under Fulbright University Vietnam; and Assoc. Prof., Ph.D Do Van Dung from HCMC University of … [Read more...] about HCMC sets up advisory team on economic recovery, Covid-19 prevention measures
HCMC does not ask required permits of some vehicles to ensure uninterrupted transport of essential goods. (Photo: SGGP) However, these vehicles have to provide mandatory documents at delivery points and comply with Covid-19 prevention and control measures. Vehicles carrying food; essential items; raw materials used in the production process; finished products; spare parts, accessories, components for manufacturing, import and export that have not been granted QR Identification code but drivers and driver assistants have negative test results for SARS-CoV-2 delivered within 72 hours will be allowed though checkpoints. Taxi cabs that received QR operation code for essential purpose from the HCMC Department of Transport will be permitted to run in the city 24 hours a day while others with travel approval around the city needn’t display negative test results for SARS-CoV-2. By Quoc Hung – Translated by Kim Khanh … [Read more...] about HCMC not ask required permits of vehicles transporting essential goods