The drought affecting the Cerro Lake, allegedly polluted by chemical disposals from a tannery located on its banks, is visible on October 19, 2020, in Limpio, 25 km northeast of Asuncion, Paraguay. Photo: AFP However, CO2 remains in the atmosphere for centuries, meaning the effect of the pandemic is negligible. … [Read more...] about 2020 one of three hottest years ever recorded: UN
Three new locations that have been added to the warning list are Cu Hanh Tay Restaurant at 189 Le Van Sy Street in Phu Nhuan District, HuTech Binh Thach University in Binh Thanh District, and Bun Dau Met Ha Thanh Restaurant on Le Hong Phong Street, District 10. People who went to Cu Hanh Tay Restaurant during 12.30 pm on November 21; students at Room B14-06 at HuTech Binh Thach University during 9-11am and 3-4pm on November 22; and those who were at Bun Dau Met Ha Thanh Restaurant from 8-9 pm on November 27 must report to the authorities for testing and self-isolation. Students at HuTech Binh Thach University will be transferred to quarantine centres. People who went to those three locations during other hours and dates were also advised to monitor their health at home. Those who self-isolate at home must follow the 14-day rule and wash hands and wear face masks if they have to leave homes for emergencies. They are also asked to write a 28-day travel log. If any symptoms show, … [Read more...] about HCM City continues Covid-19 contact tracing for three key locations
Hanoi (VNA) - Head of Vietnam Airlines' Cabin Crew Division Phan Ngoc Linh and deputy head of the division, Duong Quan Nhan, who is also head of the management board of the carrier’s southern boarding and concentrated quarantine establishment, have been suspended from work to clarify their responsibilities related to recent violations on COVID-19 prevention. The disciplinary measure was announced after a Vietnam Airlines flight attendant, Patient 1,342, was found having close contact with his mother and two friends while undergoing self-quarantine at the boarding house in Tan Binh district of Ho Chi Minh City after finishing 14 days in concentrated quarantine site and being tested negative with coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 twice. Patient 1,342 was tested positive to coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 on November 29, while one of his friends became Patient 1,347 who was diagnosed with COVID-19 on November 30. Linh and Nhan have been suspended for 15 days beginning … [Read more...] about Vietnam Airlines officials suspended from work for loose quarantine management
60 percent of online orders in Vietnam made on social networks Vietnamese people are shopping on social networks more than on e-commerce websites. The payment methods for goods exchanged on the social networks, however, remains very ‘primitive’. … [Read more...] about Is it time for next-generation social networks?