This is the second US Hamilton-class ship donated by the US government. CBS 8021, a US-decommissioned Hamilton-class cutter has arrived at a port in Vietnam where it will continue the mission. CBS 8021, departs Apra Harbor, Guam, on its last leg home to Vietnam. Photo: US Embassy in Hanoi The arrival of the ship, which is Vietnam Coast Guard’s second high-endurance cutter given by the US government, happened “earlier this month”, the US Embassy in Hanoi said, giving no specific time. “The US government donated this ship to exemplify the strong maritime security cooperation between the two countries and to help ensure a rules-based order in the East Sea,” it said in a statement. Senator Maria Cantwell said “For nearly five decades, Hamilton-class high-endurance cutters, officers, and crews have served the Coast Guard’s missions including search and rescue, fisheries enforcement, drug interdictions, and disaster relief,”. “Just last month, the former cutter … [Read more...] about CBS 8021, Hamilton-class vessel docks at homeport in Vietnam
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The second preparatory meeting, themed “Effective Partnership,” was co-held virtually by the U.S. and Rwanda. Earlier, a Vietnamese defense delegation took part in the first event, co-organized in the form of a teleconference by Canada and Bangladesh in November, 2020. During the event, delegates discussed measures to narrow the capability gap between countries participating in U.N. peacekeeping operations and shared their experiences in making preparations and deploying U.N. peacekeepers to U.N. missions as well as carrying out peacekeeping activities in an effective manner. These ideas will help participating countries outline their proposals at the 2021 U.N. Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial conference. The 2021 U.N. Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial conference is scheduled to take place in the Republic of Korea in December and aims to affirm countries’ commitments to U.N. peacekeeping operations. The event will also seek measures to raise the effectiveness of peacekeeping … [Read more...] about Preparatory meeting for U.N. peacekeeping defense ministerial conference held
The largest ever vaccination campaign in history has posed both opportunities and challenges to the cold storage industry as tens of millions of vaccine doses need to be preserved at the same time. CDC Hanoi's cold warehouse At a working session with Deputy Minister of Health Truong Quoc Cuong recently, CDC Hanoi Deputy Director Nguyen Thi Kieu Anh said CDC Hanoi has one cold warehouse with the capacity of 40 cubic meters, which can contain an additional 150,000 AstraZeneca vaccine doses, and one cold warehouse with the capacity of 16 cubic meters which can contain an additional 100,000 AstraZeneca doses. Hanoi also has six 3000 and 3000 AC refrigerators (the capacity of 126 liters can contain 10,000 doses each), and six cold boxes with the capacity of 44 liters each. According to CDC Hanoi, the total number of AstraZeneca vaccine doses that can be preserved is 310,000. As for medical centers and medical stations, there are 34 TCW 3000 and 3000AC refrigerators with a … [Read more...] about How can vaccines be preserved in Vietnam?
Nghe An Province is not only well known nationwide for its eel soup but also giò bê (cured veal meat) which is a must-have for big anniversaries such as weddings or Tet (Lunar New Year) parties. The dish is also called giò me by locals to differentiate it from other kinds of cured meats, said Phan Van Toan, a cured veal maker from Nghe An’s Nam Dan District. “Elderly people said no one can remember when giò me came into being but it is an original name used by our local ancestors from a long time ago,” he said. The dish is made in the province’s Nam Dan’s Nam Nghia Village where calves are raised in the mountains so the meat is light pink, firm and savoury, Toan said. A plate of tasty and delicious giò me (cured veal meat) that attracts a lot of customers inside and outside the country. Photo vifoodshop.com Giò me is made from unground lean veal which is often cut into big or small pieces. Toan said ingredients to make the dish include 1kg of veal, 0.2kg of … [Read more...] about Cured veal an intricate speciality of Nghe An