The capital has been accelerating contact tracing and testing to early detect suspect cases in the community. It has raised the virus alert to a higher level and decided to give fines to those who intentionally flout rules on wearing masks in public places, starting August 7. … [Read more...] about COVID-19: Hanoi capital starts extensive RT-PCR test campaign
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The Culture and Sports Centre in Ba ĐÌnh District is used to conduct COVID-19 testing for returnees from Đà Nẵng. Hà Nội began large-scale real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests starting from August 8 on local people who arrived home from the COVID-19 hotspot between July 15 and 29. — VNA/VNS Photo … [Read more...] about Two new cases reported Sunday morning, one in Hà Nội
As the US-China relationship has become worse and the trade war escalated, there have been many discussions in the US and other countries on how to ease reliance on Chinese economy and the companies from China. Nikkei reported that the Japanese government would prop up 70 billion yen to Japanese enterprises in this campaign. Prior to that, it also provided grants of 243.5 billion last April to help Japanese enterprises ease the reliance on China. … [Read more...] about Strategies for new FDI trends in Vietnam
According to the National Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Control, the 19 cases (patients 813-831) reported in Đà Nẵng range from seven to 85 years old and include eight people who are direct contacts of confirmed positive cases. … [Read more...] about 29 new COVID-19 cases reported, including a seven-year-old
Unlike many expats or tourists, I’m quite comfortable with the heat as I grew up in Queensland and lived in Malaysia as a kid. I can still remember getting dropped off at the bottom of the hill in Kuala Lumpur in the early afternoons, watching the clouds piling up endlessly high. I trudged home, covered in sweat, while witnessing Mother Natures’ spectacle until the sky got dark enough to burst into crackling cascades of thunder and heavy rain drops belted down around me just as I raced home. … [Read more...] about Is it raining yet?