The Hanoitimes - The center’s experts said that as May is still the transition period, there is a dispute between hot and cold waves, so extreme weather may occur such as tornadoes, hail and strong wind in the thunderstorm. Scorching heat to attack Hanoi tomorrow The blazing hot temperatures in Hanoi city, as well as Vietnam’s northwest and central region may last until May 20, according to the National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF). The current heat wave scorches Hanoi since early morning, with the highest temperature of 35-37 degrees Celsius, it even is expected to surge to 39 degrees Celsius tomorrow. Hot weather will continue to take place in Hanoi in May. Photo: Cong Hung The NCHMF said that Foehn wind, caused by impact of the southeastern edge of the western hot low-pressure area, is developing and causing hot weather across the northern region, with temperatures ranging from 36 to 39 degrees Celsius, and even 40 in some … [Read more...] about How long is scorching heat in Hanoi lasting?
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Community Kido sponsors eye surgeries for the poor Hung Le Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017,22:14 (GMT+7) Kido sponsors eye surgeries for the poorHung Le Nguyen Thi Hanh, deputy general director of Kido Corporation, visits poor patients with cataracts at Nguyen Trai Hospital in HCMC’s District 5 - PHOTO: HUNG LE Kido Corporation donated VND500 million to the HCMC Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients to carry out free health checks and cataract surgeries for poor patients from around the country. More than 150 patients with cataracts from provinces such as Tien Giang, Ca Mau, Bac Lieu, Ben Tre, Tay Ninh, An Giang, Long An and Dong Nai last weekend received free health checks and cataract surgeries by doctors at Nguyen Trai Hospital in District 5, HCMC. This is an annual program organized by the association to assist the elderly and low-income people to recover their sights. The program will be expanded to other provinces and … [Read more...] about Kido sponsors eye surgeries for the poor
Hanoi Eye Hospital 2 providing free eye screening for poor children in Tuyen Quang. Photo: vietnamplus This is part of program “For the children’s eyes,” sponsored by the National Fund for Vietnamese Children (NFVC) to provide free eye surgery for poor child patients with eye diseases. The Tuyen Quang provincial Fund for Vietnamese Children supports VND 3 million for each child-patient while Hanoi Eye Hospital 2 covers the remaining costs. Translated by Minh Anh … [Read more...] about Nearly 100 poor children get free eye surgery
Besides, the project worth VND 724 million (USD 32,000) will help upgrade the HMIS hardware in hospital’s information system. It is being carried out from now to the end of this year. Children at an orphanage in Da Nang. (Photo for illustration) In 2016, the FHF provided eye check-ups and glasses for more than 90 students in Da Nang. the programs was part of an eye care for school children in Vietnam launched from early 2016 in Da Nang city, Hai Duong and Tien Giang provinces by FHF and Standard Chartered Bank. The FHF was founded in 1992 by eye surgeon Fred Hollows, and focuses on treating and preventing blindness and other vision problems. It operates across the Pacific region, including Australia, South and Southeast Asia, and Africa. Source: VNA … [Read more...] about Da Nang: Children get free eye surgeries
Children at an orphanage in Đà Nẵng. Kids with eye disease and defects will get free surgeries in a charity programme with funding from the Fred Hollows Foundation. — VNS Photo Công Thành Viet Nam News ĐÀ NẴNG — The Fred Hollows Foundation (FHF) from Australia, in co-operation with the city’s Opthalmology hospital, will provide free eye surgeries for 50 children living in the city, and an eye screening programme which will last for six months. The total funding for the project is VNĐ724 million (US$32,000), which the city said will also help upgrade the hospital’s IT and medical services to provide better treatment for local residents. In 2016, the foundation and Standard Chartered Bank financed a free eye screening project for more than 7,500 primary school students in Đà Nẵng from 2016-18. The project also helped provide eye care training to nearly 7,000 parents, teachers and health staff in … [Read more...] about Kids to get free eye surgeries