Hanoi proposes isolating arrivals from South Korea epidemic areas for 14 days The Hanoi Department of Health has proposed putting any Korean or Vietnamese nationals who arrive from the epidemic areas in the Republic of Korea (RoK) in isolation for a 14-day period. … [Read more...] about Travellers from Korea’s outbreak zones quarantined after entering VN
Mandatory 8 hours safety and health seminar for workers
As for Hoai, she cannot do anything but wait for the storm to pass. Waking up in the middle of the night on February 23 after her son’s late night supper, she checked her phone to see the number of deaths and diagnosed cases in the country. She has printed her son’s daily schedule for her family just in case she becomes infected herself. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese in South Korea face dilemma: stay put or bail out?
There are now “concentrated production areas” for mango, dragon fruit, litchi, grape, grapefruit and others as well as for flowers, many of which adopt good agricultural practices like VietGap and GlobalGap and advanced technologies to improve productivity and quality. … [Read more...] about Vietnam targets USD 4.5 billion from farm produce exports by 2020
A doctor checks Nguyen Van V., the last patient being treated for the new coronavirus in Vietnam to date. He will be released from hospital soon – PHOTO: VNA HCMC – The last of the 16 people being treated for the new coronavirus in Vietnam has tested negative twice for the virus, reflecting the effectiveness of Vietnam’s rigorous efforts to contain the Covid-19 disease and treat the infected. … [Read more...] about Sixteenth and last coronavirus patient in Vietnam tests negative twice
The director of the South Korean Centre for Disease Control, Jung Eun-kyeong, suggested at a press briefing that "there is a possibility that the characteristics of many people sitting close together in a very confined space and holding service for more than an hour" would have led to "a few who were exposed infecting many other infectees". … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Why did infections shoot up South Korea?