To enable recommended breastfeeding practices, both district hospitals identified and found solutions to overcome some harmful beliefs and customs. In Cẩm Lệ, drops of the first milk rich in nutrients and antibodies were not given to newborns, while in Đông Giang, the Cơ Tu ethnic minority often give babies rice water instead of breast milk or feed their babies rice too early. Mothers also need to return to farm work early, limiting their ability to be with their infants and exclusively breastfeed for the first six months. … [Read more...] about Ethnic minority and rural women access early essential newborn care services
Through facebook, zalo or other mobile apps, restaurants and bars can now help their inebriated customers to get home safely. These services are now being used by thousands of people. One founder said the service is not-for-profit and simply helps drivers and drinkers connect. … [Read more...] about Driver calling service for drinkers becomes more popular
The market land price has significantly surged (up to 200 per cent) in recent years, mostly in districts such as 2, 7, 8, 9, 12, Bình Thạnh, Tân Phú, Gò Vấp, Bình Tân, Thủ Đức, Bình Chánh, Hóc Môn, Củ Chi, Nhà Bè and Cần Giờ, according to property experts. … [Read more...] about HCM City keeps same land prices for 2020-24 period
There were many reasons leading to a reduction in new launch supply in the city but the primary issue was the slow licensing process for new and amended projects. Product features and marketing campaigns were used effectively by developers, however, to attract buyers during this period of limited supply. … [Read more...] about CBRE: HCMC condo market sees falling supply
In the agreement, both sides commit to abide by the International Monetary Fund's principles on avoiding the manipulation of exchange rates and say they will work to achieve market-determined exchange rates and refrain from competitively cutting their value of their currencies. … [Read more...] about What’s in the new US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal?