From November 28, Vietnam Airlines regularly operates two flights per week between Ho Chi Minh City and San Francisco. The airline plans to increase the number to seven flights per week after the COVID-19 pandemic is controlled and the Vietnamese Government allows the reopening of regular international routes. Vietnam Airlines also considers opening more routes between Los Angeles of the U.S. and Hanoi or HCM City. All flights between Vietnam and the U.S. will use the most modern wide-body aircraft, such as Boeing 787 and Airbus A350. According to Vietnam Airlines General Director Le Hong Ha, more than a year ago, Vietnam Airlines became the first Vietnamese airline flying directly to the U.S. to bring home Vietnamese citizens. Its direct flight to the U.S. marked a big step forward for the firm and a historic milestone for Vietnam’s aviation industry, he said. It took the direct flight 13 hours and 45 minutes to reach the U.S. The flight used Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, one of … [Read more...] about Vietnam Airlines successfully operates first direct flight to U.S.
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An additional 13,770 Covid-19 infections were reported in Vietnam on Monday, raising the total number of patients in the country to 1,224,110, according to the Ministry of Health. According to the ministry's report, 13,758 of the new patients are locally-transmitted cases confirmed in 59 out of 63 localities in the country including HCM City (1,554), Can Tho (913), Tay Ninh (719), Binh Duong (697), Ba Ria - Vung Tau (648), Dong Thap (608), Soc Trang (588), Binh Thuan (576), Tra Vinh (560), Vinh Long (559), Dong Nai (548), Bac Lieu (544), Binh Phuoc (516), Kien Giang (443), Hanoi (429), Ca Mau (396), An Giang (375), Ben Tre (335), Khanh Hoa (308), and Hau Giang (294). There were 12 imported patients confirmed today. The new infections showed an increase of 830 cases compared to yesterday's figure. There were 7,601 infections found in the community. As of Monday evening, 1,218,886 infections had been reported since the new outbreak occurred in the country in late April. Some … [Read more...] about Additional 13,770 Covid-19 infections confirmred on Monday
Novartis and the Ministry of Health of Vietnam signed an MoU to provide a list of drugs for the treatment of severe COVID-19 symptoms at cost price On behalf of Novartis International AG, Lutz Hegemann, group head, Corporate Affairs and Global Health, and Associate Professor PhD. Luong Ngoc Khue, director of the Department of Medical Service Administration of the Vietnamese Ministry of Health signed and exchanged the MoU. Nguyen Xuan Phuc, State President of Vietnam, and Guy Parmelin, President of Switzerland, witnessed the signing during President Phuc’s state visit to Switzerland on November 26-28 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. The MoU is part of the broad range of solutions Novartis is providing to help low- and lower-middle-income countries mitigate the impact of the pandemic and support healthcare systems. It covers the provision of at-cost medicines for the treatment of severe symptoms of COVID-19 … [Read more...] about Novartis and Ministry of Health sign MoU on portfolio of affordable COVID-19 medicines