Illustrative image (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam's COVID-19 caseload rose to 11,518,149 after 427 new cases recorded on December 5, according to the Ministry of Health. With 66 patients given the all-clear on the day, the number of recoveries climbed to 10,608,988. Meanwhile, there are 51 patients needing breathing support. No death from COVID-19 was recorded in the past 24 hours. The total number of fatalities stood at 43,177. With 6,164 doses administered on December 4, the total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses injected so far rose to 264.720,297 million./. VNA … [Read more...] about Vietnam records 427 new COVID-19 cases on December 5
Vietnam covid 19 caseload rises to over 11 48 million
An additional 500 Covid-19 infections were confirmed in the past 24 hours in Vietnam, bringing the national tally to over 11.51 million, the Ministry of Health reported on Wednesday. Illustrative photo According to the ministry's report, the national caseload has so far increased to 11,519,011. On December 7, an additional 118 more patients recovered from the disease, raising the number of recoveries in the country to over 10.60 million. On Wednesday evening, no deaths from Covid-19 were recorded, the country's total fatalities stayed at 43,178, accounting for 0.4 per cent of total infections. By December 7, the country had injected over 264 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines. Around 98 percent of residents in HCM City have been found to carry antibodies against Covid-19, according to a survey of 839 random people. The survey was jointly conducted in September by the city’s Centre for Disease Control, the HCM City Hospital for Tropical Diseases and … [Read more...] about Vietnam reports additional 500 Covid-19 cases on Wednesday
Workers assemble car fame at Ford Vietnam's factory in the northern province of Hai Duong. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Ford Vietnam has announced record sale s for the second consecutive month in November as it sold 4,506 vehicles, marking a month-on-month increase of 12% and a year-on-year rise of 42%. Truong Kim Phong, Deputy General Director of Ford Vietnam , said that Ford Vietnam achieved the best-ever monthly sales and its four key vehicle lines have led their respective segments for two consecutive months. Ranger, Everest, Explorer and Transit models took the lead in the sales of their respective segments. Following the strong growth last month, it’s promising for Ford Vietnam to make a breakthrough in the shopping season at the end of this year. In the pickup segment, Ranger continued to affirm its leading position in the last 10 years with 1,995 vehicles sold in November, accounting for more than 60% of the market share of the segment. In addition, Ford … [Read more...] about Ford Vietnam reports record sales for second consecutive month
President of the French Senate Gérard Larcher (Photo: VNA) Paris (VNA) - President of the French Senate Gérard Larcher has said his upcoming visit to Vietnam demonstrates France’s close relations with the Southeast Asian nation as well as France’s confidence in their bilateral cooperation and friendship. Larcher made the statement in an interview granted to Vietnam New Agency ahead of his trip, from December 8-9, which will be the first visit to Vietnam by a French Senate President since 2008. It will also be his first Asian trip since he was re-elected as President of the Senate in 2014, Larcher said, noting that the selection of Vietnam for the visit was not random but came from the intensive relationship between two countries that share future cooperation prospects. The visit marks the resumption of contact at the highest level between the two countries after the COVID-19 pandemic, and following the official visit to France by Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh in … [Read more...] about Senate President’s visit reflects France’s closeness with Vietnam
More than 300 domestic and foreign businesses are showcasing their products and services at the Food & Hotel Vietnam 2022 at the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City from December 7-9. The opening ceremony of Food & Hotel Vietnam 2022 on December 7 (Photo: VNA) Along with exhibition stalls, including 22 of foreign companies, the 11th edition of the expo also includes a lot of sidelines events, including the Vietnam Culinary Challenge, and the ASIA Food & Beverage Summit 2022. BT Tee, General Director of the Informa Markets Vietnam – the organiser, said that after two years of disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Food & Hotel Vietnam 2022 promises to open up more opportunities for enterprises to approach market trends and new operation strategies, and promote business connectivity. Participating in the expo for the first time, the organiser of the EU pavilion held a ceremony to launch the pavilion with the chair of … [Read more...] about Over 300 domestic, foreign firms join Food & Hotel Vietnam 2022
On April 28, an inspection team from Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development led by Deputy Minister Phung Duc Tien has inspected the quarantine and customs clearance of pork imports in Hai Phong port. The Deputy Minister has inspected refrigerated containers by him self. The pork was imported mainly from Russia. After that, the inspection team continued to check refrigerated warehouse of HP company where more than 2000 tons of pork were stored. According to the representatives’ evaluation, imported pork met the standards in terms of quality, frozen persevere spares and freshness. Storage temperature was set at about - 18 degree Celsius to ensure meat quality. According to the regulator, the volume of imported pork has only reached 50% of the target assigned by the Government, but has tripled that of the same period in 2019. Vietnam has approved for 24 countries to export meat products into Vietnamese market. Statistics show that over the past 3 months, the amount of … [Read more...] about Where does Vietnam import pork from?