Thông tấn xã Việt Nam

Three Vietnamese universities among emerging economies’ best ones

The Times Higher Education (THE) magazine has just announced the Emerging Economies University Rankings 2020.

Wash your hands properly to prevent covid-19

Frequently washing hands with soap, observing good personal hygiene, cleaning belongings and using face masks properly lower the chance of Covid-19 infection.

Coronavirus outbreak: Developments from Feb.1 to 18

Coronavirus outbreak: Developments from Feb.1 to 18

55 years of Vietnam-Tanzania diplomatic ties

Over the past 55 years, the fine friendship and traditional cooperation between Vietnam and Tanzania have developed effectively and practically.

Social insurance: Main pillar of social security system

Vietnam has basically achieved the target of health insurance for all, but it still needs to further expand the coverage of social insurance, according to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. The Government leader made the request at a teleconference held by the Vietnam Social Security (VSS) in Hanoi on February 15 that reviewed the 25-year implementation of social and health insurance policies.

Coronavirus outbreak: Developments from Feb.1-14, 2020

A total of 65,213 cases of Covid-19 infection had been recorded globally as of 7:00 on February 14. The death toll had reached 1,486, with 1,483 in mainland China, and three recorded outside mainland China.

EVFTA, EVIPA improve Vietnam’s position in world arena

The European Parliament (EP) on February 12 ratified the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA). The trade pacts help Vietnam enhance its role in the world arena.

European Parliament ratifies EVFTA and EVIPA

The European Parliament (EP) on February 12 ratified the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA).

Red Spring festival: Vietnam’s biggest blood donation campaign

Launched in 2008, the annual Red Spring festival has seen 215,000 blood donors through the previous 12 editions, with 78,620 blood units collected. This year, it takes place from February 11 to 22.

2019-nCoV situation by February 11

By 7:30 Feb. 11, 2020, 43,099 confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV infection have been reported globally, including 1,018 deaths (1016 in China and 2 outside mainland China). Vietnam has so far reported 15 cases of 2019-nCoV infection.

Six nCoV patients cured, discharged from hospital

Three patients from the northern province of Vinh Phuc infected with the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) have recovered and were discharged from the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases (NHTD) in Hanoi on February 10.

Coronavirus cases top 40,550 up until 7:45 on February 10

By 7:45 Feb. 10, 2020, 40,553 confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV infection have been reported globally, including 910 deaths (908 in China and 2 outside mainland China).

Acute respiratory disease caused by 2019 novel coronavirus

Situation of the acute respiratory disease caused by 2019 novel coronavirus until 18:00 on February 9, 2020 (Vietnam time)