At least 20 companies in An Đồn, Hòa Cầm, Hòa Khánh and Thọ Quang IZs had to close temporarily for two weeks as six workers were infected with SARS-CoV-2. A series of enterprises at six IZs have been operating with half the workforce as many were isolated at quarantine centres or at home after coming into close contact with COVID-19 patients. … [Read more...] about Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia August 7
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And a Taliban militant involved in the massive May 2017 truck bombing near the German embassy in Kabul is on the list, which also includes a former Afghan army officer who killed five French troops and wounded 13 in 2012 in an insider attack. … [Read more...] about Afghan gathering to decide fate of 400 Taliban prisoners
The services include karaoke parlours and game stations. Under the provincial authorities’ instructions, all local people have to wear face masks in public places. Any violator will be fined. On July 30, the man, 45, who lives in the central city of Danang’s Son Tra District took a flight to Hanoi. On Wednesday, on the way from Hanoi to Hai Duong, he had high fever so was taken to Hai Duong General Hospital for a medical check-up. The provincial Disease Control Centre provided the first Covid-19 test for him which proved positive. On Thursday night, he was moved to the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Hanoi. The Hai Duong Steering Board for Covid-19 Prevention and Control held a meeting on the case and defined 11 people who had direct contact with him and 31 others who had contact with him at varying levels. … [Read more...] about Hai Duong tightens control Covid-19 prevention following suspected case
State-owned economic groups had registered 114 outward investment projects as of the end of 2019 with registered capital of $13.8 billion, according to the MInistry of Public Investment. The total investment capital transferred abroad reached $3.8 billion and the profit $270 million. … [Read more...] about How are SOEs’ outward investment projects performing?
“If all we focus on is how skinny [Cao Ngan] is, then we will never be able to see the beauty in her,” Hung wrote. “Instead, why don’t we look into her sparkling eyes and her smile that night as she walked and made the heart-shaped gesture at the audience. [She knows] how to respect herself and value her own body.” … [Read more...] about Super-thin model triggers health debate in Vietnam