The girl was sent to Vietnam National Children’s Hospital on February 12 after testing positive for the Covid-19. She contracted the disease from her grandmother who got infected from her 23-year-old cousin Nguyen Thi Du, one of eight workers who visited Wuhan for work training last November and returned on January 17. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s three-month-old coronavirus patient tests negative
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In one recent case late last month, Saigon police busted a drug trafficking ring from Laos to Saigon worth about VND1 billion ($43,000). Six people were arrested, with about seven kilograms of drugs, over 500 ecstasy pills, six guns, dozens of bullets and other weapons as seized evidence, said police Thursday. … [Read more...] about Saigon drug haul up tenfold year-on-year: police
Hanoi (VNA) – Do Tu Tung has secured six gold medals and set a new world record at the ongoing Asian Weightlifting Youth & Junior Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The Vietnamese lifter competed in the men’s 55kg category in the youth and junior events the same on February 15. In the snatch event, Tung lifted 110kg to top the podium. His result was a world junior record beating the previous mark set by Italy's Massidda Sergio last October by 1kg. In the clean & jerk, the 16-year-old lifted 136kg to take first place with a total result of 246kg. Last year, Tung claimed four golds and one world record in the 49kg class. Earlier, his teammates bagged seven golds. Nguyen Thi Thuy Tien , 19, took three golds in the women’s junior 55kg category with 79kg in the snatch and 105kg in the clean & jerk. Nguyen Thi Thu Hoai, 16, won four titles in the women’s 45kg discipline in the youth and junior events with her 86kg lift in the clean & jerk … [Read more...] about Vietnamese lifter wins big, sets world record at Asian championships
The newswire quoted Nguyen’s father, Nguyen Pham – who lived with his son for six months at the club’s headquarters in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai in 2009 – as saying that the coach had been asking other players, especially the Thais, to isolate the Vietnamese-American player. … [Read more...] about Why couldn’t Lee Nguyen have high-flying career in Vietnam as in MLS?
Kuala Lumpur (VNA) – A temporary ban has been imposed on all international cruise ships that departed or transited from any ports in China from docking in Malaysia, Deputy Prime Minister Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said on February 16 in light of the outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The decision came after an American passenger aboard MS Westerdam who disembarked in Cambodia tested positive for the virus at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on February 15. She affirmed that the 83-year-old US woman was among 1,455 passengers on the cruise ship, which earlier docked at a port in Hong Kong. She, and her husband, 85, were among 145 passengers of the ship who flew to Malaysia on February 14. The remaining cruise passengers still in Cambodia were also barred from entering Malaysia as they had been in close contact with the US woman. She said one more coronavirus patient made a full recovery, bringing the total number of cases … [Read more...] about COVID-19: Malaysia bars all ships from China