In spite of Vietnam’s many forms of weather, the heat, humidity, damp, and surprisingly chilliness of December, I wouldn’t really want to live anywhere else. There’s the ‘Goldilocks’ factor at work here. It’s not too cold, the summer is long, the winter is short, the rain is mostly warm, I’m not in a flood-prone area, and I haven’t worn anything heavier than a hoodie for the last fourteen years. … [Read more...] about Is it raining yet?
TAIPEI -- U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar arrived in Taiwan on Sunday as the highest-level U.S. official to visit in four decades, a trip condemned by China which claims the island as its own, further irritating Sino-U.S. relations. … [Read more...] about U.S. health chief arrives in Taiwan on trip condemned by China
On August 6, the patient returned to work but hearing the case of another COVID-19 patient reported in Hà Nội, he asked for a leave in the afternoon and went to the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases’ second branch in Đông Anh District for examination. … [Read more...] about Travel history of Hà Nội’s latest COVID-19 patient released
Students in Thua Thien-Hue Province, central Vietnam are pictured before taking their literature test, part of the national high school exam, on August 9, 2020. Photo: Phuoc Tuan / Tuoi Tre The foreign languages can be English, French, German, Chinese, Japanese, or Russian; natural sciences are a combination of physics, chemistry, and biology; and social sciences include history, geography, and civic education. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s national high school exam begins amidst COVID-19 epidemic
COVID-19 figures in Việt Nam on August 9 morningCOVID-19 latest updateFive new COVID-19 cases reported on Saturday morning, three connected to Đà NẵngPM calls for sufficient supply of medical equipment for COVID-19 prevention and treatmentSoldiers work day and night to take care of quarantined people … [Read more...] about Two new cases reported Sunday morning, one in Hà Nội