According to the ministry, the 29-year-old man came to Vietnam from Orman on July 9 to work at the Hoa Phat Group. He was sent to a quarantine area in Quang Ngai Province right after landing at the Danang Airport. His samples were taken for viral testing on the same day and the results were announced positive for coronavirus on July 10. The patient is now being treated at the Dung Quat Industrial Zone. This is the 370th Covid-19 infection case in Vietnam so far, and the 230th patient from abroad who was quarantined immediately after arrival. The country has recorded no community infection of SARS-CoV-2 for 86 consecutive days since April 16. On July 10, three more Covid-19 patients were discharged from hospital, raising the total number of recoveries to 350, and there has been no fatality so far. As of July 11 morning, more than 12,920 people who had close contacts with Covid-19 patients or came from pandemic-hit areas are being monitored at hospitals, quarantine areas, or at … [Read more...] about Serbian specialist confirmed as new Covid-19 patient in Vietnam
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"Let the future be our destination. We have so much work ahead of us. This moment offers us the opportunity to bind up our own wounds. They have resisted time for too long. We can now move on to common ground. Whatever divided us before let us consign to the past," said President Clinton while announcing the historic decision at the White House. … [Read more...] about Vietnam-US relations: 25-year testament to realpolitik success
Meanwhile, a statement from the White House press secretary released on the same day revealed that President Trump and Vietnam's Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong exchanged letters on the occasion, noting the two nations’ shared vision of a peaceful and prosperous Indo-Pacific and respect for each country’s sovereignty. … [Read more...] about US commemorates 25 years of diplomatic relations with Vietnam
Moreover, when it is difficult for investors to transfer, it is difficult to identify whether the transfer is due to the COVID-19 pandemic or their new business strategies. However, regardless of the situation, the shift of investment wave to Viet Nam will still benefit the country and businesses here. Therefore, Vietnamese enterprises need to improve their competitiveness and create new forces to seize opportunities. VNS … [Read more...] about New momentum for US-Viet Nam trade relations
In 1999, I was one of the dozen scholars of American studies chosen to meet with a dozen Viet Nam scholars of American studies in a conference in Ha Noi. One of the sponsors of the conference was Ambassador Pete Peterson, the first US ambassador to Viet Nam. Peterson, himself a former POW, declared the whole POW/MIA issue was a “hoax". At the conference, an elderly Vietnamese professor asked us Americans if we knew who was the first Vietnamese scholar of American studies. Several of us immediately shouted out “Ho Chi Minh.". This led to a discussion of great relevance today, as we celebrate the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between our two nations. … [Read more...] about What does the future hold for relations between Vietnam and US?