Hanoi launches large-scale COVID-19 testing

Hanoi launches large-scale COVID-19 testing

NDO – A large-scale COVID-19 testing campaign is taking place in August with a focus on testing for a total of 1.3 million samples using Realtime RT-PCR, expecting 2 million rapid tests from August 9-17. (Aug 12, 2021 10:53:50)


Medical staff of Bach Mai Hospital sent off to support Ho Chi Minh City in fighting COVID-19

  Aug 03, 2021 11:21:17
NDO – Prof. Dr. Nguyen Quang Tuan, Director of Bach Mai Hospital, along with nearly 200 doctors and nurses, left Hanoi on August 2 to operate Field Hospital No.16 in District 7, Ho Chi Minh City, serving for COVID-19 control. 

Assistance given to needy people during social distancing days

  Aug 02, 2021 16:40:17
NDO - Essential items such as rice, cooking oil and fish sauce, along with vegetables and canned food, have been given free of charge to workers who have reduced income or lost their jobs, students who have been stuck in dormitories, people with disabilities and policy beneficiaries, through the model of “zero dong mini supermarket” in Hanoi. 

Shimmering beauty of Cau Hai Lagoon

  Jul 31, 2021 11:45:56
NDO – The Tam Giang - Cau Hai Lagoon area is considered an ideal place to experience part of the beautiful scenery and life on the river. Tam Giang - Cau Hai Lagoon is the largest and most abundant brackish water ecosystem in Southeast Asia with a total water surface area of about 216 square kilometres; it can take many years to explore all of it. Many tours advertise the sunset over the lagoon as the most beautiful. Someone said, the sunrise in the area is the best. 

Hanoi issues cards to market goers to prevent Covid-19 spread

  Jul 28, 2021 17:30:07
NDO - Wards in Tay Ho district (Hanoi) applied odd and even day "Market Cards" for households to buy groceries from local markets from July 27. 

Hanoi on first day of social distancing

  Jul 24, 2021 17:57:12
NDO -The streets in Hanoi have more and more deserted compared to previous days as the municipal People's Committee decided to implement the social distancing under Government Directive 16 from 6am on July 24. 

Admiring revived corals in the heart of Ha Long Bay

  Jul 23, 2021 17:01:17
NDO – In addition to being a unique and interesting natural landscape on the seabed and the habitat of thousands of marine species, coral reefs also have the potential for the sustainable development of marine eco-tourism. 

Parliamentarians pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

  Jul 20, 2021 11:25:12
NDO – A delegation of Party and State leaders, along with parliamentarians, laid wreaths and paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh ahead of the opening session of the 15th National Assembly’s first sitting in Hanoi on July 20. 

Vehicles filled with love of people nationwide go to Ho Chi Minh City

  Jul 19, 2021 16:48:12
NDO - On July 18 alone, Ho Chi Minh City received donations of hundreds of tonnes of food, medical equipment and goods from various provinces including An Giang, Quang Tri and Binh Thuan. 

Hanoi deploys 22 checkpoints at city entrances to control COVID-19

  Jul 14, 2021 15:57:59
NDO – The Hanoi Police Department, on July 14, coordinated with the Hanoi municipal Department of Transport, the municipal Department of Health, the Hanoi Capital High Command and the People's Committees of districts and towns to deploy 22 checkpoints at the major gateways of Hanoi to prevent and control the Covid-19 epidemic. Through inspection, there were many vehicles requested to turn back as they had not met the requirements of pandemic prevention. 

Deputy PM Dam inspects COVID-19 response in Ho Chi Minh City

  Jul 08, 2021 17:22:30
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam took a tour of Ho Chi Minh City on July 8 to inspect pandemic prevention measures at local field hospitals, isolation areas and supermarkets. 

Students sit national high school graduation exams

  Jul 07, 2021 11:18:12
NDO – Students commenced the high school graduation exam on the morning of July 7 with tightened COVID-19 prevention measures as the pandemic is in a complicated state in many localities nationwide. 

Getting lost in the paradise of nearly 200 varieties of lotus in Hanoi

  Jul 02, 2021 11:59:03
NDO – Around 13km from the downtown of Hanoi, the lotus pond inside the Centre for Experimental, Research and Development of Lotus Genetic Resources at lane 234, Ngo Xuan Quang Street, Gia Lam District, has entered the full bloom season of lotus flowers. 

"Vietnam: Travel to Love! - Coming to Ninh Binh”- Emotional journey

  Jun 29, 2021 05:35:03
NDO - An emotional journey in the land of Ninh Binh introduced in a clip with the theme "Vietnam: Travel To Love! - Coming to Ninh Binh" was officially launched on the YouTube platform at 8:00 am on June 28, 2021. 

Nurturing Vietnam-Laos special relationship

  Jun 29, 2021 04:32:00
NDO/VNA – The official friendship visit to Vietnam from June 28-29 by General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP)’s Central Committee and President of Laos Thongloun Sisoulith is an expression of the two countries’ consistent foreign policies of attaching great importance to preserving and improving their great friendship relationship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation.