JavaScript is off. Please enable to view full site.

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – March 10

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – March 10

Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 09:00 GMT+7
Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – March 10
COVID-19 vaccination is implemented at a hospital in Gia Lai Province, Vietnam, March 9, 2021. Photo: Huynh Cong Dong / Tuoi Tre

Here are today’s leading news stories:

Politics

-- The second plenary meeting of Vietnam’s 13th-tenure Party Central Committee concluded in Hanoi on Tuesday morning after nearly two days of working, with all of the set agenda items completed.

Society

-- The Ministry of Health recorded no COVID-19 cases on Wednesday morning. The country’s tally remains at 2,526, with 2,004 recoveries and 35 deaths.

-- Coronavirus vaccination was initiated in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai on Tuesday, with vaccine shots given to health workers at the Gia Lai General Hospital and a makeshift infirmary for COVID-19 treatment.

-- Vietnam is expected to receive more than 1.3 million COVID-19 vaccine doses developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University on March 25, as part of the COVAX scheme co-led by the World Health Organization, the country’s Expanded Program on Immunization said on Tuesday.

-- Two workers were killed after a rain gutter collapsed during the renovation of the abandoned Franciscaines monastery in Da Lat, a tourist city in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, on Tuesday.

-- A violent confrontation broke out between a group of security guards and family members of a patient at the Tuyen Quang General Hospital in the namesake northern province on Tuesday afternoon.

-- Ho Chi Minh City vice-chairman Vo Van Hoan said at a meeting on Tuesday that a campaign will be carried out from now until the end of the year to deal with noise pollution in the metropolis.

-- Police in the southern province of Binh Duong confirmed on Tuesday they were hunting for a Chinese man who had escaped from a local quarantine facility.

Business

-- The World Bank, acting on behalf of the Green Climate Fund (GCF), has signed a $11.3 million grant with the State Bank of Vietnam to support the development of a commercial financing market for industrial energy efficiency investments.

-- Vietnam's agro-forestry-fishery exports hit $6.17 billion in the first two months of 2021, up 16.6 percent year-on-year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to get the latest news about Vietnam!

Tuoi Tre News

More

Read more

;

Photos

VIDEOS

Vietnam’s Mekong Delta celebrates spring with ‘hat boi’ performances

The art form is so popular that it attracts people from all ages in the Mekong Delta

Vietnamese youngster travels back in time with clay miniatures

Each work is a scene caught by Dung and kept in his memories through his journeys across Vietnam

Experience summer sand-boarding in Mui Ne

Sand-boarding, a popular activity amongst local children in the coastal tourism town of Mui Ne in south-central Vietnam, is attracting hundreds of tourists to the Red Sand Dunes

Latest news