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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News — September 12

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News — September 12

Sunday, September 12, 2021, 08:08 GMT+7
Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News — September 12
A file image shows a woman getting vaccinated against COVID-19 in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Quang Dinh / Tuoi Tre

Check out the news you should not miss today:

Politics

— Vietnamese Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son and Chinese State Councillor and Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi on Saturday held talks in Hanoi to discuss ways to promote the countries’ comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership, the Vietnam News Agency reported the same day.

Society

— Ho Chi Minh City had seen a “continuous decrease” of the number of deaths by COVID-19 in the four days since Tuesday, Pham Duc Hai, deputy head of the municipal Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, said at a press conference on Saturday afternoon.

— Ho Chi Minh City had administered 7,535,598 doses of COVID-19 vaccine by Friday, with 847,698 people aged above 65 and having chronic illness receiving the jabs.

— Around eight metric tons of medical equipment and supplies including ventilators, heart rate monitors, anti-droplet glasses, masks, medical protective gear, and more worth about US$4 million, donated by the Polish government to the Vietnamese government, arrived in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday.

— China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region donated medical supplies worth CNY62.55 million ($9.7 million) to aid Vietnam’s COVID-19 fight in a ceremony held in Nanning on Saturday, the Vietnam News Agency reported the same day.

— Typhoon Conson, the fifth storm to appear in the East Vietnam Sea this year, has weakened into a tropical depression after entering the waters off Vietnam’s central region between Da Nang City and Binh Dinh Province early on Sunday morning and continued to move west at a speed of 5km per hour, according to the National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

Education

— The Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long will waive tuition fees of the first semester in the 2021-22 academic year for all K-12 students at local public schools.

—The Quang Binh Province Study Promotion Association will gift 1,000 smartphones to local ninth-grade and twelfth-grade students by September 14 to assist their online studying during the complicated progression of the COVID-19 epidemic in the north-central province.

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Dong Nguyen / Tuoi Tre News

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