Viber has come back to Vietnam after many years

Viber community officially introduced in Vietnam

Viber, one of the popular communication applications on mobile devices, officially introduced its community in Vietnam yesterday in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC). This signals its promising return with more services for users.

President of the Vietnam Journalists Association Thuan Huu (Source: VNA)

Vietnamese press expands international cooperation

The Vietnamese Journalists Association (VJA) and the Foreign Press Association in Switzerland and Liechtenstein (APES) have agreed to extend the two-year cooperation agreement they reached in late 2017.

One man dies of A/H1N1 in Ca Mau Province

One man dies of A/H1N1 in Ca Mau Province

The Department of Preventive Medicine in the Mekong delta province of Ca Mau yesterday announced a 69 year old man in Tran Van Thoi District dies of A/H1N1

The woman and her husband, son (PHoto: SGGP)

Horseshoe kidney patient receives $16,261 as compensation

The General Hospital in the Mekong delta city of Can Tho had to pay VND375 million ($16,261) in compensation and provide lifetime medical treatment to a patient after it wrongly removed both her kidneys many years ago, according to a decision of a court on July 3.

Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam Le Minh Hung (Photo: VNA)

Foreign exchange reserves hit $63.5 billion

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)’s net purchase of foreign currencies exceeded $11 billion in the first half of 2018, increasing the nation’s foreign exchange reserves to approximately $63.5 billion.

Representatives of the Ministry of Health, city’s Department of Health, An Binh Hospital and sponsor participate in the groundbreaking ceremony for upgrading An Binh Hospital.

Private company grants US$ 19 million for upgrading public hospital

HCMC’s leading investment group Van Thinh Phat (VTP Group) yesterday announced an unconditional and non-refundable aid package of over VND 451 billion (US$ 19 million) for upgrading An Binh Hospital, the first financed project in HCMC under this kind of aid.