“We needed help from Japan [in the 1988 operation] due to lack of medical equipment, but now [Vietnamese doctors] are capable of performing the entire operation by ourselves. I think this separation surgery will mark a milestone in the development of Vietnam’s medical sector,” Dr. A said ahead of the medical operation. … [Read more...] about Ho Chi Minh City doctors separate conjoined twins in landmark surgery
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At the reception, the city Party chief highly appreciated an important role of the Canadian Consul General in tightening the comprehensive partnership relationship between Vietnam and Canada in general, between Ho Chi Minh City and Canada’s localities in fields of environment and health. On this occasion, Secretary Nhan shared results of Covid-19 prevention as well as achievement of successful treatment for the two Chinese patients and British patient No.91. However, Ho Chi Minh City, an economic hub of services and commerce, has been greatly affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Textile and footwear also faced difficulties due to a sharp decrease in orders overseas. Amid the situation, the leaders of Ho Chi Minh City decided to apply business support packages to ensure production and job for workers. HCMC could adjust many goals of socio-economic development in the coming period due to the impact of Covid-19 pandemic, added he. Regarding relations with Canada, Mr. … [Read more...] about City Party Chief receives Consul General of Canada
“Following the official instruction from the government and the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City on travelling limitation to minimise the risk of COVID-19 infection in the coming weeks, the VAS Board of Management has decided that all teachers and staff from the Head Office and the seven campuses will start working online from Monday, March 23 until the end of April 5, 2020. When the school reopens on Monday, April 6, 2020, we will have all teachers and staff socially distanced for 14 days as recommended by the authorities. We believe that this decision is crucial to protect the health and safety of all VAS staff and teachers at the peak of the outbreak. Meanwhile, we are implementing all the infection prevention and control measures, as well as sanitising each campus to prepare to reopen the school on the expected date of April 6, 2020,” read the school’s notice sent to parents. … [Read more...] about VAS returns to online classes for two weeks after two COVID-19 infections
Speaking at the donation ceremony, Phan Kieu Thanh Huong, vice president of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, said: “We highly appreciate Me Linh Point for their supportive spirit and responsibility towards the community. Their donation will contribute to Ho Chi Minh City’s fight against Covid-19.” … [Read more...] about Me Linh Point joins hands to fight Covid-19
Aside from public schools, the city is home to over 1,000 educational institutions, ranging from kindergartens to private and international high schools. They are set up to meet the diverse requirements of parents in terms of tuition fees, training programmes, and the corresponding academic performance. Of these educational facilities, international schools are the priority for middle or higher-income families. … [Read more...] about Picking schools for your kids post-COVID-19: Keep a cool head!