Long queues form in HCM City as residents wait to buy dragon fruit bread
Hundreds of local residents stood in long queues in front of a bakery in Ho Chi Minh City on February 17 as they waited to purchase fresh dragon fruit bread amid fears surrounding the ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
From April 27 to May 1, Nha Trang city in the southcentral coastal province of Khanh Hoa will be hosting an extraordinary international jazz festival. This event is a groundbreaking occasion for the region, as it marks the first-ever jazz festival of its kind to take place here.
Five individuals lost their lives and an additional five suffered severe injuries in a tragic accident involving a sleeper bus and a container truck. The collision took place in Dong Cau village, Tu Quan commune, Yen Son district, located in the mountainous province of Tuyen Quang. The incident occurred shortly before midnight, shaking the entire community.
In February 2024, Vietnam welcomed 1.53 million visitors, bringing the total number of international arrivals in the first 2 months of the year to over 3 million. This represents a significant growth of 68.7% compared to the same period in 2023.
Healthcare is one of the sectors that receives significant support from foreign non-governmental organizations (NGOs) operating in Vietnam. These NGOs play a crucial role in providing free medical examinations, treatments, and surgeries to the local population. Additionally, they donate essential medical equipment and offer training programs to Vietnamese doctors, enabling them to enhance their skills and knowledge. Through their contributions, these foreign NGOs have had a positive impact on the community, ensuring that many Vietnamese people have access to quality healthcare services and the opportunity to lead healthy lives.