14:28 | 02/04/2020
While many hospitals, medical facilities around the world are facing dire shortage of personal protective gears, and medical treating equipments as the COVID-19 pandemic is going more rampant, some old patients are willing to put other's lives before their own. Don Giuseppe Berardelli, Italian, 72, and Suzanne Hoylaerts, German, 90, both refused intensive care treatment for COVID-19 to save ventilator for younger patients in need.
14:19 | 02/04/2020
As a number of firms have allowed their employees to work from home to protect them during the COVID-19 pandemic, cybersecurity might suffer, with employees' devices and the company's network expose to threats on insecure public WiFi networks, experts told VNS in a statement.
08:11 | 02/04/2020
There are concerns in China that the end of lockdowns will see thousands of infectious people move back into daily life without knowing they carry the virus, because they have no symptoms and so have not been tested.
08:09 | 02/04/2020
China says only companies approved by the National Medical Products Administration can ship their coronavirus test kits overseas after several European countries complained about the accuracy of some Chinese-made tests.
08:15 | 01/04/2020
#ClapforCarers movement, the idea of clapping to cheer up COVID-19 fighters has been catching on the world over. People in the UK, Italy, France, Singapore, Vietnam, etc., are celebrating the one-minute-clap from balconies, doorsteps, windows to thank health workers for their hard work.
08:13 | 01/04/2020
The global fight against COVID-19 pandemic has never been this tough. As a token of gratitude, people across the world are celebrating the relentless efforts of world leaders, experts, scientists, healthcare personnel, sanitation workers, etc., who are all striving to win over the virus, in different ways.
08:07 | 01/04/2020
The new data offers evidence, in real time, that tight social-distancing restrictions may be working, potentially reducing hospital overcrowding and lowering death rates in the US, New York Times cited experts.
08:04 | 01/04/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic could kill as many as 20 million people worldwide this year even if the intensive social distancing measures currently are being implemented in many of the most affected countries, South China Morning Post reported, citing a mathematical model developed by researchers at Imperial College in London.
10:06 | 31/03/2020
On Tuesday morning, March 31, the world has recoreded 785,712 infections and 37,814 deaths , also 165,606 recoveries. The Covid-19 disease has spread to 200 countries and territorries. In Vietnam, the number of infections continues increasing to the total 203 cases, but 55 recovered and no deaths reported.
08:09 | 31/03/2020
Paul Neville and his family fled Vietnam when the US warns all Americans abroad to immediately return the United States, but was taken aback seeing the lack of safety precautions or serious concern about the COVID-19 crisis in comparison to Asia.
08:02 | 31/03/2020
The three European countries have all complained of poor accuracy rate with coronavirus-related protective products, including test kits and face masks, as rising confirmed cases of Covid-19 infection in Europe increase dependence on Chinese imports, Financial Times reported.
17:08 | 30/03/2020
The world over is bracing itself upon the emerging of the novel coronavirus that's going more and more rampant. Below is a closer insight into the struggle countries are facing.
15:45 | 30/03/2020
Virus may have jumped from animal to humans long before the first detection in Wuhan, definitively putting to rest the conspiracies that claim it's a lab-made disease, according to top researchers from US, Britain and Australia.
15:38 | 30/03/2020
A limited emergency-use authorisation for two anti-malarial drugs has been issued by the US Food and Drug Administration to treat coronavirus patients, AFP reported.
10:53 | 30/03/2020
The Covid-19 pandemic has killed more than 33,900 people in 199 countries and territories, made more than 722,000 people infectious. The super small virus is worrying and threatening any human parts on the earth, so is Vietnam, when the epicenters are two biggest centers of population and development.
19:49 | 29/03/2020
The global death toll due to the novel coronavirus has crossed the 30,000-mark, with two-thirds of them in Europe.
10:48 | 28/03/2020
The coronavirus is showing that it does not discriminate who are the next victims as the number of Covid-19 patients around the world is rising with some well-known characters worldwide including politicians, celebrities, and athletes also announcing to be infected.
08:03 | 28/03/2020
To reduce the spread of the pandemic virus that causes COVID-19, eye doctors suggest people switch from contact lenses to glasses.
21:37 | 27/03/2020
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday (Mar 27) he had tested positive for coronavirus and was self-isolating at Downing Street.
15:09 | 27/03/2020
People urged to inform social media firms if they see false information about coronavirus disease shared online - the Guardian informed the UK government's request.