Conference on Training Positive Prevention of Zika Diseases Held in Hanoi - News on 3 November 2016


1) Vietnam man found alive after one week lost in forest

A 26-year-old man in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong was found weak but alive after spending a week lost in a local forest, police announced Wednesday.

Nguyen Quang Loc was suffering from extreme exhaustion, when a search team found him, clothing torn off and body ulcerating, inside the Hoa Bac-Hoa Nam forest in Di Linh District.

The man was immediately rushed to the province’s general hospital for emergency treatment, according to Di Linh police…

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2) Conference on training positive prevention of Zika diseases held in Hanoi

Director of Hanoi Department of Health Nguyen Khac Hien made speech at the online conference that Vietnam has recorded nine Zika virus cases. To prevent Zika virus from entering the capital city, the city should proactively deploy prevention measures.

At the training course, leading medical units, including Hanoi Center for Preventive Medicine, Hanoi Obstetrics Hospital, Hanoi Center for Reproductive Healthcare, Dong Da General Hospital proposed measures to proactively monitor patients suspected of having Zika virus, prevent diseases in the community…

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3) Nhon Trach 2 plant to produce 1.35 billion kWh of power in Q4

PetroVietnam’s Nhon Trach 2 Power JSC has reported that the firm will produce about 1.35 billion kWh of commercial electricity in the fourth quarter of 2016, raising its output for the year to 5.5 billion kWh.

The company is likely to earn yearly revenue of more than 6.2 trillion VND (280 million USD) and profits of about 1.25 trillion VND (56 million USD) .

The company also revealed that it fulfilled its 2016 target of generating 4.45 billion KWh of power on October 29, 63 days earlier than…

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4) Vietnam bent on renewing itself: PM

He was speaking in HCM City on the sidelines of the Vietnam Summit 2016 set to open today.

Phúc also told representatives of global financial institutes and businesses both inside and outside the country that he hopes the summit will help them learn more about the development and integration policies and strategies of Việt Nam.

He wished that the summit helps businesses find more investment and co-operationpportunities in the country, the PM.

Việt Nam has recorded many great achievements in 30 years of renewal...

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