Variants can spread more easily, make people sicker, escape immune responses, evade tests, or render treatments ineffective, experts say.
Peters told Insider he was against the war most of his life, until he went to Vietnam for the movie and met American veterans who still live there.
The West saw France's war in Indochina as essential to stopping the spread of communism, and the US was willing to take extreme action to win.
China's military has changed dramatically since the 1979 Sino-Vietnamese War, but that brief conflict is still relevant for Beijing and its neighbors.
The art form requires costly materials and an intensive process. Just one of these works can take months to create.
The Lowy Institute ranked Vietnam No. 2 behind New Zealand in successfully handling the pandemic. The US ranked 94.
Dong Tao chicken, often known as dragon chickens, can sell for over $US2,000. Each one can take years of raising and special care, and the best are even entered into beauty competitions across Vietnam. The birds can weigh as much as 5kg and are traditionally given as gifts at Táº¿t, […]
A US delegation led by the national security advisor, Robert O’Brien, was treated like “human petri dishes” in Vietnam,Bloomberg reported. O’Brien landed in Hanoi on November 20 ahead of talks with a series of officials before leaving for the Philippines on November 21. Vietnam has been a coronavirus success story, […]
First-grade agarwood can cost as much as $US100,000 per kilogram. In order for the aquilaria tree to produce any agarwood, it must first become infected. Agarwood chips also known as oud are carved out by hand. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Following is a transcript of the video. […]
Vietnam’s health minister suggested that a new strain of coronavirus is behind its recent spike in cases. Each patient has been found to infect five to six people on average, he said, compared with a range of 1.8 to 2.2 before, Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long said Sunday. The strain […]
Vietnam is evacuating 80,000 people from the coastal city of Da Nang after a small coronavirus outbreak was found. A total of 15 cases have been confirmed since Saturday, with 11 of them confirmed on Monday. It breaks the country’s 99-day streak of having no cases. The evacuation is an […]
A growing body of evidence in the form of economic indicators suggests that the countries that locked down the fastest and in the most aggressive fashion at the start of the coronavirus pandemic are seeing the quickest economic recoveries. Germany and Vietnam are two economies that locked down rapidly early […]
Countries are slowly reopening to international visitors. Each country’s reopening plan varies, and some destinations have limited where visitors can travel from. With the US’ high coronavirus numbers, many countries have continued to restrict American travellers. However, other countries have announced that US citizens are welcome to visit and vacation. […]
Tasha Prados is an entrepreneur, digital nomad, and founder of a marketing consulting practice. In February 2020, Prados travelled to Vietnam with plans to stay in the city of Hội An for one month – but as the COVID-19 pandemic spread, she quickly made the decision to quarantine in place. […]
Coronavirus lockdown measures have partially or fully closed schools for over 60% of the world’s student population across 186 countries and territories, according to UNESCO. After closing schools to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, a handful of countries like Denmark and Japan have started reopening them. Reopening strategies range […]
Across major cities in Vietnam, rice ATMs have been constructed to provide free rice for those affected by the coronavirus. The ATMs are run on donations, and donors hope to make rice available for the coming months. The dispensers abide by social distancing guidelines. People wait six feet apart from […]
https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php A coronavirus-related dance challenge is taking social media by storm. The dance is set to a Vietnamese song that teaches listeners to wash their hands and avoid big crowds to ward off the virus. On TikTok, renditions of choreographer Quang Dang’s dance have amassed more than 20 million views. […]