The Ministry of Health (MoH) yesterday announced measures to prevent the transmission of avian influenza to humans after recording a human case of A/H5 avian flu in a 5-year-old girl in the Northern Province of Phu Tho’s Dong Thanh Commune.
Because cases of dengue fever in Ho Chi Minh City especially in residential areas with many motel rooms, and industrial parks are increasing, there are significant concerns that Covid-19 is currently overlapping with other viruses, particularly dengue.
The survey of parents' consensus on sending their children of grades 7, 8, 10, 11 back to schools directly from the districts has shown that 60 percent-80 percent of parents agree to send their children to schools for in-person learning, Trinh Duy Trong, Head of the Ideological Politics Division under the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Education and Training.
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Education and Training has asked its sub-divisions to suspend the enrollment plan for first, sixth and twelfth grades for the school year 2021-2022 due to the impact of the coronavirus epidemic.
This morning, all students from preschoolers to university learners were allowed to stay at home in the Northern province of Quang Ninh as the provincial People’s Committee temporarily closed educational institutions in an attempt to contain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.