Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Truong Son (3rd, L) receives Covid-19 medical aid from Martin Urs Maier (2nd, R), Switzerland Consul General in HCMC. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam receives Covid-19 medical aid from Switzerland

Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son, Head of the Special Standing Division of the Ministry of Health in HCMC on August 13 received a shipment of 30 ventilators, 500,000 antigen-detecting rapid diagnostic test kits to accelerate Covid-19 testing and 300,000 surgical masks worth CHF4.9 million (US$5.3 million) donated by the Swiss Government and people.
Vietnamese Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai speaks at the opening session of the 61st series of meetings of the Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO on September 21 (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam attends 61st meeting series of WIPO Assemblies

A Vietnamese delegation led by Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai attended the 61st series of meetings of the Assemblies of the Member States of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) that kicked off in Geneva, Switzerland, on September 21.
artment of Economic Affairs, Education and Research Guy Parmelin (Photo: VNA)

HCM City boosts cooperation with Switzerland

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong and head of the Swiss Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research Guy Parmelin, who is on a working visit to the southern city, discussed measures to boost cooperation between the two sides during their meeting on July 12.