Quang Ninh has decided to award up to 700 million VND ($ 35,000) to students who win prizes in international competitions. It is the highest award given by a local government in Vietnam.
Authorities in Quang Ninh Province have decided to award up to 700 million VND ($ 35,000) to students who win prizes in international competitions. It is the highest award given by a local government in Vietnam.
According to a recently released decision, Quang Ninh students who win prizes in competitions at the provincial and national levels, and medals in regional and international competitions will be awarded at a much higher level than before.
The award for excellent students at the provincial level will increase by 1.7 times over the period 2016-2020. It is 3.5 to almost 7 times higher for students who win national awards; 2.8 to 3.3 times for winners of regional competitions and 3 to 4.5 times for winners of international competitions.
Specifically, students who win the first prize / gold medal in international competitions will receive 700 million VND. This is VND 500 million ($ 25,000) and VND 50 million ($ 2,500) for the first prize winners of the gold medal at regional and national competitions.
Nearly 100 search for two missing “treasure hunters” in Bac Kan
Authorities in Bac Kan province mobilized nearly 100 people to search for two men who found themselves trapped in a cave in Ban Thi commune in Cho Don district while searching for “treasures”.
The victims were identified as a 44-year-old man from Cho Don district in Bac Kan province and a 40-year-old man from Dong Trieu town in Quang Ninh province.
The cave where the two men are trapped is a natural cave 0.5m high, 0.7m wide and about 400m deep. From the cave entrance to the landslide site is about 220m, separated by a large boulder.
The National Committee for Natural Disaster Response and Search Rescue sent experts to Bac Kan to rescue the population.
Prime Minister asks the Ministry of Health to deal with resignation of medical staff
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh spoke with health workers from Cho Ray Hospital during his trip to Ho Chi Minh City to inspect pandemic prevention activities. Photo: Nhat Bac
The Prime Minister called on the Minister of Health to have solutions to quickly resolve the situation in which many health workers, especially in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, have left their jobs.
Earlier, Nguyen Thi Huynh Mai, head of the HCM city health department office, said the number of health workers leaving their jobs is 597 in 2020 and 968 in January – October 2021.
Ho Chi Minh City currently has 310 health posts in municipalities and neighborhoods, 50% of which do not have a post chief. These health posts have an average of 4 to 5 workers. They are still overworked, with low incomes and no less risk than any doctor in Covid-19 treatment centers.
Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long appointed head of committee overseeing the health of key officials
The Politburo has appointed Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long as the head of the Committee that oversees the health care of officials who are managed by the Politburo, the Secretariat and the Party Central Committee. Earlier, on November 19, the Politburo issued a warning and dismissed former health minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien from his post.
Tien, as Secretary of the Party Committee of the Ministry of Health and Minister of Health, is responsible for the violations and shortcomings of the Party Committee of the Ministry of Health during the period 2015-2021.
First friendship exchange between Vietnam and Laos
The event opened at the Densavan (Laos) border gate and at the Lao Bao (Vietnam) international border gate on the morning of December 12. The high-ranking delegation from Vietnam’s Ministry of National Defense was headed by the Minister of Defense, General Phan Van Giang. .
The first Vietnam-Laos border friendship exchange took place in Huong Hoa district, Quang Tri province (Vietnam) and Sepon district, Savannakhet province (Laos) with many activities. The defense ministers of the two countries will also hold talks and sign a number of important documents to further promote bilateral defense cooperation between the border guards of the two countries.
HCM City-Vung Tau high-speed boat services resume
The Can Gio – Vung Tau high-speed boat line reopened on December 12 after being suspended for six months due to Covid-19.
The Can Gio – Vung Tau high-speed boat route has a distance of approximately 15 km, departing from Tac Suat (Can Gio) pier to Vung Tau town, with a journey time of approximately 30 km. minutes. Before the Covid-19 epidemic, there were 24 trips per day, at the rate of one trip per hour.
There will be four weekday trips and eight for the weekend.
Hanoi has more hospitals treating Covid-19 patients
As the number of new cases of infection increases, more and more hospitals in the capital are receiving patients with Covid-19, including Saint-Paul General Hospital, Hanoi Traditional Medicine Hospital, l Thanh Tri Hospital and Hanoi Heart Hospital.
Former Hanoi mayor’s family pay 10 billion dong bond
The family of Nguyen Duc Chung, former president of Hanoi, posted 10 billion dong (nearly $ 500,000) in bond to secure Chung’s responsibility to pay compensation for the losses in which he was involved. In addition, the police seized a house and two apartments of the accused. Nguyen Duc Chung.
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