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  • (HBO) – Fifty-two suspected cases of COVID-19 in Hoa Binh province have been discharged from hospital, according to the provincial steering committee for COVID-19 prevention and control. As of 15:00 April 5, the locality recorded no infection cases.

  • (HBO) - The provincial Department of Industry and Trade has reported that the province’s industrial production during the first quarter of 2020 was stable with industrial and handicraft businesses starting to implement their production and business plans since the beginning of the year to fulfill their yearly goals.

  • (HBO) – The aid board under the Standing Committee of the Hoa Binh province’s Fatherland Front (VFF) on March 31 handed over 45,000 face masks to forces at the frontline in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • (HBO) - The General Department of Taxation on March 3 issued Document No. 897/TCT-QLN instructing the local Tax Departments to extend the payment of taxes and exempt late payment fees due to impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • (HBO) - In light of the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued Directive No.15/CT-TTg on intensifying COVID-19 prevention and control, ordering cancellation of indoor meetings and events of more than 20 people and banning gatherings of more than 10 people outside offices, schools and hospitals, starting from 0:00 on March 28.

Japan declares coronavirus emergency, approves near US$1 trln stimulus

Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo on Tuesday (April 7) declared a state of emergency to fight new coronavirus infections in major population centres and unveiled a stimulus package he described as among the world's biggest to soften the economic blow.

Taking the band wing Lau Sieu alcohol

(HBO) - In 2019, Lau Sieu alcohol was recognized as an 3-star OCOP product. This is a private trademark of Vi Thi Ton business household in Chieng Ha hamlet, Mai Ha commune (Mai Chau). With the hope that Lau Sieu alcohol would be sustainably developed, Ms. Vi Thi Ton's family has boldly expanded its scale and has applied the advanced technology in completing the product, using detoxification filter system in alcohol elements and the technology reducing the shock of alcohol before launching the product into the market.

The Armed Forces in Hoa Binh have been preventing and controlling Covid-19 epidemics in the spirit of the soldier “for the people to serve”

(HBO) - The officers and soldiers of the Military School in Hoa Binh province have thoughtfully and adequately arranged the manpower, the equipment and the plans to ensure accommodation and living for people quarantined from Covid-19 epidemics with the motto "for the people to serve”.

Tan Lac District: Maintaining and replicating sports clubs

(HBO) - In Tan Lac district, there are 75 sports clubs, attracting and gathering thousands of members who love the appropriate sports. By the first quarter of 2020, there have been 28,993 people doing physical exercises regularly, 5,250 households reaching the title of the sports family in the whole district. There has been an increase of 3,200 people who regularly practice sports and 550 households reaching the title of the sports family compared to 2019. With active and exciting activities, the sports clubs have contributed to promoting the regular sport training, becoming the core of the mass sports movement.

POLITICS

Provincial Centre for Disease Control (CDC) officially begins conducting Covid-19 tests

(HBO) – The Centre for Disease Control (CDC) of Hoa Binh province on April 1 officially began operating a system of modern machines to test samples of suspected Covid-19 cases. The system, worth 3.7 billion VND invested by the provincial authorities, comprises a real-time polymerase chain reaction (real-time PCR) machine, an automated extraction machine and a negative-pressure room.

LOCAL NEWS

Hoa Binh plants nearly 600 ha of production forests

(HBO) - As of mid-March, Hoa Binh province had planted 597.98 ha of production forests. Of the figure, 128.42 ha were newly-grown, while 469.56 other were re-planted after exploitation. As many as 240,000 scattered trees of various kinds were also planted.

CULTURE

Vietnamese photographers win gold prizes at international competition

Vietnamese photographers have won 17 prizes in 10 out of 12 categories at the International Exhibition of Art Photography - Contrast 2020 in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Vietnam Artistic Photographers' Association announced on April 2.

TOURISM

Taking the band wing Lau Sieu alcohol

(HBO) - In 2019, Lau Sieu alcohol was recognized as an 3-star OCOP product. This is a private trademark of Vi Thi Ton business household in Chieng Ha hamlet, Mai Ha commune (Mai Chau). With the hope that Lau Sieu alcohol would be sustainably developed, Ms. Vi Thi Ton's family has boldly expanded its scale and has applied the advanced technology in completing the product, using detoxification filter system in alcohol elements and the technology reducing the shock of alcohol before launching the product into the market.

PHOTOS

The Armed Forces in Hoa Binh have been preventing and controlling Covid-19 epidemics in the spirit of the soldier “for the people to serve”

(HBO) - The officers and soldiers of the Military School in Hoa Binh province have thoughtfully and adequately arranged the manpower, the equipment and the plans to ensure accommodation and living for people quarantined from Covid-19 epidemics with the motto "for the people to serve”.