Covid-19 Halcom donated 20,000 rapid test kits for COVID 19 to Bau Bang district, Binh Duong province

On July 30, 2021, Halcom Vietnam JSC. donated 20,000 rapid test kits with the value of nearly 2 billion VND to Bau Bang district, Binh Duong province for the sake of prevention and control of Covid-19.
Mr. Vo Thanh Giau, Chairman of the People’s Committee of Bau Bang District, Binh Duong Province (left) and Mr. Nguyen Phu Cuong, Vice Chairman of the District People’s Committee (right) received 20,000 Covid-19 quick test kits donated by Halcom Vietnam JSC.

Recently, Binh Duong has been one of the “hot spots” of the Covid-19 pandemic with the number of cases increasing rapidly due to uncontrolled transmission from Ho Chi Minh City and cross infection in quarantined areas, blockade areas, from hostels to companies and vice versa. Bau Bang district with 7 communes and towns, also recorded a rapidly increasing number of positive cases. The organization of sampling for a large-scale Covid-19 screening test here has been implemented to detect, trace, identify and quarantine all existing F0 cases in the community.

While the pandemic in Bau Bang district in particular and Binh Duong province in general escalated quickly, 20,000 quick test kits were urgently transported by Halcom Vietnam JSC. to Bau Bang district to promptly “refuel” for functional forces to enhance the effectiveness of Covid-19 screening, tracing and rapid testing.

The Vtrust Covid-19 Antigen Rapid Test product sponsored by Halcom Vietnam JSC. is an immunochromatographic assay kit for the qualitative detection of nucleocapsid protein antigens from SARS-CoV-2 in human nasopharyngeal fluid samples, which is used to detect SARS-CoV-2 virus. Products are manufactured by TaiDoc (Taiwan) that meet European quality standards and are granted a product circulation license in Europe and licensed by the Ministry of Health for use in Vietnam. They have high sensitivity and specificity (Sensitivity 93.1% – Specificity 99.6%) and can generate test results in just 15 minutes.

Mr. Nguyen Quang Huan, Deputy of the 15th National Assembly, Binh Duong Province, Vice Chairman of Vietnam Association for Safe Water and Environment, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Halcom Vietnam JSC. said: “Hopefully these 20,000 kits will contribute promptly and effectively to epidemic prevention and control in Bau Bang district in particular, and Binh Duong province in general, and quickly prevent the source of disease spread to bring people back to “new normal life” soon. Although in the current situation, many businesses are also facing difficulties that affect their capital, supply chains and project development progress, but with the spirit of solidarity and mutual love, businesses still ready to share social responsibility, together with the epidemic-affected provinces, together with the Party, Government and people of the whole country to quickly control the pandemic and develop the economy to achieve the “dual goal” as the Resolution of the first session, the 15th National Assembly mentioned“.

Receiving the timely support of Halcom Vietnam, Mr. Vo Thanh Giau, Chairman of the People’s Committee of Bau Bang district, Binh Duong province would like to thank the company for supporting the people of Bau Bang district with this very meaningful gift, contributing The local part has well performed the epidemic prevention and control work.

Timely delivery of Vtrust Covid-19 Antigen Rapid Test kit to support Bau Bang district, Binh Duong province to prevent and control Covid-19 pandemic

Trước đó, Công ty CP Halcom Việt Nam cùng tập thể cán bộ, nhân viên đã đóng góp ngày lương ủng hộ 130 triệu đồng vào Quỹ phòng, chống dịch Covid-19 của UBTƯ Mặt trận Tổ quốc Việt Nam và MTTQ các cấp thành phố Hà Nội.

Previously, Halcom Vietnam JSC and their employees contributed 130 million VND to the Covid-19 Prevention and Control Fund of the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front and the Fatherland Front at all levels in Hanoi.

Là một doanh nghiệp tiên phong trong lĩnh vực đầu tư và tư vấn phát triển bền vững về hạ tầng – đô thị, Halcom Việt Nam luôn đồng hành với các hoạt động thiện nguyện, an sinh xã hội trên cả nước, hưởng ứng phong trào “Cả nước chung tay vì người nghèo – Không để ai bị bỏ lại phía sau” do MTTQ Việt Nam phát động và thực hiện nhằm hỗ trợ các gia đình chính sách, hộ nghèo, đồng bào bị thiệt hại do thiên tai, đồng bào dân tộc thiểu số. Công ty đã thực hiện các hoạt động hỗ trợ cộng đồng như hỗ trợ xây nhà đại đoàn kết tại Hậu Giang, xây điểm trường vùng cao tại Bắc Kạn, Tuyên Quang, thăm hỏi và hỗ trợ người dân vùng lũ Quảng Bình, Quảng Trị, tặng quà Tết, quà khuyến học tới các hộ dân và học sinh nghèo, gia đình chính sách… Công ty cũng sẽ tiếp tục đồng hành trong các hoạt động của cuộc chiến đấu chống dịch còn nhiều khó khăn, thách thức này.

As a pioneer company in the field of sustainable development investment and consulting on infrastructure – urban areas, Halcom Vietnam JSC. always accompanies charity and social security activities across the country. We participated in “The whole country for the poor – Noone is left behind”, which was launched and implemented by the Vietnam Fatherland Front to support policy families, poor households, people affected by natural disasters, compatriots and ethnic minority. The company has carried out community support activities such as supporting the construction of great solidarity houses in Hau Giang, building upland schools in Bac Kan, Tuyen Quang, visiting and supporting people in flood areas in Quang Binh and Quang Tri, giving Tet gifts and study promotional gifts to poor households and students, policy families, etc. The company will also continue to accompany in the activities of the fight against this difficult and challenging epidemic.

Source: Báo Đại Biểu Nhân Dân