April 13, 2022 | 14:42
Children aged 5-11 in Vietnam’s northern province of Quang Ninh will get the first shots of COVID-19 vaccines on April 14, and then those across Vietnam from next week, according to the Ministry of Health.
March 21, 2022 | 21:01
Vietnam reported 131,713 new COVID-19 cases, including four imported infections, on March 21.
January 13, 2022 | 16:37
Ho Chi Minh City plans to complete the vaccination of people at risk from COVID-19 by January 20 while pressing on with rapid testing for this group.
December 20, 2021 | 07:43
Vietnam aims to increase the coverage of full COVID-19 vaccination to over 95 per cent of the adult population by the end of December.
October 20, 2021 | 11:19
Thailand’s southern region has become a COVID-19 epicentre, with a surge in the numbers of cases and fatalities
October 07, 2021 | 22:56
Malaysia has struck a deal with US drug maker Merck & Co to buy 150,000 courses of its experimental antiviral pill, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said on October 7, joining other Asian countries in a rush to secure supplies.
October 04, 2021 | 16:07
Thailand began a vaccination drive targeting children from 12 to 17 with the aim of inoculating 5.4 million students in the country in preparation for the reopening of educational institutions in November.
October 01, 2021 | 14:34
A decision on the opening of Malaysia’s borders to foreign tourists will only be determined after the country moves into the COVID-19 endemic phase, according to the national news agency Bernama.
September 22, 2021 | 11:22
As vaccination drives are being stepped up, Southeast Asian nations are gradually loosening anti-pandemic measures, including resuming tourism activities.
September 05, 2021 | 16:54
During a visit to the Samsung factory in Thai Nguyen, the corporation and the prime minister exchanged promises to foster each other's growth on the long-term.
August 03, 2021 | 14:26
FV Hospital requested permission from the Minister of Health to administer 10,000 doses of vaccine a day and collect fees for COVID-19 vaccination services.
July 10, 2021 | 22:21
Vietnam on July 10 officially launched its nationwide COVID-19 vaccination campaign for all people aged over 18, making it the largest-ever campaign.
July 08, 2021 | 08:00
After long sanitary restrictions and shutdowns, there is finally light at the end of the tunnel.
June 19, 2021 | 15:05
Japfa Vietnam has presented over $1 million to the national COVID-19 vaccine fund to accelerate vaccination and economic recovery in Vietnam.
May 06, 2021 | 18:27
The minister and deputy ministers of health, as well as department heads received their COVID-19 shots on May 6.