July 30, 2021 | 09:22
The healthcare sector is preparing guidance and scenarios for the pandemic fight in line with the government’s directions, with testing and treatment capacity in the focus. Nguyen Thanh Long, Minister of Health, spoke to Binh Nguyen about the ministry’s preparations for worst-case scenarios.
July 29, 2021 | 19:19
Vietnam is attempting to ensure a sufficient supply of COVID-19 vaccines as soon as possible, with locally-made Nano Covax hopefully getting the thumps-up to be approved for emergency use, and therefore easing the reliance on overseas imports.
July 29, 2021 | 19:18
Dutch Lady from FrieslandCampina is boosting its social community-oriented activities by presenting milk to medical staff and those in isolation.
July 29, 2021 | 14:28
Various initiatives have been launched to ease the shortages of food and essential products in Ho Chi Minh City.
July 29, 2021 | 13:54
Not knowing how to pay for their next meals has become a real fear for many freelance workers in Hanoi as the city has tightened its social restrictions and halted all indoor food and beverage establishments, as well as all non-essential services, after the discovery of new outbreaks.
July 29, 2021 | 11:44
Despite positive results in the first half of 2021, textile and garment businesses are facing enormous challenges to maintain their manufacturing activities during a social distancing period in the south.
July 28, 2021 | 09:42
The World Bank and the COVAX global vaccine distribution programme introduced a new financing mechanism to accelerate COVID-19 vaccine supply.
July 27, 2021 | 10:08
Vietnam confirmed an additional 2,764 COVID-19 cases, including two imported, in the past 12 hours to 6am on July 27, raising the national total to 109,111, according to the Ministry of Health.
July 26, 2021 | 19:12
Since evening July 26, people in Ho Chi Minh City are banned to go out from 6pm to 6am the next morning. All activities are temporarily suspended, except for emergencies.
July 26, 2021 | 15:07
China reported 76 new coronavirus cases on Monday, the highest daily rise since January, including 40 domestic transmissions prompting authorities to test millions in eastern Jiangsu province.
July 26, 2021 | 10:49
The second lot in the latest batch of over 3 million doses of COVID-19 Moderna vaccine granted by the US through the COVAX Facility was handed over to Vietnam late July 25.
July 26, 2021 | 10:44
Ho Chi Minh City CDC will grant more than 5,000 doses of Moderna vaccine to Vingroup, while local authorities reaffirmed its importance in pandemic response.
July 26, 2021 | 10:33
Operations at Tho Quang Fishing Port will be suspended for seven days to disinfect the area and carry out pandemic prevention measures.
July 26, 2021 | 10:24
An additional 2,708 COVID-19 infections, including four imported cases, were reported in Vietnam between 7pm on July 25 and 6am on July 26, according to the Ministry of Health.
July 25, 2021 | 22:24
The US has delivered three million life-saving doses of the Moderna mRNA vaccine through the COVAX Facility to assist Vietnam in its fight against COVID-19.