HCMC to monitor people with flu symptoms
All people visiting drugstores to buy medicine for fever, coughing and sore throats will have to provide personal information for monitoring.
Vietnam records 116 new Covid-19 community cases
The Health Ministry confirmed 117 Covid-19 cases in Monday night, including 116 community tranmissions and an imported one.
Vietnam records 117 new Covid-19 cases
The Health Ministry confirmed 117 new Covid-19 cases Monday night - 116 community transmissions and one imported – in seven localities.
Personal data leak affects thousands of Vietnamese
A recent online data leak revealing 17 GB worth of Vietnamese identity card information has allegedly been connected to digital currency platform Pi Network.
France aids Mekong River monitoring program
The French government has granted 1.5 million euros ($1.82 million) to the Mekong River Commission (MRC) to improve and expand its river monitoring program.
Vietnam records 28 more local Covid-19 cases
Vietnam recorded 28 new Covid-19 community cases in northern provinces Monday noon.
Da Nang suspends taxis, delivery services
Da Nang has suspended cars and motorbikes from transporting passengers and delivery services starting Monday amid rising coronavirus concerns.
34-year-old Covid patient dies in Hanoi
Vietnam confirmed its 37th Covid-19 death Monday as a 34-year-old man succumbed to Covid complications and other conditions including brain injury in Hanoi.
Vietnam receives 1.7 mln AstraZeneca vaccine doses under Covax scheme
The second batch of nearly 1.7 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine under the Covax facility reached Hanoi Sunday.
HCMC to launch 11 anti-flooding projects this year
Work on 11 projects to build and upgrade water drainage systems in Ho Chi Minh City is expected to start in the second and third quarters of this year.
Vietnam reports six more domestic infections
The Health Ministry on Sunday noon confirmed six new domestic Covid-19 infections, all having been put in quarantine zones.
Separation of arrivals from high-risk countries and other Covid quarantine measures
Vietnam could segregate Covid-19 quarantine facilities for people coming from high-risk places and use technology to reduce the risk of transmission, international experts suggest.
State firm sacks director for flouting Covid regulations
The director of a Hanoi state-owned construction firm was dismissed Saturday for failing to isolate himself after visiting Covid-hit areas.
HCMC checkpoints operate at full capacity to keep Covid-19 at bay
Gateways around Ho Chi Minh City now operate around the clock in a bid to prevent the entry of Covid-19.
Vietnam records 129 new Covid community transmissions
The Health Ministry confirmed 129 local Covid-19 cases in Hanoi, Da Nang and several northern provinces Saturday night, raising the infection tally in its fourth coronavirus wave to 953.
Illegal entrant faces probe for spreading coronavirus to community
Police in the northern province of Hai Duong are considering opening criminal investigation into a coronavirus patient for spreading the disease after entering the country illegally.
State firm suspends director for flouting Covid regulations
The director of a Hanoi state-owned construction firm was suspended Friday for failing to isolate himself after visiting Covid-hit areas.
$97-mln upgrade proposed for Mekong Delta highway linking to Cambodia
National Highway 62 running through Long An Province should be renovated to shorten the journey from Ho Chi Mih City to Mekong Delta and the Cambodian border.
Vingroup school chain offers free Covid-19 tests for students
In a first for the country, the Vinschool chain will offer free Covid-19 tests for all its 31,600 students starting Saturday.
Vietnam records 60 more Covid-19 cases
The Ministry of Health confirmed 60 new Covid-19 patients Friday evening, including 59 local cases and an imported one.
Science commercialization guidebook for Vietnam to be released via Australian program
A science commercialization guidebook for Vietnamese universities and research institutions would be announced next Tuesday, the Australian Embassy in Vietnam said.
Hanoi dismantles four cryptocurrency trading floors
Police in Hanoi have terminated four floors trading digital and foreign currencies as well as gold illegally for the purpose of committing fraud.
52 Chinese deported from HCMC for illegal entry
Fifty-two illegal Chinese entrants were deported from Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday, local police said.
Vietnam records 16 more local Covid-19 cases
Vietnam has recorded 16 more local Covid-19 cases Friday noon, all contained within quarantine zones.
WHO reviewing Vietnam proposal to produce mRNA Covid-19 vaccines
The World Health Organization (WHO) said it was reviewing a proposal by an unidentified vaccine manufacturer in Vietnam to become an mRNA-based Covid-19 vaccine technology hub in the country.
Da Nang bans gatherings of more than five
Da Nang has banned gatherings of more than five in public and outside of offices and schools in its latest move against coronavirus spread.
Da Nang bans gatherings of more than 5 people
Da Nang has banned gatherings of more than five people in public and outside of offices and schools as part of efforts to contain Covid-19.
Vietnam records 29 more domestic Covid-19 cases
The Health Ministry announced Friday morning that 29 new Covid-19 patients have been recorded in areas that have been isolated.
PM supports increased budget retention for HCMC
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said Thursday he supports a proposal to allow HCMC to retain 23 percent of its budget revenues for implementing its own development programs.
Coronavirus mutants, socioeconomic disparities pose endemic threat: experts
Experts warn that new novel coronavirus variants pose an ‘endemic threat’ to low- and middle-income countries, where access to vaccines is limited.