COVID-19 pandemic

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Lessons from the Covid-19 'tsunami' in Indiaicon
FEATURE20 hours ago0

Lessons from the Covid-19 'tsunami' in India

Proactively protecting yourself, going out only when absolutely necessary, fulfilling medical declarations, strictly following the 5K message, and installing the Covid-19 tracking app Bluezone are the best ways to prevent the spread of Covid-19. 

 
Testing key to defeating fourth wave of COVID-19: Health Ministericon

Testing key to defeating fourth wave of COVID-19: Health Minister

SOCIETY
11/05/2021

With the highly contagious UK and Indian variants of COVID-19 detected in Vietnam, testing must be considered one of the most important parts of the fight against the pandemic, Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long said.

One imported, 16 domestic cases of COVID-19 documented on May 10 afternoonicon

One imported, 16 domestic cases of COVID-19 documented on May 10 afternoon

SOCIETY
10/05/2021

Vietnam recorded 17 new cases of COVID-19 over the past six hours to 6pm on May 10, including 16 domestically-transmitted infections, the Ministry of Health said.

Noi Bai airport deserted amid new Covid-19 spreadicon

Noi Bai airport deserted amid new Covid-19 spread

SOCIETY
10/05/2021

Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi has become deserted amid the country’s new Covid-19 outbreak.

31 new local COVID-19 cases confirmedicon

31 new local COVID-19 cases confirmed

SOCIETY
10/05/2021

Thirty-one new COVID-19 local cases and one imported case were reported on Monday afternoon, including a one-year-old child.

Vietnam records 78 domestic COVID-19 cases on May 10 morningicon

Vietnam records 78 domestic COVID-19 cases on May 10 morning

SOCIETY
10/05/2021

Eighty new COVID-19 cases were confirmed on May 10 morning, including 78 domestic infections and two imported, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said.

PM holds emergency online conference on COVID-19 controlicon

PM holds emergency online conference on COVID-19 control

POLITICS
10/05/2021

PM Pham Minh Chinh on May 9 held an urgent video conference with the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, relevant ministries and agencies, and six provinces along the southwestern border, 

Vietnam reports 65 new domestically-transmitted COVID-19 casesicon

Vietnam reports 65 new domestically-transmitted COVID-19 cases

SOCIETY
08/05/2021

Vietnam recorded 78 new COVID-19 cases, including 65 domestically-transmitted infections and 13 imported, in the past 12 hours to 6pm on May 8, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said.

Schools adapt to ensure completion of exams after pandemic spikeicon

Schools adapt to ensure completion of exams after pandemic spike

SOCIETY
08/05/2021

Nguyen Xuan Thanh, director of the Secondary Education Department under the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) spoke about online learning and examinations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Highest priority now lies on COVID-19 prevention, control: PMicon

Highest priority now lies on COVID-19 prevention, control: PM

POLITICS
08/05/2021

The highest priority at this time is to fight COVID-19 and deal with its consequences in order to ensure security and safety as well as the public’s health, and complete the set dual goals, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said on May 7.

Vietnam detects 40 domestically-transmitted COVID-19 casesicon

Vietnam detects 40 domestically-transmitted COVID-19 cases

SOCIETY
08/05/2021

Vietnam recorded 46 new COVID-19 infections, including 40 domestic and six imported cases, in the past 12 hours to 6pm on May 7, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said.

V.League 1 matches postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemicicon

V.League 1 matches postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
07/05/2021

All of this week’s V.League 1 matches have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Warning of loopholes in Covid-19 testing in Vietnamicon

Warning of loopholes in Covid-19 testing in Vietnam

FEATURE
06/05/2021

Experts said that it is necessary to carefully consider the sample collecting techniques used for Covid-19 tests.

Hanoi raises COVID-19 alert following new infectionsicon

Hanoi raises COVID-19 alert following new infections

SOCIETY
06/05/2021

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Chu Ngoc Anh has ordered drastically implementing COVID-19 prevention and control measures amid the complex and unexpected developments of the pandemic.

Vietnamese returnees by road to get quarantine fee supporticon

Vietnamese returnees by road to get quarantine fee support

SOCIETY
06/05/2021

Vietnam will support quarantine fees for its citizens who return from neighbouring countries by road.

Several officials face discipline for allegedly causing Covid-19 transmission in Ha Namicon

Several officials face discipline for allegedly causing Covid-19 transmission in Ha Nam

SOCIETY
06/05/2021

The provincial government of Ha Nam has decided to file charges against a case causing Covid-19 transmission in the province’s Quan Nhan Hamlet, Dao Ly Commune, Ly Nhan District, 

More than 100 people fined for not wearing face masks in Hanoiicon

More than 100 people fined for not wearing face masks in Hanoi

SOCIETY
05/05/2021

Hanoi has to tighten the enforcement of quarantine procedure to prevent the spreading of novel coronavirus.

Vietnam backs reconciliation, economic development efforts in Bosnia-Herzegovinaicon

Vietnam backs reconciliation, economic development efforts in Bosnia-Herzegovina

VIETNAM & WORLD
05/05/2021

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations, voiced Vietnam’s support for reconciliation and economic development efforts in Bosnia and Herzegovina