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Being stranded here due to Covid-19: Not really bad

The story about a French visitor getting stuck in Vietnam during the Covid-19 pandemic who had to sell local snacks to earn a living went viral before Tet, the Lunar New Year. 

Measures praised by foreigners

As countries around the world get to grips with flattening the curve of the coronavirus outbreak, Vietnam sits alongside other Asian nations in receiving plaudits for their handling of the crisis in the last few months.

Foreigners to bear costs of Covid-19 treatment in Vietnam: PM

Ideas suggest that Vietnam should not offer free treatment for foreigners as it will cause financial burden.

Covid-19: Vietnam reports 33rd case

Vietnam has reported two more cases of Covid-19 infection, including a British man and a Vietnamese woman who returned from London.

Close to 8.5 million foreigners visit Vietnam in first half

Close to 8.5 million foreigners visited Vietnam in the first half of this year, a rise of 7.5 percent year on year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO) on June 28.

American man fined for disorderly conduct in Da Nang

 VietNamNet Bridge – The police of Thanh Khe District in Da Nang city have charged an American man with disturbing public order and willfully caused injuries to others.

The "black dollar" trap

 VietNamNet Bridge - According to an official of the Ministry of Public Security, the so-called "black dollar" trap, also known as the "dollar witch" appeared for the first time in Hanoi in 1998.

Nosey Parkers

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