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Vietnam’s largest city to impose social distancing as COVID-19 cases skyrocketicon
SOCIETY30/05/20210

Vietnam’s largest city to impose social distancing as COVID-19 cases skyrocket

Ho Chi Minh City, the largest city in Vietnam, will take stronger measures to control the COVID-19 outbreak as soon as a social distancing order is due to come into effect as of 00.00hrs on May 31.

 
Huge influx of visitors leads Ba Ria-Vung Tau to suspend nonessential servicesicon

Huge influx of visitors leads Ba Ria-Vung Tau to suspend nonessential services

PHOTOS
02/05/2021

The Ba Ria-Vung Tau government has made a decision to suspend many nonessential services, including bars, pubs and karaoke parlors, until further notice, while the beach is crowded with tourists.

Hai Phong allows resuming of public activitiesicon

Hai Phong allows resuming of public activities

SOCIETY
05/03/2021

Hai Phong city, which borders the current largest COVID-19 hotbed of Hai Duong, has allowed a number of public activities and services to resume as the COVID-19 situation in the locality shows signs of easing.

Deputy PM requests limiting lockdown to smallest possible scaleicon

Deputy PM requests limiting lockdown to smallest possible scale

POLITICS
04/02/2021

Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam requested relevant agencies and localities to try to limit lockdown to the smallest possible scale during an online meeting of the National Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Control on February 3.

Quang Ninh's Cai Bau-Van Don under lockdown to prevent COVID-19 spreadicon

Quang Ninh's Cai Bau-Van Don under lockdown to prevent COVID-19 spread

SOCIETY
02/02/2021

Cai Bau island in Van Don district, Quang Ninh province has been put under temporary lockdown as from 0:00 on February 2 in order to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Lockdown over areas in HCM City lifted with no new COVID-19 cases detectedicon

Lockdown over areas in HCM City lifted with no new COVID-19 cases detected

SOCIETY
17/12/2020

The HCM City Centre for Disease Control on Wednesday lifted lockdown orders on several areas with a total of 148 households and 500 residents in the city after those suspected of exposure to COVID-19 patients tested negative for the virus.

COVID-19 travel ban means bitter separation for sweetheartsicon

COVID-19 travel ban means bitter separation for sweethearts

SOCIETY
16/08/2020

Travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic have separated couples around the world, many of whom are unsure when they will meet again.

Coronavirus: France announces significant lifting of restrictionsicon

Coronavirus: France announces significant lifting of restrictions

SOCIETY
15/06/2020

President Emmanuel Macron proclaims that France has won its "first victory" against coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Belgium's Prince Joachim fined for breaking Spain's lockdownicon

Coronavirus: Belgium's Prince Joachim fined for breaking Spain's lockdown

SOCIETY
11/06/2020

Prince Joachim, who contracted coronavirus days after arrived in Spain, has been fined €10,400.

Coronavirus: Lockdowns in Europe saved millions of livesicon

Coronavirus: Lockdowns in Europe saved millions of lives

SOCIETY
09/06/2020

The researchers say the death toll would have been "huge" without a lockdown.

Coronavirus: Italy's Conte offers hope as travel restrictions endicon

Coronavirus: Italy's Conte offers hope as travel restrictions end

SOCIETY
04/06/2020

Italy ends travel restrictions almost three months after lockdown measures began.

Coronavirus outbreak: Five ways Europe is easing lockdownicon

Coronavirus outbreak: Five ways Europe is easing lockdown

SOCIETY
26/05/2020

Jogging in a Madrid park, having a Czech beer, taking a Greek ferry - Europe is opening up more.

Covid-19 pandemic: Policy responses to stop shutdownsicon

Covid-19 pandemic: Policy responses to stop shutdowns

FEATURE
25/05/2020

The pandemic and the healthcare crisis it triggers have ignited an economic storm in many countries. If the economic turbulence is not managed well, it will lead to a financial crisis and/or a debt crisis. 

Coronavirus: Austrian president 'sorry' for breaking lockdown rulesicon

Coronavirus: Austrian president 'sorry' for breaking lockdown rules

POLITICS
25/05/2020

President Van der Bellen stayed at a Vienna restaurant beyond the mandated closing time of 23:00.

Vietnamese retail to be at heart of post-pandemic recoveryicon

Vietnamese retail to be at heart of post-pandemic recovery

BUSINESS
24/05/2020

If the Vietnamese economy is able to successfully enjoy a rapid economic recovery following the conclusion of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the retail industry will be one of the driving factors in this revival process.

Coronavirus: Dallas hair salon owner jailed for week for defying lockdownicon

Coronavirus: Dallas hair salon owner jailed for week for defying lockdown

SOCIETY
07/05/2020

Shelley Luther told a Texas judge feeding her children was not selfish, but he jailed her for a week.

Vietnam fulfills promise to remain a safe destinationicon

Vietnam fulfills promise to remain a safe destination

FEATURE
05/05/2020

Vietnam puts safety of its citizens and visitors the first and foremost, even at the cost of economic interest.

HCMC puts apartment building under lockdown over fears of Covid-19 spreadicon

HCMC puts apartment building under lockdown over fears of Covid-19 spread

SOCIETY
01/05/2020

An apartment building at 1A-1B on Nguyen Dinh Chieu Street in HCMC’s District 1 has been locked down after a recovered coronavirus patient who lives there retested positive.