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Lung transplant considered for ailing British COVID-19 patienticon
SOCIETY09/05/20200

Lung transplant considered for ailing British COVID-19 patient

The Ministry of Health (MoH) is considering a lung transplant for a British man infected with COVID-19, who was the 91st patient and also the most severe case in the country.

 
Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia April 11icon

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia April 11

SOCIETY
11/04/2020

On April 10 evening, two more cases of COVID-19 were reported in Vietnam, raising the total in the country to 257, according to the Ministry of Health.

National steering committee: Vietnam must remain vigilant in COVID-19 fighticon

National steering committee: Vietnam must remain vigilant in COVID-19 fight

POLITICS
08/04/2020

The spread of COVID-19 may have slowed in Vietnam but the country must remain on alert since it is still too early to confirm that the pandemic has been contained,

Number of COVID-19 cases in Vietnam reaches 245icon

Number of COVID-19 cases in Vietnam reaches 245

SOCIETY
07/04/2020

The Ministry of Health confirmed four more people positive for SARS-CoV-2 on late April 6, adding up to 245 cases of COVID-19 in Vietnam so far.

UNFPA assists Vietnam in COVID-19 prevention and controlicon

UNFPA assists Vietnam in COVID-19 prevention and control

SOCIETY
04/04/2020

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is providing Vietnam with hand sanitiser as support for the country in the fight against COVID-19.

Vingroup to produce ventilators, body thermometersicon

Vingroup to produce ventilators, body thermometers

SOCIETY
04/04/2020

Vingroup announced on April 3 that it would produce ventilators and body thermometers to serve the domestic market amid the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cases of COVID-19 in Vietnam rise to 194icon

Cases of COVID-19 in Vietnam rise to 194

SOCIETY
30/03/2020

Six more people have been confirmed to have contracted the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 on March 30 morning, and all of them are workers of the Truong Sinh Co. Ltd, which provides services for the Hanoi-based Bach Mai Hospital.

Seven new patients add up to 148 COVID-19 cases in Vietnamicon

Seven new patients add up to 148 COVID-19 cases in Vietnam

SOCIETY
26/03/2020

The number of COVID-19 cases in Vietnam has reached 148 after the Ministry of Health confirmed seven more cases, including five Vietnamese, one South African and one French, on March 26 morning.

Foreign visitors wander Hue streets without face masksicon

Foreign visitors wander Hue streets without face masks

PHOTOS
18/03/2020

Despite new regulations coming into force on March 16 making it mandatory for all people to wear face masks in public, many foreign visitors could still be spotted not wearing face masks when strolling along the streets of Hue.

Health Ministry announces 8 flights with passengers contracting COVID-19icon

Health Ministry announces 8 flights with passengers contracting COVID-19

SOCIETY
17/03/2020

The Ministry of Health on March 16 announced it has found eight flights with passengers on board contracting COVID-19.

Total COVID-19 cases in Vietnam now 61icon

Total COVID-19 cases in Vietnam now 61

SOCIETY
16/03/2020

The Ministry of Health on March 16 evening announced the latest case of COVID-19, the 61st, in the country.

Vietnam officially enters 2nd phase of COVID-19 fight: Deputy PMicon

Vietnam officially enters 2nd phase of COVID-19 fight: Deputy PM

SOCIETY
09/03/2020

Vietnam has officially entered the second phase of the fight against COVID-19 since the 17th case was detected two days ago, and this phase is even more difficult than the first one, but the country is ready to respond to any circumstance.

Vietnam confirms 20th COVID-19 caseicon

Vietnam confirms 20th COVID-19 case

SOCIETY
07/03/2020

Vietnam on March 7 afternoon reported two more COVID-19 infection cases related to a female patient named N.H.N confirmed to be infected with the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 a day earlier, said the Ministry of Health.

Vietnam now has 6 units to test SARS-CoV-2icon

Vietnam now has 6 units to test SARS-CoV-2

SOCIETY
27/02/2020

The Ministry of Health has decided to allow the Hue Central Policlinic and the HCM City Hospital of Tropical Diseases to perform tests for SARS-CoV-2 that causes the ravaging acute respiratory disease (coronavirus - COVID-19).

Khanh Hoa free from novel coronavirus outbreakicon

Khanh Hoa free from novel coronavirus outbreak

SOCIETY
27/02/2020

The south central coastal province of Khanh Hoa has gained coronavirus disease (COVID-19)-free status under the Ministry of Health’s Decision No.648/QD-BYT inked by Deputy Minister Do Xuan Tuyen on February 26.

About 30 labs in Vietnam capable of testing for COVID-19icon

About 30 labs in Vietnam capable of testing for COVID-19

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
25/02/2020

About 30 laboratories across Vietnam are capable of testing for COVID-19 at present, according to the Ministry of Health (MoH).

School year to be extended to the end of Juneicon

School year to be extended to the end of June

SOCIETY
24/02/2020

The 2019-2020 school year will be extended to the end of June, a month later than previous years after delays children faced going back to class at the beginning of the year due to fears of the acute respiratory disease COVID-19.

VN ministries set up TikTok account about COVID-19icon

VN ministries set up TikTok account about COVID-19

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
21/02/2020

The Ministry of Health and Ministry of Information and Communications have joined hands with TikTok to create an official account called @ICT_anti_nCoV that provides the latest information about COVID-19.