HCM City, neighbouring provinces allow inter-provincial travel of workers, experts

HCM City and its neighbouring provinces of Binh Duong, Tay Ninh, Dong Nai and Long An have reached an agreement on the travelling of workers and experts between the five localities.

HCM City, neighbouring provinces allow inter-provincial travel of workers, experts
A checkpoint bordering HCM City at Long An Province’s Ben Luc District. — VNA/VNS Photo

Vo Van Minh, chairman of Binh Duong Province’s People’s Committee, said on Wednesday that it agreed with a proposal from the HCM City’s People’s Committee, allowing enterprises to transport workers and experts by company cars between HCM City and four localities.

Eligible commuters are people who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or recovered from COVID-19 and have a negative Covid-19 test certificate within the previous 72 hours.

Only workers from Thuan An and Di An towns in Binh Duong Province are allowed to commute to HCM City’s Thu Duc City and vice versa by motorbikes.

Dong Nai and Tay Ninh provinces backed the HCM City’s proposal. Workers and experts travelling by personal vehicles are currently restricted from entering these two provinces.

Enterprises must transport their labourers to prevent COVID-19 from spreading to industrial parks, according to Tay Ninh Province authorities.

 

Nguyen Tan Tai, director of the province’s Department of Transport, said drivers and commuters must be vaccinated or recover from COVID-19 within the last six months, and have a negative Covid-19 test certificate within 72 hours.

Meanwhile, Long An Province allow experts and labourers to use their personal vehicles to travel from HCM City and other provinces to Long An.

The provincial People’s Committee said the Departments of Transport of HCM City and four neighbouring provinces should reduce procedures needed to issue certificates to vehicles transporting workers and experts between these localities. 

Source: Vietnam News 

HCM City on the first day of the new normal

HCM City on the first day of the new normal

On the first day of easing social distancing measures, HCM City streets were crowded as people flocked to the road to do daily activities that had been suspended for nearly four months.

Traveling between provinces: some open doors, others keep closed

Traveling between provinces: some open doors, others keep closed

As some provinces have gained initial achievements in controlling Covid-19, they now are allowing people with negative rapid testing results to enter the provinces.

 
 

Other News

.
Hanoi: mobile clinics to treat mild Covid cases
Hanoi: mobile clinics to treat mild Covid cases
FEATUREicon  18/11/2021 

Hanoi has changed its view about the treatment of positive Covid cases and the home quarantine of their close contacts.

Pandemic worsens preterm birth challenges in Vietnam
Pandemic worsens preterm birth challenges in Vietnam
SOCIETYicon  18/11/2021 

According to UNICEF, preterm birth is the leading cause of death in children under five. It is estimated that 17,000 children die within their first 28 days and 103,500 babies are born preterm annually in Vietnam.

Japan, RoK, Taiwan welcome back Vietnamese guest workers
Japan, RoK, Taiwan welcome back Vietnamese guest workers
SOCIETYicon  18/11/2021 

Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan (China) have announced their plans to resume the reception of Vietnamese labourers from November as many foreign labour markets have reopened after the COVID-19 pandemic is basically controlled.

Hanoi sets up five treatment facilities to treat COVID-19 patients with mild symptoms
Hanoi sets up five treatment facilities to treat COVID-19 patients with mild symptoms
SOCIETYicon  18/11/2021 

Hanoi has set up five centres to quarantine and treat COVID-19 patients with mild symptoms in five districts with a total of 1,150 beds from Wednesday (November 17).

Eighteen infants mistakenly vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine are in a stable condition
Eighteen infants mistakenly vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine are in a stable condition
SOCIETYicon  18/11/2021 

Eighteen infants who were mistakenly inoculated with COVID-19 vaccines in Quoc Oai District, Hanoi are in stable conditions two weeks after the shots, according to Saint-Paul Hospital.

Vietnam ranks sixth among int’l students studying in US
Vietnam ranks sixth among int’l students studying in US
SOCIETYicon  18/11/2021 

Vietnam remains the sixth leading country of origin for all international higher education students in the US, with 21,631 students studying at American institutions in the academic year 2020-2021.

Hanoi engulfed in drizzle and fog
Hanoi engulfed in drizzle and fog
SOCIETYicon  18/11/2021 

On Wednesday morning, Hanoi was engulfed in drizzle and fog. The air quality index registered at a bad level.

Breakthrough awaited after Education Minister’s speech
Breakthrough awaited after Education Minister’s speech
FEATUREicon  18/11/2021 

Minister of Education and Training Nguyen Kim Son, when answering inquiries before the National Assembly, said his ministry is promoting an overall strategy on digital transformation in the educational sector.

HCM City allows bars, cinemas to reopen in low-risk districts
HCM City allows bars, cinemas to reopen in low-risk districts
SOCIETYicon  17/11/2021 

HCM City authorities have allowed venues like bars, cinemas and massage parlors to resume full operation in districts of alert level 1, 2, 3 except areas of alert level 4 under a temporary decision issued on November 15.

Hoa Binh promotes development of high-quality human resources
Hoa Binh promotes development of high-quality human resources
SOCIETYicon  14/10/2021 

In the current context of globalization and international economic integration, the development of high-quality human resources has always been highlighted by the authorities of Hoa Binh province.

VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES NOVEMBER 17
VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES NOVEMBER 17
SOCIETYicon  17/11/2021 

ACI extends Airport Health Accreditation for Noi Bai airport

HCM City sets up temporary hospitals to treat moderately ill COVID-19 patients
HCM City sets up temporary hospitals to treat moderately ill COVID-19 patients
SOCIETYicon  16/11/2021 

Ho Chi Minh City has established eight temporary hospitals with nearly 300 beds each to treat moderately ill COVID-19 patients and people with underlying medical conditions as the number of COVID-19 cases rises.

Govt wants public funding for all North-South expy subprojects
Govt wants public funding for all North-South expy subprojects
SOCIETYicon  16/11/2021 

The Government on November 15 suggested that the National Assembly (NA) approve public funding for all 12 subprojects of the 729-kilometer North-South expressway project in the 2021-2025 period.

Bui Vien ‘western street’ no longer flashy or noisy
Bui Vien ‘western street’ no longer flashy or noisy
SOCIETYicon  17/11/2021 

Hu tieu (noodle soup), milk tea, broken rice, snails and fried fish balls – the common dishes of Vietnamese – are being sold at shops on HCM City’s Bui Vien Street.

Millions of overseas Vietnamese to celebrate Tet in Vietnam if int'l air routes reopen
Millions of overseas Vietnamese to celebrate Tet in Vietnam if int'l air routes reopen
FEATUREicon  17/11/2021 

Millions of overseas Vietnamese want to fly to Vietnam to celebrate Tet but international commercial flights have not resumed and few “rescue” flights exist.

Buddhist temples nationwide to ring bell to commemorate COVID-19 dead victims on November 19
Buddhist temples nationwide to ring bell to commemorate COVID-19 dead victims on November 19
SOCIETYicon  16/11/2021 

Buddhist temples and establishments across the country will ring the bell, lit candles, offer incense and pray for those who died from COVID-19 at 8pm on November 19, in coordination with a national requiem for the dead victims of the coronavirus.

Localities concentrate on Covid-19 patient treatment at home
Localities concentrate on Covid-19 patient treatment at home
SOCIETYicon  16/11/2021 

Many localities in the Central Highlands and the Southern regions such as Dak Lak, Gia Lai, Ba Ria- Vung Tau, Tay Ninh, Dong Nai, Bac Lieu, Ca Mau, Dong Thap continued to record the Covid-19 infection surge on November 14.

HCM City proposes financial support for preschool teachers, students
HCM City proposes financial support for preschool teachers, students
SOCIETYicon  16/11/2021 

The HCM City Department of Education and Training has proposed financial support for preschool teachers and students, with aid to be given first to preschools located near industrial parks and export processing zones where many workers live.

HCM City schools prepare to welcome students back
HCM City schools prepare to welcome students back
SOCIETYicon  16/11/2021 

Most schools in HCM City are now ready to accept students back, and are making vital preparations to reopen after the months-long closure due to COVID-19.

Sixteen provinces begin vaccinating children against Covid
Sixteen provinces begin vaccinating children against Covid
SOCIETYicon  16/11/2021 

Sixteen cities and provinces are beginning vaccinating children aged between 12 and 17 against Covid-19, according to the Ministry of Health.

 
 
 
Leave your comment on an article

OR QUICK LOGIN