HCM City suspends non-essential services from 12am on February 9

Facing the complicated situation of the Covid -19 epidemic, HCM City Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong has ordered temporary closure of establishments providing non-essential services in the city as from 12am on February 9 until further notice.

TP.HCM tạm dừng các dịch vụ không thiết yếu từ 12h ngày 9/2

Ho Chi Minh City Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong

Accordingly, as of 12am on February 9, all cultural, sports, entertainment activities will be halted; beauty salons, karaoke parlous, discotheques, pubs, bars, pubs, beer clubs, massage parlous, game centers and wedding centers will be closed.

The operation of tea rooms, theaters, movie theaters, sports facilities, fitness and yoga centers will be halted.

Religious rituals and activities gathering 20 or more people at religious establishments and worship houses will not be held.

Petroleum stations, shops selling essential goods, pharmaceuticals and medical examination and treatment establishments can operate normally, but have to fully abide by the regulations of the health authority.

TP.HCM tạm dừng các dịch vụ không thiết yếu từ 12h ngày 9/2

Pubs, discotheques, karaoke and massage parlous in the city will be temporarily closed for the prevention of Covid-19 pandemic.

The decision is effective from 12am on February 9 until the local authorities issue new announcement.

In addition, for the flower street and Tet book street on Nguyen Hue road, the organizers are not allowed to hold the opening ceremony but the sites can open from 8:00 to 17:00 every day.

 

Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong also asked the local agencies to strictly punish those who do not wear masks in public.

TP.HCM tạm dừng các dịch vụ không thiết yếu từ 12h ngày 9/2

An area under blockade in Ho Chi Minh City

On February 8, Ho Chi Minh City recorded 25 more Covid-19 cases. These cases were related to 5 patients who are baggage handlers at Tan Son Nhat airport.

The city has blocked 18 places related to these five patients.

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24 positive cases related to four Tan Son Nhat airport’s baggage handlers reported

24 positive cases related to four Tan Son Nhat airport’s baggage handlers reported

Related to the four latest cases of Covid-19 in HCM City, who are baggage handlers at Tan Son Nhat airport, 24 people are reported to be positive to SARS-CoV-2, said Dr. Nguyen Tri Dung, Director of HCMC Center for Disease Control.

HCM City: Quiet coach station, airport several days before Tet

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Different from the previous years, HCM City’s Mien Dong coach station and Tan Son Nhat International Airport have been very quiet these days due to impacts of the ongoing Covid-19 outbreaks.

 
 

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