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Over 660 foreigners in HCMC’s District 7 vaccinated against Covid-19

More than 660 foreigners aged 18-70 who are living in the HCMC’s District 7 received shots of AstraZeneca and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines in Tan Phong and Tan Phu wards on August 5.

Inside Hanoi’s first 'field hospital' for covid-19 vaccination

Trinh Hoai Duc Gymnasium in Dong Da district has become a vaccination site. This is one of 10 vaccination sites organized under the model of a "field hospital" in the capital city.

HCM City deploys 1,200 vaccination teams, aims for 200 shots per team daily

HCM City has deployed 1,200 vaccination teams that will provide 200 shots per team each day, according to the city People's Committee.  

Mobile Covid-19 vaccination teams begin working in Ho Chi Minh City

Thu Duc City in Ho Chi Minh City has launched a mobile vaccination team for people in quarantine and blockade areas and places where it is difficult to approach.

HCMC to launch in-home vaccination program

Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong said that the city will organize a mobile program to inject Covid-19 vaccines to the individuals.

Trade Ministry wants provinces to add drivers to vaccination priority list

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has issued an urgent dispatch to provinces and cities proposing they add workers active in the logistics and transport sectors to the priority list to receive the Covid-19 vaccination.

PM urges vaccination priority for HCM City

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has called on cities and provinces to prioritise vaccination of people living in Covid-19 hotspots like HCM City and provinces with a large number of industrial parks.

French citizens vaccinated against COVID-19 in Vietnam

Green-lighted by the Vietnamese Government, the French Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City on July 29 began vaccinating French nationals living in the southern city and regional localities at France-Vietnam Hospital.

Older people, people with underlying health conditions pleased about vaccinations

Waiting for their turn to have their health checked and vaccinated, people aged 65 and over and those with underlying health conditions in HCMC said they were pleased that the State cared for their health.

Ho Chi Minh City to vaccinate people after 6pm

To speed up mass vaccinations, Ho Chi Minh City will vaccinate its people after 6pm, even though local people are banned from going out from 6pm to 6am.

Hanoi begins largest Covid-19 vaccination campaign

Hanoi has started to administer Covid-19 vaccines to people at health centers of districts and towns.

2,500 doctors give remote consultancy to Covid-19 patients nationwide

The ‘Thay thuoc dong hanh’ (Companion physicians) network has mobilized 2,500 doctors and nurses nationwide to give advice to Covid-19 patients who cannot go to medical units.

HCM City: 171,000 Covid-19 vaccine doses given so far in 5th phase of vaccination drive

HCM City Vice Chairman Duong Anh Duc has said that in the 5th phase of Covid-19 vaccination campaign, the city has administered 170,177 vaccine doses.

HCM City prioritises vaccinations for persons aged over 65, those with chronic diseases

People aged 65 and above and those with underlying health conditions in Ho Chi Minh City are on the priority list for vaccination against COVID-19 in the fifth phase of its inoculation drive, which is set to begin on July 22.

Covid-19 fatality rate in Vietnam lower than rest of world

Vietnam as of July 10 had reported 26,608 Covid-19 infection cases and 110 deaths.

How to register for your COVID-19 vaccine for Vietnamese and foreigners

Vietnamese nationals and foreigners can now register online for COVID-19 vaccines, according to Nguyen Truong Nam, Deputy Head of the Information Technology Department of the Ministry of Health.

HCMC to mobilize manpower, materials for coronavirus fight: Secretary

Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen said the city will mobilize its uttermost manpower, materials for the fight against Covid-19.


COVID-19: With 607 new cases, infection tally hits 28,470 in Vietnam

Vietnam confirmed an additional 606 locally transmitted and one imported cases over the past six hours, raising its tally of infections to 28,470, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in its 06,00am COVID-19 update on July 11.


Vietnam records another 356 domestic COVID-19 cases

Vietnam logged 360 new COVID-19 infections, including 356 domestic and four imported cases, in the past six hours to 6pm on July 4, the Ministry of Health (MoH) announced.

Vietnam offers free vaccinations, considers paid vaccinations after reaching herd immunity

Along with free vaccinations for priority groups, the Ministry of Health (MOH) is planning to activate the expanded program on immunization (free of charge) and the vaccination that requires payment.