PM calls on citizens to use Covid-19 tracking app 20:00 | 14/08/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Friday called on every citizen using smart phones to install Bluezone to help front-liners contain the Covid-19 pandemic.
VN confirms 18 new Covid-19 cases, patient tally rises to 929 18:20 | 14/08/2020
VGP - The National Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control confirmed 18 new Covid-19 cases this afternoon, bringing the patient tally to 929.
Over 180 citizens repatriated from Equatorial Guinea exit quarantine facility 17:18 | 14/08/2020

VGP – All 183 Vietnamese citizens brought home from Equatorial Guinea on July 29 were allowed to return to their families this morning after testing negative for Covid-19 at least three times, following half a month under medical quarantine.

National Steering Committee calls for moving up alert levels against Covid-19 16:00 | 14/08/2020
VGP – The National Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control on Friday called for moving up alert levels and strictly implementing measures to co-exist safely with Covid-19.
More than 340 Vietnamese citizens fly home from Angola 15:36 | 14/08/2020

VGP – The Vietnamese Embassy in Angola and national flag carrier Viet Nam Airlines worked with the Angolan side to repatriate 340 Vietnamese citizens from the African country, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

One more Covid-19-related death reported in Da Nang 11:59 | 14/08/2020

VGP – A 61-year-old woman in Da Nang City’s Hoa Vang District became the 21st fatality related to SARS-CoV-2 in Viet Nam, reported Nguyen Trong Khoa, deputy head of the Ministry of Health’s special permanent division for Covid-19 fight in the city on August 14 morning.

VN confirms six new Covid-19 cases, total reaches 911 08:33 | 14/08/2020
VGP – The National Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control confirmed six new Covid-19 cases, raising the country’s patient tally7 to 911.
VN confirms 22 new Covid-19 cases, patient tally reaches 905 18:38 | 13/08/2020
VGP – The National Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control confirmed 22 new Covid-19 cases this afternoon, taking the country’s patient tally to 905.
Nearly 240 Vietnamese citizens in Malaysia repatriated 16:40 | 13/08/2020

VGP – A Vietjet Air flight carrying nearly 240 Vietnamese citizens in Malaysia landed at Cam Ranh International Airport in Khanh Hoa Province on August 13, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

Twelve more patients in Quang Nam, Da Nang cleared of Covid-19, total recovered patients rise to 421 15:18 | 13/08/2020

VGP – Two Covid-19 patients in Quang Nam Province and 10 patients in Da Nang City were declared clear of the virus on August 13, bringing the total number of recoveries in Viet Nam to 421, making up 47.7%.