More than 240 Vietnamese citizens in Singapore repatriated 16:37 | 11/07/2020

VGP – A special flight carrying more than 240 Vietnamese citizens from Singapore landed at the Da Nang International Airport on Saturday, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

British COVID-19 patient discharged from hospital, set to return home tonight 15:54 | 11/07/2020

VGP – The 43-year old British pilot, one of the most critically ill COVID-19 patients in Viet Nam, was discharged from hospital on July 11 and is expected to fly back to the UK later the same day.

One more foreign COVID-19 infection case confirmed, total rises to 370 12:32 | 11/07/2020

VGP – One Serbian specialist has been confirmed the latest COVID-19 case in Viet Nam, raising the patient tally to 370, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control reported Saturday morning.

More than 340 citizens fly home from the US 09:07 | 10/07/2020
VGP – A Viet Nam Airlines flight carrying 346 citizens from the US landed at Noi Bai International Airport on July 9, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
VN calls for implementation of Mekong-Japan Initiative for SDGs toward 2030 22:12 | 09/07/2020
VGP  - Deputy Prime Minster, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said the key task ahead is to implement the Mekong-Japan Initiative for SDGs toward 2030 endorsed last year, emphasizing that this task is becoming even more urgent given challenges facing the Mekong region.
VN repatriates nearly 300 nationals from Russia 09:30 | 09/07/2020

VGP – Nearly 300 Vietnamese citizens were brought home safe on July 9 from Russia.

More than 13,000 people are under medical surveillance to prevent COVID-19 transmission 09:20 | 09/07/2020
VGP - As many as 13,322 people are under medical surveillance in Viet Nam in a bid to prevent community transmission of COVID-19, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
No new community COVID-19 infections in 83 days, recovery rate reaching 93.5% 09:29 | 08/07/2020

VGP – Three more COVID-19 patients in Ba Ria-Vung Tau General Hospital have been cleared of the virus on July 7, raising the total recovered patients to 345, making up 93.5%, according to the National Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Control on early Wednesday. 

PM appoints Acting Minister of Health 20:35 | 07/07/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a decision to appoint Nguyen Thanh Long as Acting Minister of Health.
More than 240 citizens fly home from Taiwan 20:10 | 07/07/2020
VGP – A VietJet Air flight carrying more than 240 citizens from Chinese Taipei landed in Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.