One more British national infected with COVID-19, total rises to 49 13:40 | 14/03/2020

VGP – The Ministry of Health has just reported one more British national on flight VN0054 tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), sending the total infection cases in Viet Nam to 49.

HCMC man confirmed 48th COVID-19 patient 11:28 | 14/03/2020
  VGP – A man, aged 31, in Ho Chi Minh City was confirmed having the COVID-19 by the Ministry of Health this morning, bringing the total infection cases in Viet Nam to 48.
Highly Recommended: Latest update on entry and exit regulations for FOREIGNERS 11:17 | 14/03/2020

VGP - As the COVID-19 has been spreading swiftly in a complex manner on a large scale across the world, the Vietnamese Governemnt has made temporary changes to regulations on entry and exit for foreigners.

Coronavirus infection cases increase to 47 20:01 | 13/03/2020
VGP – The Ministry of Health just reported two more COVID-19 infection cases in Ha Noi, bringing the total patients in Viet Nam to 47.
One more COVID-19 infection confirmed, total rises to 45 18:08 | 13/03/2020
VGP – The Ministry of Health has confirmed a 25-year old man in Ho Chi Minh City contracted COVID-19 due to close contact with the previously announced patient of Binh Thuan Province.
VN, Canada share experience in COVID-19 prevention 16:40 | 13/03/2020

VGP - Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son has spoken over the phone with Canadian Deputy Foreign Minister Marta Morgan to discuss bilateral relations and share experience in COVID-19 prevention and control.

PM demands fast responses to curb COVID-19 spreading 15:43 | 13/03/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked for prompt preparations as well as fast and effective responses to curb the COVID-19 pandemic that is spreading fast cross the world, at a meeting Friday.
Banks urged to disinfect cash to curb COVID-19 spreading 13:14 | 13/03/2020
VGP – Vietnamese credit institutions and and foreign banks’ branches have been ordered to disinfect cash and may store sterilized cash for a certain period of time before returning to the market.
Five more COVID-19 infection cases reported, total increases to 44 18:08 | 12/03/2020
VGP - The Ministry of Health has confirmed five more COVID-19 infection cases, raising the total to 44, of whom 16 had been cleared of the virus. 
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: Updated information on COVID-19 pandemic for foreigners 17:01 | 12/03/2020
VGP - We highly recommend foreigners read the following information to make sure that  you understand the current regulations of the Vietnamese Government amid the COVID-19 pandemic.