COVID-19: Nearly 5,000 medical staffs, patients to be diagnosed 19:30 | 25/03/2020
VGP – Bach Mai hospital said it planned to test nearly 4,000 medical staffs and around 1,000 patients after two medical staffs and one patient of the hospital had contracted COVID-19.
More than VND400 bln raised for COVID-19 prevention work 16:21 | 25/03/2020

VGP –  More than VND400 billion (around US$17 million) have been mobilized for COVID-19 prevention and control work after Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called for generousity from people from all walks of life to join the fight against COVID-19.

Gov't holds back signing new rice export contracts 15:24 | 25/03/2020

VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked for temporarily holding back signing new rice export contracts, according to the latest announcedment released by the Government Office. 

Financial Times: VN’s coronavirus offensive wins praise for low-cost model 14:55 | 25/03/2020

VGP – The United Kingdom’s Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication on March 24 published an article, highlighting that Viet Nam’s coronavirus offensive wins praise for low-cost model.

Foreign Ministry supports Vietnamese citizens 'stranded' in Thailand, Singapore 14:50 | 25/03/2020

VGP – Viet Nam's representative offices have consistently discussed with Singapore Airlines and Thai Airways to seek ways to take home Vietnamese citizens stranded in Singapore and Thailand. 

Me Linh field hospital in Ha Noi to operate soon 14:19 | 25/03/2020

VGP – A field hospital located at Me Linh District, Ha Noi is expected to come into operation on March 27 amid rising number of COVID-19 infection cases due to influx of incoming flights over the past days. 

PM asks for checking all entrants into VN since March 8 11:48 | 25/03/2020

VGP - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered a thorough check of all entrants, including Vietnamese and foreigners who have arrived in Viet Nam since March 8 to timely uncover new COVID-19 patients and prevent the virus transmission.

Infographic: COVID-19 prevention tips 10:02 | 25/03/2020

VGP - The Ministry of Health has recently issued tips for people to protect themselves from COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 infection tally hits 134, including 31 foreign nationals 21:36 | 24/03/2020
VGP - The Ministry of Health has confirmed 11 more COVID-19 infection cases, including three foreign nationals, raising the total number of patients to 134.
HCMC orders closure of restaurants, barber shops 18:35 | 24/03/2020
VGP – Ho Chi Minh City authorities on Tuesday ordered restaurants with capacity of 30 people and more to temporarily close due to rising number of COVID-19 infection cases during the past 17 days.