Danish woman among six new COVID-19 infection cases, total increases to 169 12:44 | 28/03/2020

VGP – The Ministry of Health on March 18 has confirmed six more COVID-19 infection cases, including one Danish citizen, raising the total COVID-19 patients in Viet Nam to 169.

Infographic: Socioe-economic performance in Q1/2020 21:44 | 27/03/2020
VGP - The GDP growth rate fell to decade low of 3.82% in the first quarter this year due to negative impacts of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic which is spreading swiftly and complicatedly across the world.
Ten more COVID-19 infection cases confirmed, total rises to 163 19:30 | 27/03/2020
The Ministry of Health has confirmed 10 more COVID-19 infection cases in Viet Nam, bringing the nation’s patient tally to 163.
Gov’t bans sports and entertainment activities until April 15 16:50 | 27/03/2020

VGP – The Government has decided to ban all cultural, sports and entertainment activities at public places from March 28 to April 15, according to a directive signed by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

PM issues directive on COVID-19 prevention and control 16:33 | 27/03/2020
VGP - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a Directive rolling out measures to strengthen the COVID-19 prevention and control amid rapid increase of new infection cases over the past three weeks.
Two British, one Vietnamese COVID-19 patients discharged from hospital 13:45 | 27/03/2020
VGP - Two British and one Vietnamese recovered and left hospital this morning, according to authorities of central city of Da Nang.
PM shares Viet Nam’s COVID-19 battle experiences at G20 meeting 12:03 | 27/03/2020

VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc shared Viet Nam’s experiences in COVID-19 prevention and control during a G20 video-conference summit held on March 26 as an initiative by Saudi Arabia which holds the presidency of G20.

G20 leaders issue statement on COVID-19 23:08 | 26/03/2020
VGP - Leaders of 20 major economies have issued a statement o COVID-19 expressing their deep sadness about tragic loss of life and the suffering faced by people around the world and pledging to take all necessary measures to contain the pandemic.
Gatherings of over 20 people banned for two weeks amid spikes of COVID-19 infections 14:30 | 26/03/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc warned that the spread of the novel coronavirus will outpace us if prompt and drastic measures are not taken, while addressing a meeting on the COVID-19 prevention and control.
Over 6.3 million youngsters urged to promote role in COVID-19 fight 11:46 | 26/03/2020
VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged 6.3 million youngsters to declare their medical status and encourage surrounding people to do the same in an efforts to support the current COVID-19 combat.