69 Vietnamese citizens in Africa fly home safe 14:51 | 17/06/2020

VGP – A flight carrying 69 Vietnamese citizens from South Africa, Mozambique and Eswatini landed in Noi Bai International Airport Wednesday, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

One more COVID-19 infection case confirmed, total rises to 335 09:04 | 17/06/2020
VGP - A 24-year-old man living and working in Kuwait over the last two years has been confirmed the latest COVID-19 case in Viet Nam, bringing the patient tally to 335.
More than 340 Vietnamese citizens in Canada brought home 08:30 | 17/06/2020

VGP – Vietnamese functional agencies coordinated with the Canadian side to bring 343 Vietnamese citizens from Toronto home on June 16, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Nearly 270 Vietnamese citizens brought home from Kuwait, Qatar and Egypt 11:40 | 16/06/2020

VGP – An additional 266 Vietnamese citizens were brought home safely from Kuwait, Qatar and Egypt on June 15-16 on a flight conducted under the coordination of the Vietnamese embassies in the three countries, Viet Nam’s Bamboo Airways and relevant agencies of the host nations.

First country introduces mandatory health declaration to prevent COVID-19 21:33 | 13/06/2020
VGP – Viet Nam is the first country in the world to apply mandatory health declaration to all incoming travellers in an early and drastic manner in order to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam.
One more COVID-19 case confirmed, total increases to 334 18:12 | 13/06/2020
VGP - A 29-year-old man with travel record to China has been confirmed the latest COVID-19 case in Viet Nam, bringing the patient tally to 334, according to the National Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
No new COVID-19 community infection over last 58 days, recovery rate rises to 97% 10:13 | 13/06/2020

VGP – Viet Nam has gone 58 days without any new COVID-19 infection case in the community, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said Saturday morning.

One sailor contracts COVID-19, patient tally rises to 333 18:55 | 12/06/2020
VGP – A sailor returning from Malaysia was confirmed the latest COVID-19 infection case in Viet Nam, raising the country’s patient tally to 333, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control reported Friday afternoon.
VN goes 57 days without community infections 15:45 | 12/06/2020

VGP – Viet Nam has gone through 57 straight days without community transmission, as no new cases of COVID-19 were reported on June 12 morning, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

Nearly 97% of COVID-19 patients in VN recovered 19:36 | 11/06/2020
VGP – The recovery rate of COVID-19 patients in Viet Nam rose to nearly 96.7% as of 6pm on Thursday, said the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.