HN stands ready to combat nCoV 18:17 | 06/02/2020

VGP – The Ha Noi Capital Special High Command has prepared adequate materials to receive Vietnamese people from affected areas.

VN suspends sports contests due to nCoV outbreak 17:51 | 06/02/2020

VGP – The Viet Nam Sports Administration has announced temporary suspension of national and international sports tournaments in February due to the ongoing acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (nCoV).

Infographics: nCoV outbreak and Viet Nam's responses 17:34 | 06/02/2020
VGP - Viet Nam has actively taken drastic measures to contain spread of the novel coronavirus epidemic which has claimed 565 lives and sickened 28,334 others in 27 countries and territories as of 4:00pm on Thursday.
PM Phuc affirms nCoV fight is top priority 15:36 | 06/02/2020

VGP - The fight against the novel coronavirus (nCoV) epidemic is the top task of the Government to protect public health and life, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at Cabinet meeting Wednesday.

Trade resumed at VN-China border gate amid nCoV outbreak 14:55 | 06/02/2020

VGP – Customs clearance for import and export of goods with China resumed Wednesday at Huu Nghi international border gate in Lang Son province after suspension due to the outbreak of the nCoV epidemic. 

nCoV update: All 63 localities postpone school reopening 14:44 | 06/02/2020

VGP – As of late February 6, local authorities of all 63 cities and provinces in Viet Nam have decided to delay reopening of schools at all levels amid fast spread of the novel coronavirus (nCoV) epidemic.

Three airports designated for Vietnamese returning from China 19:22 | 05/02/2020

VGP – All flights evacuating Vietnamese citizens from nCoV-affected areas in China will land at three designated airports, namely Van Don airport in Quang Ninh province, Phu Cat airport in Binh Dinh province and Can Tho airport in Can Tho city.

nCoV update: VN stands ready for worst situation, health official affirms 17:12 | 05/02/2020
VGP – Viet Nam has prepared for all scenarios, including the worst situation amid fast spreading of the novel coronavirus (nCoV) epidemic , Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long told a room of reporters on Wednesday afternoon.
Free treatment for patients with nCoV 16:20 | 05/02/2020

VGP – Patients contracting the novel coronavirus(nCoV) will receive free treatment, the Ministry of Health Social said Wendesday. 

Int’l passenger train service to China suspended amid nCoV epidemic 15:59 | 05/02/2020

VGP – Viet Nam halted operation of international passenger train service to China and vice versa since February 4 in order to contain the acute pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus (nCoV), according to the Ministry of Transport.