Ha Noi allows takeaways, business establishments to reopen in safe districts 10:01 | 16/09/2021

VGP – The capital city of Ha Noi has allowed business establishments in districts without new COVID-19 community transmission cases from September 6 to reopen and food services to resume from 12.00 am of Thursday.

Binh Duong basically puts COVID-19 outbreak under control 16:32 | 14/09/2021

VGP – The southern province of Binh Duong, the second biggest coronavirus hotspot in Viet Nam, has basically put COVID-19 outbreak under control, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Vo Van Minh on September 14.

Infographic: COVID-19 pandemic situation update by localities 10:27 | 14/09/2021

VGP - The Ministry of Health (MoH) categorized 23 cities and provinces currently undergoing social distancing rules under the Prime Minister's Directive No. 16 into three groups.

HCMC to extend social distancing rules by late September 13:31 | 13/09/2021
VGP – Ho Chi Minh City will continue with strict social distancing measures till late September and will not immediately apply green, yellow pass policy after September 15 as planned earlier, said HCMC People's Committee Vice Chairman Duong Anh Duc.


More entrants enjoy seven-day quarantine period 18:35 | 12/09/2021
VGP – Two Viet Nam Airlines flights carrying 345 Vietnamese from the U.S. arrived at the Van Don International Airport on Sunday.
Review of COVID-19 fight in HCMC 14:52 | 10/09/2021

VGP - Below is the review of COVID-19 fight in Ho Chi Minh City - the current epicenter of Viet Nam's fourth COVID-19 wave.

Eleven northern localities send health workers to support Ha Noi in vaccination, mass testing 15:27 | 09/09/2021

VGP – Eleven northern localities have sent 1,327 health workers to support vaccination and 2,028 others for conducting mass testing in the capital city of Ha Noi. 

HCMC reports 14,800 pediatric patients with COVID-19 21:20 | 08/09/2021
VGP – There have been 14,800 children infected with COVID-19 in Ho Chi Minh City since the beginning of this year, according to Deputy Director of the Municipal Department of Health Nguyen Huu Hung.
More than 33 million doses of vaccines allocated to localities nationwide 15:05 | 08/09/2021
VGP – All 33.1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines shipped to Viet Nam so far have been distributed to localities nationwhile, meeting 20 percent of the demand for the national vaccination plan, said the Ministry of Health.
HCMC has yet to decide whether to ease restrictions as daily infections remains high 16:40 | 07/09/2021

VGP – Ho Chi Minh City will only decide whether it will ease or tighten social distancing after September 15, depending on developments of the COVID-19 pandemic.