One more Covid-19-related death reported in Da Nang 11:59 | 14/08/2020

VGP – A 61-year-old woman in Da Nang City’s Hoa Vang District became the 21st fatality related to SARS-CoV-2 in Viet Nam, reported Nguyen Trong Khoa, deputy head of the Ministry of Health’s special permanent division for Covid-19 fight in the city on August 14 morning.

VN confirms six new Covid-19 cases, total reaches 911 08:33 | 14/08/2020
VGP – The National Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control confirmed six new Covid-19 cases, raising the country’s patient tally7 to 911.
Health ministry reports 18th Covid-19 death 10:27 | 13/08/2020

VGP – Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son confirmed the 18th Covid-19 death in Viet Nam this morning.

Nearly 16 million people download COVID-19 contact tracing app 16:00 | 12/08/2020

VGP – As of August 11, as many as 15.7 million people downloaded Bluezone, a domestically developed contact-tracing mobile app to identify and alert people who have interacted with COVID-19 patients, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications.

Two more coronavirus-related deaths confirmed, total fatalities increase to 17 10:16 | 12/08/2020

VGP – The Ministry of Health has recently announced two more deaths of COVID-19, bringing the nation’s total fatalities to 17. 

Health ministry reports two more COVID-19 deaths, total fatalities rise to 15 10:10 | 11/08/2020

VGP – Two more COVID-19  cases, aged 66 and 68 (patients numbered 436 and 522), died, increasing the fatalities of the virus in Viet Nam to 15, said Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son on late August 10. 

Six new Covid-19 cases confirmed, total rises to 847 18:15 | 10/08/2020
VGP – The National Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control confirmed six new Covid-19 cases, taking the country’s patient tally to 847.
Over 14.9 million people download Bluezone 17:17 | 10/08/2020

VGP – As of mid-August 10, up to 14.9 million people have downloaded Bluezone app, accounting for 14% of the national population, the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) reported.

VN reports two more Coronavirus-related fatalities, death toll rises to 13 10:20 | 10/08/2020

VGP – Two COVID-19-infected women in Da Nang who entered the end-stage of chronic renal failure died on August 10, bringing the country's death toll to 13, according to Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son.