Weekly COVID-19 update: 269 new cases, 32 recoveries 09:01 | 01/02/2021

VGP - Viet Nam confirmed 238 local infection cases and 31 imported cases of COVID-19 while 32 patients were declared free of the virus from January 25-31.

Chinese national among 50 new COVID-19 cases 18:40 | 31/01/2021

VGP – Viet Nam on Sunday confirmed 50 new COVID-19 cases, including 31 local infections, bringing the patient tally to 1,817.

COVID-19 update: 28 new cases, eight recoveries 18:20 | 30/01/2021
VGP – Viet Nam confirmed 28 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday afternoon, raising the patient tally to 1,767.
Thirty-fourth community cases of COVID-19 take tally to 1,739 06:30 | 30/01/2021
VGP - Viet Nam reported 34 new community infection cases of COVID-19 on Saturday morning, bringing the patient tally to 1,739.
Agriculture Minister: VN listed among world’s top 15 aquatic-agriculture-forestry export value 21:42 | 29/01/2021

VGP – Viet Nam’s farm products were exported to 196 countries and territories, gaining US$190.5 billion during the 2016-2020 period, making the nation listed among the world’s top 15 aquatic-agriculture-forestry export value. 

January FDI tops US$1.5 billion 18:34 | 29/01/2021

VGP - Foreign investors had poured US$1.51 billion into Viet Nam as of January 20, a 4.1% increase over the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

Health Minister urges establishment of three field hospitals in Hai Duong 17:09 | 29/01/2021

VGP – Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long has asked relevant units to set up three field hospitals in the northern province of Hai Duong to serve the on-the-spot treatment of COVID-19 cases.

Consumer price index rises 0.06% in January 16:52 | 29/01/2021

VGP - In January 2021, the consumer price index (CPI) went up by 0.06% against December 2020, and down 0.97% year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office of Viet Nam (GSO).

Industry accounts for nearly 30% of GDP, becoming key export sector 14:50 | 29/01/2021

VGP – The industry sector accounted for approximately 30% of Viet Nam’s GDP during the 2011-2020 period, enabling the country to become the world’s 22nd largest exporters in 2019, up 28 places from 2010.

Viet Nam reports record number of new cases of COVID-19 20:38 | 28/01/2021
VGP - Viet Nam confirmed 91 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, of these 84 are local infections while seven are imported cases.