Gov't halts visa issuance to foreigners to staunch COVID-19 18:33 | 17/03/2020
VGP  -The Government has decided to temporarily halt visa issuance to foreigners for 30 days, applicable since March 18.
URGENT announcement for passengers on 8 domestic, int’l flights 22:13 | 16/03/2020
VGP – The Ministry of Health has just issued released an announcement calling on passengers on 8 domestic and international flights over the past two weeks to immediately contact local Centers for Disease Control to have their health monitored.
Highly Recommended: Latest update on entry and exit regulations for FOREIGNERS 11:17 | 14/03/2020

VGP - As the COVID-19 has been spreading swiftly in a complex manner on a large scale across the world, the Vietnamese Governemnt has made temporary changes to regulations on entry and exit for foreigners.

Banks urged to disinfect cash to curb COVID-19 spreading 13:14 | 13/03/2020
VGP – Vietnamese credit institutions and and foreign banks’ branches have been ordered to disinfect cash and may store sterilized cash for a certain period of time before returning to the market.
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: Updated information on COVID-19 pandemic for foreigners 17:01 | 12/03/2020
VGP - We highly recommend foreigners read the following information to make sure that  you understand the current regulations of the Vietnamese Government amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ministry confirms 39th COVID-19 infection case 10:21 | 12/03/2020

VGP – The Ministry of Health has confirmed the 39th COVID-19 patient in Viet Nam and the 5th infection case in Ha Noi.

Three more COVID-19 patients confirmed, total rises to 38 17:37 | 11/03/2020
VGP - The Ministry of Health has confirmed three more COVID-19 patients, bringing the total to 38, of whom 22 have been reported since March 6.
VN reports 34th COVID-19 patient 17:16 | 10/03/2020
VGP – A Vietnamese woman, aged 51, has been confirmed the 34th novel coronavirus (COVID-19) patient in Viet Nam.
One more British national confirmed contracting COVID-19, total rises to 33 15:28 | 10/03/2020
VGP – A British national, aged 58, became the latest COVID-19 patient in Viet Nam, bringing the total  to 33, the Ministry of Health has just confirmed.
Gov’t temporarily suspends unilateral visa exemption for 8 countries due to COVID-19 outbreak 14:44 | 09/03/2020

VGP – The Government has decided to temporarily suspend visa-wavier program for citizens from Denmark, Norway, Finland, Sweden, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, and Spain amid complicated developments of the COVID-19 epidemic.