Two flights carrying nearly 600 European citizens home 17:04 | 08/04/2020

VGP – The national carrier, Viet Nam Airlines, has launched two special flights from Viet Nam to Germany on April 6 and 8 to take nearly 600 European citizens home. 

VN ships 450,000 DuPont protective suits to the US 16:37 | 08/04/2020
The Governments of Viet Nam and the US have worked together to expedite the delivery of made-in-Viet Nam personal protective equipment to the US, American Embassy in Ha Noi said Wednesday.
European firms speak highly of swift, decisive actions of Vietnamese Gov’t in response to COVID-19 15:47 | 08/04/2020

VGP – Around 75% of the European firms in Viet Nam said a deferral of taxes would be the most welcome support for their companies amid the outbreak of COVID-19, according to the latest European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham) Business Climate Index (BCI) with focus on COVID-19 on April 8.

ILO hails VN’s efforts in COVID-19 combat 14:28 | 08/04/2020

VGP - Country Director of the International Labor Organization (ILO) Viet Nam Chang-Hee Lee hailed Viet Nam for its efforts in controlling the COVID-19 pandemic, reflected via Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s message of accepting economic losses to protect people’s lives.

VN supports 5 European countries with medical supplies to fight COVID-19 18:47 | 07/04/2020
VGP – Deputy Foreign Minister To Anh Dung on Tuesday handed over 550,000 made-in-Viet Nam facemasks to Ambassadors of France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK.
Travel advice for Vietnamese after Laos reinforces measures to contain COVID-19 19:39 | 05/04/2020
VGP – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs have issued travel advice for Vietnamese after the Government of Laos released an order to reinforce measures on containment of COVID-19, including closure of all border checkpoints for the entry and exit of individuals.
VN hands over medical supplies to help Laos fight COVID-19 14:04 | 05/04/2020

VGP - Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung handed over medical supplies worth over VND7 billion (more than US$300,000)  to Lao Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Somdy Duangdy to help Laos cope with COVID-19 pandemic at a ceremony in Vientiane on April 4.

VN demands China make adequate compensation for Vietnamese fishermen 19:23 | 04/04/2020
VGP – Viet Nam has demanded China make adequate compensation after Vietnamese fishing boat QNg 90617 TS was hindered, rammed and sunk by a Chinese Coastguard vessel, according to Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.
ADB: Viet Nam still remains among fastest-growing economies in SA despite COVID-19 17:10 | 03/04/2020

VGP -  The Vietnamese economy may decelerate significantly this year due to impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic but economic growth is projected to remain of one the highest in the region, according to the Asian Development Bank.

Top leader calls on countrymen to donate blood 14:38 | 02/04/2020
VGP – Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on Thursday called on all Vietnamese people to actively join voluntary blood donation as many patients are in serious need of this “special” medicine.