COVID-19 pandemic basically under control, PM says 21:45 | 17/05/2021

VGP – Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said the COVID-19 pandemic is now basically under control nationwide.

Gov’t demands drastic measures to fight lumpy skin disease 21:00 | 17/05/2021
VGP – The Government on Monday demanded drastic and comprehensive measures to control and prevent lumpy skin disease (LSD) on buffalos and cows.
Viet Nam confirms 117 new COVID-19 cases18:45 | 17/05/2021
VGP – The Ministry of Health confirmed 117 COVID-19 infection cases on Monday evening, taking the national tally to 4,359.
Twenty-seven localities report local COVID-19 cases since fourth wave of local transmission begins12:19 | 17/05/2021

VGP – One case of coronavirus was confirmed in the northern province of Tuyen Quang on May 17, raising the number of virus-hit localities in Viet Nam to 27, according to the Ministry of Health. 

PM Pham Minh Chinh to attend 26th Int’l Conference on Future of Asia 12:31 | 17/05/2021
VGP – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh’s attendance at the 26th International Conference on the Future of Asia held in virtual format from May 20-21.