Disinfectants sprayed in Vietnamese planes returning from China 12:34 | 18/02/2020

VGP – In an effort to prevent the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), Viet Nam’s airlines have implemented the spraying of disinfectants all the planes returning from China, Taiwan (China), Hong Kong (China), Macau (China) and Thailand.

Deputy PM to attend special ASEAN-China meeting on response to Covid-19 10:09 | 18/02/2020

VGP – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh will attend the fifth Mekong-Lancang Cooperation (MLC) Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Vientiane, Laos, from February 19 to 20, at the invitation of Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith.

PM Phuc reaffirms Gov't resolve to boost growth amid Covid-19 outbreak 16:57 | 17/02/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc reaffirmed the Government’s resolve to explore all possible solutions to foster growth and trade exchanges instead of shutting down everything amid continued efforts to contain Covid-2019 epidemic.
WHO praises VN’s response to COVID-19 outbreak 15:35 | 17/02/2020

VGP – The World Health Organization (WHO) has recently recognized Viet Nam’s good responses to the COVID-19 outbreak and her readiness competence to urgent medical issues. 

VN is SAFE now as Covid-19 oubreak has been controlled well 14:11 | 17/02/2020
VGP – Viet Nam is safe now as the country has employed a string of drastic measures to effectively put Covid-19 epidemic under control.
Over 300 enterprises suspend operation due to COVID-19 outbreak 13:38 | 17/02/2020

VGP – Up to 322 enterprises temporally suspended operation and 553 others downsized business operations in Viet Nam due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs (MoLISA) has reported.

No new COVID-19 infection cases reported in last three days 12:40 | 17/02/2020

VGP –  No new cases of 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have been confirmed in Viet Nam over the last three days, the Ministry of Health reported on February 16.

Latest update on COVID-19 combat in Viet Nam 16:02 | 16/02/2020
VGP - The Government has taken drastic measures to contain spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19 ) epidemic while actively exploring solutions to mitigate negative impacts of the epidemic on the economy.
Viet Nam Airlines takes Chinese tourists home 11:02 | 16/02/2020
VGP  - The national flag carrier, Viet Nam Airlines, conducted three flights on February 15 to take Chinese tourists home in accordance with their wish, according the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Covid-19 update: All localities postpone school reopening by end of February 20:14 | 15/02/2020

VGP – As of 6:00 pm on February 15, authorities of all 63 provinces and cities in Viet Nam decided to further postpone school reopening until the end ofFebruary amid complex developments of novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic.