Two Chinese Coronavirus patients extend thanks to Vietnamese Government 13:55 | 21/02/2020
VGP - Two Chinese nationals who were confirmed contracting the COVID-19 in Viet Nam have extended thanks to medical staff at Ho Chi Minh City's Cho Ray Hospital and the Government of Viet Nam after they were cleared of the virus and discharged from hospital.
ASEAN, China agree to step up cooperation against COVID-19 epidemic 20:17 | 20/02/2020
VGP – Foreign Ministers of 10 ASEAN member States and China agreed to step up cooperation against the COVID-19 epidemic at their special meeting in Vientiane, Laos on Thursday.
2020 ASEAN meeting schedules remain unchanged despite COVID-19 19:49 | 20/02/2020
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh assured that ASEAN meeting schedules in Viet Nam this year remain unchanged.
COVID-19 update: More patient recovered, inbound tourism continues 15:16 | 20/02/2020
VGP  - A three-month-old baby was cleared of the virus and discharged from the Ha Noi Hospital for Tropical Disease this morning after 9-day treatment.
Viet Nam controls COVID-19 better than Japan, says Ambassador 13:03 | 20/02/2020
VGP – Japanese Ambassador to Viet Nam Kunio Umeda spoke highly of Viet Nam’s fight against COVID-19 epidemic, adding that Viet Nam has done better than Japan.
Deputy PM, FM Minh meets Chinese FM in Laos 21:19 | 19/02/2020
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh extended sympathies to Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi over losses caused by the Covid-19 epidemic, expressing his belief that China will soon control the epidemic and overcome this hard time.
Latest update on COVID-19, 14 patients cleared of virus 16:20 | 19/02/2020

VGP – 14 out of 16 Covid-19 patients have been cleared of the COVID-19 and discharged from hospitals as of February 18, according to the Ministry of Health.

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.