Infographics: How economy performs in first two months amid COVID-19 epidemic 13:01 | 29/02/2020
VGP - The socio-economic performance in first two months features with slightly increase of trade and foreign arrivals as well as industrial production shrinkage and significant decrease of foreign investment inflow, official data shows.
Trade picks up slightly amid COVID-19 epidemic 10:44 | 29/02/2020
VGP – Total trade volume between Viet Nam and the rest of the world picked up 2.4% to US$74 billion in the first two months this year despite negative impacts of the COVID-19 epidemic, the General Statisitics Office (GSO) reported Friday.
VN ready to coordinate with RoK in COVID-19 fight 07:09 | 29/02/2020
VGP - Viet Nam stands ready to share and continue to closely coordinate with the Republic of Korea (RoK) in the fight against COVID-19 epidemic, said Foreign Ministry’s Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang on February 28.
Deputy PM, FM Minh holds phone talks with S. Korea FM 19:56 | 28/02/2020
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on Friday afternoon held phone talks with the Republic of Korea’s Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha, at the request of the Korean side.
COVID-19 update: 1,515 people tested negative for COVID-19 16:15 | 28/02/2020

VGP – As of February 28, there have been no new confirmed COVID-19 infection cases over the last 14 days, the Ministry of Health reported.

VN suspends visa-waiver program to South Korea in wake of COVID-19 epidemic 15:03 | 28/02/2020

VGP – The Government of Viet Nam has announced visa-waiver program for nationals of South Korea will be temporarily suspended from February 29 in the wake of COVID-19 epidemic.

WHO, U.S. highly value Viet Nam's experience on COVID-19 fight 12:08 | 28/02/2020

VGP – Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam met with representatives of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to discuss on disease prevention in Ha Noi on February 28.

PM Phuc demands resolute isolation of incoming travelers from Coronavirus-hit areas 14:26 | 27/02/2020
VGP - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc demanded resolute and mandatory quarantine of ALL incoming travelers from COVID-19 affected areas amid fast rising infections across the world.
South Korea asked to provide information related to COVID-19 patient 10:51 | 27/02/2020
VGP – The Embassy of Viet Nam in Seoul has requested the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) to provide information related to a COVID-19 patient who had arrived in Viet Nam from South Korea, according to Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.
Authorities urged to tighten control of border gates amid COVID-19 fears 18:26 | 26/02/2020

VGP – The Steering Committee for COVID-19 Epidemic Prevention and Control on Wednesday urged competent authorities to tighten control of border gates amid complicated developments of the epidemic in several countries, including South Korea.