Gov’t agrees on set of criteria for recognition of “vaccine passports” 20:50 | 07/10/2021
VGP – Leaders of the Vietnamese Government have agreed on a set of criteria for recognition and use of “vaccine passports” in Viet Nam, proposed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
4,150 new COVID-19 cases added to national tally 19:45 | 07/10/2021
VGP – The Ministry of Health confirmed 4,150 new COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours, raising the national patient tally to 826,837.
Viet Nam prepares for safe resumption of tourism 17:10 | 07/10/2021

VGP – Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism said it is now actively preparing a roadmap for safe resumption of tourism after the Government decided to switch away from "Zero COVID-19" to safe and flexible adaptation to COVID-19 strategy.

Ten domestic air routes to be resumed from October 10 10:35 | 07/10/2021

VGP - The Civil Aviation Authority of Viet Nam (CAAV), under the Ministry of Transport, has planned to resume 10 domestic air routes from October 10 after reaching agreement with the relevant localities.

Nikkei Asia: Viet Nam among top 10% of countries administering most vaccine doses daily per capita 10:00 | 07/10/2021

VGP – Viet Nam jumped to 118th from 121st in the latest edition of Nikkei's COVID-19 Recovery Index which was issued on October 6.

Australia pledges to help Viet Nam secure additional 3.7 million COVID-19 vaccine doses 20:00 | 06/10/2021
VGP – Australia announced Wednesday that it will help Viet Nam secure additional 3.7 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the coming time.
Fully vaccinated returnees from HCMC exempted from centralized quarantine 19:23 | 06/10/2021

VGP – Fully vaccinated returnees from southern COVID-19 hotspots like Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), Binh Duong, Dong Nai, and Long An should be exempted from centralized quarantine, according to the latest guidelines by the Ministry of Health. 

Health ministry confirms 4,363 new COVID-19 cases 19:20 | 06/10/2021
VGP – The Ministry of Health confirmed 4,363 new COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours, bringing the national patient tally to 822,687.
Gov't to purchase 400,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine from Hungary 19:00 | 06/10/2021
VGP – The Government has issued Resolution No. 122/NQ-CP on procurement of 400,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine from Hungary.
Khanh Hoa expects to welcome vaccinated international tourists from November 10:36 | 06/10/2021

VGP – The south-central province of Khanh Hoa expected to welcome international tourists who are fully vaccinated from November on a pilot basis.