G20 should advance Code of Conduct for border management cooperation 07:42 | 04/09/2020
VGP - Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on August 3 attended G20 Foreign Ministers’ extraordinary meeting on strengthening international cooperation across borders amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
New COVID-19 testing strategy needed to achieve dual goal 23:10 | 03/09/2020
VGP – Viet Nam needs a new COVID-19 testing strategy in pursuing the dual goal of containing the pandemic and restarting the economy, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said Thursday.
VN pledges to facilitate Thai investors’ entry amid COVID-19 pandemic 20:41 | 03/09/2020
VGP – Viet Nam will continue facilitating entry of foreign investors, experts, managers and skilled workers, including those from Thailand, into the Southeast Asian country as part of its effort to spur economic recovery amid COVID-19 pandemic.
VN confirms two new COVID-19 cases, total reaches 1,046 18:20 | 02/09/2020
VGP – The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control just confirmed two new COVID-19 cases, bringing the country’s patient tally to 1,046.
Foreign experts not subject to 14-day mandatory quarantine 18:00 | 02/09/2020
VGP – Viet Nam has lifted 14-day mandatory quanratine for foreign experts, investors, managers and diplomats entering the country for less than 14 days, according to the latest instructions issued by the Ministry of Health.
VN extends automatic stay for foreigners stranded due to COVID-19 16:27 | 02/09/2020
VGP - Foreigners who entered Viet Nam from March 1 can have their temporary stay permits automatically extended for another month until September 30, the Viet Nam Immigration Department announced on September 1.
VN goes three days without community infection of COVID-19 18:45 | 01/09/2020
VGP – Viet Nam has gone three days without a community infection of COVID-19, signalizing that the newly-emerged hot spots have been put under control.
Nearly 240 Vietnamese nationals in Ukraine fly home 11:43 | 01/09/2020

VGP - Nearly 240 Vietnamese citizens in Ukraine have flown home safely on a rescue flight of the national flag carrier Viet Nam Airlines, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

First int’l commercial flights may be resumed since mid-September 22:08 | 31/08/2020
VGP – The Civil Aviation Authority of Viet Nam (CAAV) has worked out a plan to resume international flights on August 15, with all passengers to be quarantined for 14 days on arrival.
Three Indian nationals confirmed positive for COVID-19, patient tally rises to 1,044 18:40 | 31/08/2020

VGP – The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control just confirmed four new COVID-19 cases, including three Indian nationals, bringing the country’s patient tally to 1,044.