Gov't discuss COVID-19 response scenarios, mulls over assistance for pandemic-hit groups 16:22 | 31/03/2020

VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting on Tuesday afternoon to discuss COVID-19 response scenarios, policies to ensure social security for the pandemic-hit subjects among other issues.

Viet Nam to go into 15-day nationwide social distancing to curb COVID-19 14:51 | 31/03/2020

VGP – Viet Nam will begin nationwide social distancing within 15 days, starting 00:00 on April 1, with the principle of every household, village, commune, district and province going into self-isolation, according to the latest directive signed by PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

PM agrees to declare COVID-19 outbreak as nationwide pandemic 19:21 | 30/03/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc agreed to declare the COVID-19 outbreak as nationwide pandemic while presiding over a meeting on Monday afternoon.
VN, Philippines discuss cooperation amid complicated COVID-19 pandemic 15:04 | 30/03/2020
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Philippines’ Foreign Secretary Teodoro L. Locsin Jr. discussed on Viet Nam-Philippines cooperation at bilateral and multilateral levels amid evolving developments of the COVID-19 pandemic, during their phone talks on Monday morning.
Gov’t chief agrees to halt incoming flights amid rising COVID-19 infections 14:30 | 29/03/2020
VGP  - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc agreed with a proposal to halt incoming passenger flights to Viet Nam and reduce as many as possible flights from Ha Noi and and Ho Chi Minh City to other localities and vice versa in the next two weeks.
Deputy PM asks for steering resources to control COVID-19 cluster in Bach Mai Hospital 20:54 | 28/03/2020
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam on Saturday ordered Bach Mai Hospital, Ha Noi authorities and Ministry of Health to concentrate resources on controlling the hospital’s COVID-19 cluster.
PM issues directive on COVID-19 prevention and control 16:33 | 27/03/2020
VGP - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a Directive rolling out measures to strengthen the COVID-19 prevention and control amid rapid increase of new infection cases over the past three weeks.
PM shares Viet Nam’s COVID-19 battle experiences at G20 meeting 12:03 | 27/03/2020

VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc shared Viet Nam’s experiences in COVID-19 prevention and control during a G20 video-conference summit held on March 26 as an initiative by Saudi Arabia which holds the presidency of G20.

Gatherings of over 20 people banned for two weeks amid spikes of COVID-19 infections 14:30 | 26/03/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc warned that the spread of the novel coronavirus will outpace us if prompt and drastic measures are not taken, while addressing a meeting on the COVID-19 prevention and control.
Over 6.3 million youngsters urged to promote role in COVID-19 fight 11:46 | 26/03/2020
VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged 6.3 million youngsters to declare their medical status and encourage surrounding people to do the same in an efforts to support the current COVID-19 combat.