Eleven northern localities send health workers to support Ha Noi in vaccination, mass testing 15:27 | 09/09/2021

VGP – Eleven northern localities have sent 1,327 health workers to support vaccination and 2,028 others for conducting mass testing in the capital city of Ha Noi. 

HCMC reports 14,800 pediatric patients with COVID-19 21:20 | 08/09/2021
VGP – There have been 14,800 children infected with COVID-19 in Ho Chi Minh City since the beginning of this year, according to Deputy Director of the Municipal Department of Health Nguyen Huu Hung.
More than 33 million doses of vaccines allocated to localities nationwide 15:05 | 08/09/2021
VGP – All 33.1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines shipped to Viet Nam so far have been distributed to localities nationwhile, meeting 20 percent of the demand for the national vaccination plan, said the Ministry of Health.
HCMC has yet to decide whether to ease restrictions as daily infections remains high 16:40 | 07/09/2021

VGP – Ho Chi Minh City will only decide whether it will ease or tighten social distancing after September 15, depending on developments of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Binh Duong accelerates vaccine rollout to return to new normal 15:40 | 05/09/2021
VGP – The southern province of Binh Duong is stepping up vaccine rollout in a bid to return to new normal by September 15.
Ha Noi to maintain strict social distancing in “red zone” 20:00 | 03/09/2021
VGP – Ha Noi authorities have divided the city into three zones for application of different COVID-19 prevention and control measures, starting from September 6.
Recovered COVID-19 patients encouraged to join pandemic prevention in HCMC 11:30 | 03/09/2021
VGP - Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son has called upon recovered COVID-19 patients to join frontline forces in the fight against the pandemic in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).
USAID launches projects to support persons with disabilities in Quang Tri 14:13 | 02/09/2021

VGP – A virtual ceremony was held on September 1 to announce United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funding of nearly US$9 million to two projects in support of people with disabilities in Quang Tri province.

National flag-hoisting ceremony at Ba Dinh Square to celebrate 76th anniversary of National Day 13:43 | 02/09/2021

VGP - A national-level flag-hoisting ceremony was held at Ba Dinh Square in the capital city of Ha Noi this morning to mark the 76th anniversary of Viet Nam’s National Day.

Ha Noi slashes school tuition by half 20:50 | 01/09/2021

VGP – Ha Noi authorities will slash tuition by half for primary to high school pupils in the 2021-2022 school year, according to Director of the municipal Department of Education and Training Tran The Cuong.