More than 700 people kept in quarantine in Cao Bang for fear of COVID-19 13:26 | 23/02/2020

VGP – The border province of Cao Bang received 1,457 Vietnamese people returning from China from February 4-22, according to the local authorities.

Quang Ninh allows foreign cruise ships to dock amid COVID-19 outbreak 17:03 | 22/02/2020
VGP – Foreign cruise ships visiting ports in China, including Hong Kong and Ma Cao, are allowed to dock at Quang Ninh’s ports but crew members and passengers are not allowed to disembark.
Da Nang International Firework Festival 2020 cancelled amid COVID-19 outbreak 17:26 | 21/02/2020

VGP - The authorities of Da Nang city decided Thursday that the Da Nang International Firework Festival 2020 will be cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

COVID-19 update: Oldest patient discharged from hospital 17:23 | 21/02/2020

VGP - The 73-year-old U.S. citizen, Ta Kien Hoa, has been discharged from HCMC Hospital for Tropical Diseases on February 21. 

Quang Ngai targets 11% industrial production value growth 14:37 | 20/02/2020

VGP – The central province of Quang Ngai will further develop its industrial sector in a bid to attract more investment in the coming period, stated a provincial official.

Ha Noi-HCMC becomes busiest air route since COVID-19 outbreak 18:30 | 19/02/2020
VGP – The Ha Noi-Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) has become the busiest air route in the world since the COVID-19 outbreak, the Viet Nam News Agency quoted the Center for Asia-Pacific Aviation as saying.
Tourism sector copes with COVID-19 impacts 08:01 | 18/02/2020

VGP – A series of Vietnamese key tourism hotspots have conducted various measures to stabilize the non-smoke industry amidst COVID-19 outbreak.

Covid-19 update: All localities postpone school reopening by end of February 20:14 | 15/02/2020

VGP – As of 6:00 pm on February 15, authorities of all 63 provinces and cities in Viet Nam decided to further postpone school reopening until the end ofFebruary amid complex developments of novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic.

Kien Giang welcomes nearly 830,000 tourists 17:30 | 14/02/2020

VGP - The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang welcomed over 820,000 holiday-makers in January, representing a year-on-year rise of 57%.

Two special working teams sent to Covid-19 hotspot 16:24 | 13/02/2020

VGP – The Ministry of Health has dispatched two permanent special working teams to Vinh Phuc province on February 13 in the latest effort to combat Covid-19 epidemic.