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. 

Vinh Phuc sets up more checkpoints to contain Covid-19 epidemic 23:04 | 12/02/2020
VGP – Local authorities in Vinh Phuc province have set up five more checkpoints around Son Loi commune of Binh Xuyen district for 24-hour control in the latest effort to contain spread of the new coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic.
School reopening further delayed as 38 pupils isolated in Vinh Phuc 16:33 | 12/02/2020

VGP – The department of education and training in the northern province of Vinh Phuc has proposed delaying school re-opening for one more week (until February 23) due to novel Coronavirus epidemic (or Covid-19). 

Quang Tri aims to become regional energy centre by 2025 16:30 | 12/02/2020

VGP - The central province of Quang Tri is working to attract investment to realize its target of becoming an energy centre of the central region by 2025.