Latest update on COVID-19, 14 patients cleared of virus 16:20 | 19/02/2020

VGP – 14 out of 16 Covid-19 patients have been cleared of the COVID-19 and discharged from hospitals as of February 18, according to the Ministry of Health.

VN, Russia step up anti-corruption cooperation 13:35 | 18/02/2020

VGP - The Russian Presidential Anti-Corruption Directorate  and the Government Inspectorate of Viet Nam in Ha Noi on February 17 upgraded their memorandum of understanding (MoU) on anti-corruption cooperation.

Over 300 enterprises suspend operation due to COVID-19 outbreak 13:38 | 17/02/2020

VGP – Up to 322 enterprises temporally suspended operation and 553 others downsized business operations in Viet Nam due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs (MoLISA) has reported.

No new COVID-19 infection cases reported in last three days 12:40 | 17/02/2020

VGP –  No new cases of 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have been confirmed in Viet Nam over the last three days, the Ministry of Health reported on February 16.

Viet Nam Airlines takes Chinese tourists home 11:02 | 16/02/2020
VGP  - The national flag carrier, Viet Nam Airlines, conducted three flights on February 15 to take Chinese tourists home in accordance with their wish, according the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Attracting FDI capital into processing industry 17:27 | 14/02/2020

VGP –  Viet Nam is currently one of the leading exporters of agricultural, forestry and fishery products and foodstuffs in the world, with an average annual growth rate of 8-10% in export turnover, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade. 

Foreign arrivals projected to drop due to Covid-19 19:14 | 13/02/2020
VGP – The number of foreign arrivals to Viet Nam was estimated to decrease by 800,000 to about 644,000 in the first quarter this year due to the Covid-19 epidemic, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Two economic growth scenarios amid COVID-19 outbreak 13:13 | 13/02/2020

VGP – It is not easy for Viet Nam to achieve the preset goal of a 6.8% GDP growth rate this year due to a string of challenges, including the dual epidemics of Covid-19 and birth flu outbreaks.

VN confirms 16th Covid-19 patient 13:06 | 13/02/2020
VGP - The Ministry of Health on Thursday morning confirmed the 16th novel coronavirus (Covid-19) patient.
Local hospitals can successfully treat Covid-19 patients 12:08 | 13/02/2020

VGP – The Ministry of Health (MoH) has organized training and provided equipment for grassroots hospitals to treat Covid-19 patients, said Deputy Minister Nguyen Truong Son.