Three patients cleared of COVID-19, recoveries account for 82% 11:57 | 18/05/2020
VGP  - Three patients cured at the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases have been cleared of COVID-19, raising total number of such cases to 263, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control reported.
Two more COVID-19 cases confirmed, total rises to 320 18:07 | 17/05/2020
VGP – Two Vietnamese people returning from Russia were confirmed having COVID-19, bringing the patient tally to 320, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control reported minutes ago.
Nearly 50 people volunteer to donate lungs to British COVID-19 patient 10:47 | 16/05/2020

VGP –  A 62-year old woman returning from Russia on flight VN0062 become the lastest COVID-19 infection case in Viet Nam, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said Saturday morning.

VN, Romania discuss ways to boost trade ties in post-coronavirus period 10:25 | 16/05/2020

VGP – Viet Nam and Romania will continue making efforts in launching specific action programs to boost bilateral cooperation, especially advantageous areas in the post-coronavirus period.

One more imported case of COVID-19 confirmed, patient tally rises to 313 18:32 | 15/05/2020
VGP – A male passenger on flight VN0088 returning from the United Arab Emirates on May 3 was confirmed the latest COVID-19 infection case in Viet Nam, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
“Direct entry” mechanism into universities issued 16:44 | 14/05/2020

VGP – The Ministry of Education and Training has recently issued regulations on direct entry into universities with 11 subjects in the 2020 academic year. 

Eight more COVID-19 patients given all-clear, recovery rate reaches 90% 15:48 | 14/05/2020

VGP - Eight COVID-19 patients, all Vietnamese, have recovered, raising the total recoveries to 260 out of 288 confirmed cases (accounting for 90%), according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

COVID-19 update: Four weeks gone without new community infections 09:05 | 14/05/2020

VGP – As of 6:00 am of May 14, Viet Nam began its 28th consecutive days without community transmission of coronavirus, the National Steering Committee on Covid-19 Prevention and Control reported.

Trade remedy measures: Necessary policy tool and challenge 16:00 | 13/05/2020

VGP – Trade remedy measures launched in Viet Nam have helped protect employment for 120,000 laborers in all sectors, encouraging the development of domestic production and supporting the balance of international payments. 

ASEAN countries prove effective cooperation in curbing COVID-19: Deputy Defense Minister 11:56 | 13/05/2020

VGP - The ASEAN Defense Senior Officials’ Meeting Working Group (ADSOM WG)’s video conference took place in Ha Noi on May 12, aiming to promote Viet Nam’s initiatives in ASEAN Chairmanship Year 2020 and prepare for the ADSOM’s video conference slated for May 15.