Weekly COVID-19 Update: VN Confirms 40 New Cases, 75 Recoveries 10:29 | 05/04/2021

VGP - Viet Nam documented 40 new COVID-19 cases and 75 recoveries from March 29 to April 4, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

Viet Nam confirms two new imported COVID-19 cases 18:20 | 04/04/2021
VGP – Viet Nam confirmed two new imported cases of COVID-19 on Sunday afternoon, raising the national caseload to 2,631, including 2,383 recoveries.
Three Angola Returnees Test Positive for COVID-19 09:02 | 04/04/2021
VGP – Three Vietnamese nationals repatriated from Angola were confirmed positive for COVID-19 Sunday morning, bringing the national patient tally to 2629.
VN-U.S. Trade Expected To Reach US$100 bln In 2021 06:03 | 03/04/2021
VGP – Viet Nam-U.S. trade value set a new record of US$90.8 billion in 2020 and the figure is expected to reach US$100 billion this year.
Fourteen Imported COVID-19 Cases Take National Patient Tally To 2,617 18:25 | 01/04/2021
VGP – Fourteen Vietnamese returnees were confirmed positive for COVID-19 on Thursday, raising the national caseload to 2,617, including 2,359 recoveries.
VN Receives First Shipment Of Over 811,000 Vaccine Doses From COVAX 12:18 | 01/04/2021

VGP – The first batch of 811,200 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine through COVAX Facility - a partnership between CEPI, Gavi, UNICEF and WHO, arrived in Ha Noi on Thursday morning.

Nine Vietnamese Returnees Test Positive For COVID-19 18:20 | 31/03/2021
VGP – Nine Vietnamese returnees were confirmed positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, raising the national patient tally to 2,603, including 2,359 recoveries.
National Flag Carrier Plans To Gradually Increase Flights To Three Countries 17:33 | 31/03/2021
VGP – The national flag carrier, Viet Nam Airlines, has rolled out a plan to increase frequency of flights to Japan, the Republic of Korea and Australia in the next three months.
Around US$700-million-worth Vietnamese Goods Stuck In Suez Canal 14:51 | 31/03/2021

VGP – Viet Nam has had around US$700 million worth of goods stuck in Suez Canal due to the Ever Given’s blockage from March 23-29, according to the Department of Import and Export under the Ministry of Industry and Trade. 

VN calls for U.S. to support for construction of central-level CDCs 14:55 | 30/03/2021

VGP – Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long had a working session with John MacArthur, Southeast Asia Regional Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (U.S. CDC), in Ha Noi on March 29.