VN goes 44 days without new community infection, patient tally rises to 328 18:03 | 30/05/2020

VGP – A one-year old boy returning from Russia has been confirmed as the 328th COVID-19 infection case in Viet Nam, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said early Saturday.

PM holds phone talks with Singaporean counterpart amid COVID-19 20:30 | 29/05/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong discussed on bilateral and multilateral cooperation between the two countries amid COVID-19 pandemic, over the phone on Friday.
Gov’t proposes nearly US$ 13 billion for ethnic minority development 17:28 | 28/05/2020

VGP – The Government has recently proposed a national target program on socio-economic development for mountainous and ethnic minority areas in the 2021-2030 period with total investment of VND 273 trillion (nearly US$ 13 billion). 

New decree on management and use of ODA, preferential loans issued 09:23 | 28/05/2020
VGP – Non-refundable official development assistance (ODA) will be used to finance projects/programs in such fields like infrastructure development, capacity building, policy-making, administration reform, mitigation of natural disasters and climate change adaptation, and social security.
PM orders acceleration of non-cash payment development 13:32 | 27/05/2020

VGP – The Prime Minister has issued Directive No. 22/CT-TTg figuring out measures to accelerate the implementation of a scheme on development of non-cash payment in Viet Nam. 

PM Phuc pledges VN willing to be long-term rice supplier to Philippines 20:22 | 26/05/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc pledged that Viet Nam is willing to be the long-term and stable rice supplier of the Philippines with competitive prices, during his phone conversation with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday.
VN enters 40th day without new COVID-19 community infection, recovery rate rises to 84% 09:10 | 26/05/2020
VGP – Today marks the 40th consecutive day without new community infection of COVID-19 in Viet Nam, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
More than 340 citizens return home from Japan 18:04 | 25/05/2020
VGP – Vietnamese Embassy in Japan has coordinated with the national flag carrier Viet Nam Airlines and Japanese authorities to repatriated more than 340 citizens from the Northeast Asian country, according to the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry.
VN enters 39th day without new COVID-19 community infection 09:18 | 25/05/2020
VGP – Viet Nam began the 39th consecutive day without new COVID-19 community infection, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control reported this morning.
British COVID-19 patient: Miraculous days fighting for life 20:10 | 23/05/2020
VGP – British COVID-19 patient had received 65-day treatment at the Ho Chi Minh City for Tropical Diseases where front line doctors made utmost efforts to save his life before being transferred to Cho Ray Hospital for possible lung transplant.