WB Country Director: VN copes with COVID-19 relatively well 14:00 | 08/04/2020

VGP – Viet Nam took quick and decisive actions and is one of the few countries so far that has coped with the situation relatively well, said World Bank Country Director for Viet Nam Ousmane Dione while referring to the nation’s response to COVID-19 spread.

French woman among 11 patients cleared of COVID-19, total recovered patients rise to 106 12:08 | 07/04/2020
VGP – The Ministry of Health has announced that 11 more patients have been cleared of COVID-19, raising total number of recovered patients to 106.
Four more COVID-19 infection cases confirmed, total reaches 245 18:50 | 06/04/2020
VGP – Four more Vietnamese people contracted COVID-19, raising patient tally to 245, the Ministry of Health has confirmed.
PM asks for speeding up manufacturing medical equipment, ventilators as transmission risk still remains 15:54 | 05/04/2020

VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has required the Ministry of Health to speed up COVID-19 treatment training, building field hospitals, and manufacturing more medical equipment, especially ventilators as the risk of widespread community transmission still remains.

Vietnamese, Chinese PMs hold phone talks over COVID-19 fight 21:46 | 02/04/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Thursday held phone talks over the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) prevention and control.
Guidelines on extension of foreigners’ temporary residence due to COVID-19 17:14 | 01/04/2020

VGP – The Viet Nam Immigration Department has issued guidelines on extension of temporary residence for foreigners in Viet Nam who are unable to exit Viet Nam to return home due to the outbreak of COVID-19.

One more British COVID-19 patient recovers, total increases to 58 21:39 | 31/03/2020
VGP – The Ministry of Health has confirmed that one more British patient has been cleared of the virus, bringing total recovered patients to 58.
Number of recovered COVID-19 patients rises to 55 17:26 | 30/03/2020
VGP – Two hospitals announced Monday that 30 more COVID-19 patients have recovered, bringing the total to 55.
Four more COVID-19 patients discharged from hospital 19:49 | 29/03/2020
VGP – Four more patients have been cleared of the virus and discharged from Cu Chi field hospital in Ho Chi Minh City on Sunday, raising total recovered cases to 25, the Ministry of Health has confirmed.
Infographic: Socioe-economic performance in Q1/2020 21:44 | 27/03/2020
VGP - The GDP growth rate fell to decade low of 3.82% in the first quarter this year due to negative impacts of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic which is spreading swiftly and complicatedly across the world.