Gov’t adds over US$116 million to procure COVID-19 vaccines 21:00 | 17/09/2021
VGP – The Government has decided to allocate nearly VND 2.7 trillion (more than US$116 million) to the Ministry of Health to procure 19,998,810 doses of BNT162 vaccine made by Pfizer.
Gov’t releases six legal documents in August 15:17 | 17/09/2021
VGP – The Government and Prime Minister issued five decrees and one decision in August, according to the Ministry of Justice.   
Deputy PM Le Van Thanh heads Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control 11:10 | 16/09/2021

VGP – Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh has been empowered by the Prime Minister to lead the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control. 

Gov’t approves plan on conservation of migratory fish stocks 17:10 | 15/09/2021
VGP – The Government has approved a plan on conservation and management of straddling fish stocks and highly migratory fish stocks through 2025.
Viet Nam levies zero import duty on 31 commodities from Cambodia 20:39 | 14/09/2021

VGP - Viet Nam  levies zero import duty on 31 commodities from Cambodia, including live poultry, poultry meat and by-products, and unprocessed tobacco leaves between September 13, 2021 and December 31, 2022.

Gov’t provides rice relief, power generators for three localities 19:00 | 12/09/2021
VGP – The Government has decided to provide more than 208 tons of rice relief from the national reserve to the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai to support Coronavirus-hit residents.
Imported goods for COVID-19 prevention exempted from import tax, VAT 14:52 | 11/09/2021

VGP – Goods imported by Vietnamese individuals and organizations to aid the Government in combating COVID-19 shall not be liable to import duty and value-added tax.

Phu Quoc island to be re-opened to foreign tourists 20:19 | 10/09/2021
VGP – Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has agreed with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s proposal to reopen Phu Quoc island to foreign tourists on a pilot basis.
PM appoints VNA Director-General, Deputy Miniser of Trade and Industry 19:55 | 10/09/2021

VGP – Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has signed a decision to appoint Ms. Vu Viet Trang as new Director-General of the Viet Nam News Agency.

Gov't allocates rice relief to support residents in central provinces 16:09 | 10/09/2021

VGP – Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai has signed Decision No. 1470/QD-TTg on allocation of over 1,847 tons of  rice relief for central provinces of Quang Nam and Quang Ngai to support residents affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.