Nearly 7,000 Vietnamese return home due to coronavirus fear in foreign countries 18:02 | 18/03/2020
VGP – About 6,800 Vietnamese people are expected to return home from foreign countries on Wednesday amid fast spreading of the novel coronavirus in Europe and ASEAN, according to the Viet Nam Civil Aviation Authority.
UNDP assists Mekong Delta in drought response efforts 15:53 | 18/03/2020

VGP - The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Partnership for Disaster Risk Reduction under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) signed an agreement on Tuesday to help the Mekong Delta cope with drought and saltwater intrusion.

VN consults ASEAN members about ASEAN Summit postponement 11:22 | 18/03/2020

VGP - Viet Nam has been consulting ASEAN member countries and partners about the possibility of postponing the 36th ASEAN Summit and related meetings in early April.

Congratulations to Slovenia's newly-elected senior leaders 10:23 | 18/03/2020
VGP – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on March 17 respectively extended congratulations to Mr. Janez Jansa and Mr. Igor Zorcic upon their election as the Slovenian Prime Minister and Speaker of the National Assembly of Slovenia.
Foreigners in VN requested to wear face masks in public places 17:31 | 17/03/2020

VGP- Viet Nam requires all Vietnamese citizens and foreigners in the country to wear face masks in public places from March 16, in an attempt to prevent the spread of Covid-19, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Vietnamese citizens advised not to travel to Singapore due to new precautionary measures 13:30 | 16/03/2020

VGP – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has recently advised Vietnamese citizens not to travel to Singapore if not necessary.

Travel advice for Vietnamese amid COVID-19 pandemic 13:08 | 15/03/2020

VGP – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Consular Department has issued travel advice for Vietnamese amid swift developments of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Spokesperson CLARIFIES updated regulations on entry of foreign nationals 12:23 | 15/03/2020
VGP – On 14 March 2020, in response to a reporter’s inquiry about the updated regulations, which temporarily suspend entry of foreign nationals and will remain valid for 30 days from 12:00 (noon), 15 March 2020, the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said:
Green Climate Fund helps VN enhance climate resilience 14:28 | 14/03/2020

VGP - The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has approved a non-refundable aid worth US$30.2 million to help Viet Nam enhance climate resilience, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

VN, Canada share experience in COVID-19 prevention 16:40 | 13/03/2020

VGP - Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son has spoken over the phone with Canadian Deputy Foreign Minister Marta Morgan to discuss bilateral relations and share experience in COVID-19 prevention and control.