Khanh Hoa declares free of COVID-19 epidemic

27/02/2020 15:18

The Vietnam’s Health Ministry has declared the central province of Khanh Hoa free of the COVID-19 epidemic as the locality recorded no new patient in the last 39 days.

Vietnam should not become drug transit route: PM

26/02/2020 19:31

Vietnam must avoid becoming one of the world’s major transit points for illegal drugs, according to a directive issued recently by Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam on behalf of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Hai Phong to put arrivals from RoK epidemic areas into isolated areas

24/02/2020 21:44

The northern city of Hai Phong has moved to strengthen its control over people arriving from the city of Daegu and Gyeongsang province in the Republic of Korea (RoK) in the face of increasingly complicated developments relating to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.

Construction starts on wind power plant in Soc Trang

22/02/2020 21:05

BPP Vinh Chau Wind Power Co., Ltd (BPPVC) – a subsidiary of Banpu Public Company Limited (Banpu Power) of Thailand, started the construction of a wind power plant with a total capacity of 65MW in Vinh Chau town, the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang.

US lauds Vietnam’s medical capacity

22/02/2020 20:40

The US stands ready to cooperate with Vietnam and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the fight against the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), US officials said at a recent meeting with representatives of the Vietnamese Embassy in the country.

JICA helps Vietnam control Covid-19

22/02/2020 14:06

As the second step in emergency assistance to counter with Covid-19 in Vietnam, responding to an urgent request from Pasteur Institute Ho Chi Minh City, JICA has decided to provide to the Institute an emergency aid of testing reagents (equivalent to a total of 4 million yen) which is used for rapid detection of Covid-19.

COVID-19: No ban on flights to RoK, Japan

21/02/2020 22:18

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) has imposed no ban on flights to the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Japan during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, CAAV Director General Dinh Viet Thang has said.

15th case of COVID-19 cured, discharged from hospital

21/02/2020 21:25

The 73-year-old coronavirus patient of the US nationality was discharged from hospital in Ho Chi Minh City on February 21 afternoon, becoming the 15th case of COVID-19 successfully cured in Vietnam.