Hanoi begins COVID-19 vaccination on March 9

09/03/2021 18:37

Hanoi is to launch its COVID-19 vaccination at Thanh Nhan Hospital on March 9, with 8,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine delivered in the first inoculation drive, according to head of the Hanoi Department of Health Tran Thi Nhi Ha.

FAO and WHO warn Vietnam to guard against influenza A H5N8

04/03/2021 13:20

PSNews – This is the first report of H5N8 poultry-to-human infection despite the virus having been circulating in poultry and wild birds since 2016. The Department of Animal Health of Vietnam is going to increase testing for H5N8 virus in the national avian influenza surveillance programme starting from 2021.

Hai Duong's largest COVID-19 hotspot ends social distancing

03/03/2021 15:39

PSNews - After 15 days, Chi Linh city - the largest COVID-19 hotspot in Hai Duong province has received the decision to end social distancing from March 3, along with lifting lockdowns placed on Chi Linh city and Cam Giang district as of this morning.

Deputy Minister of Health: COVID-19 vaccination to begin soon

02/03/2021 22:02

Deputy Minister of Health  Truong Quoc Cuong has said COVID-19 vaccination will begin right after the Ministry of Health receives an accreditation certificate from the Republic of Korea (RoK), scheduled for late this week or early next week.

110 foreign experts to be isolated for COVID-19 combat

02/03/2021 17:47

The administration of Quang Ngai province, central Vietnam, has outlined plans to put a total of 110 foreign experts into isolation in concentrated places in an effort to prevent the potential spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.