Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc outlined the need to come up with solutions aimed at coping with the worse possible scenarios that may occur during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic while chairing a cabinet meeting in Hanoi on March 31 to discuss a range of measures aimed at tacking the pandemic.
Philippine Foreign Minister Teodoro L. Locsin Jr. applauded both the government and people of Vietnam for their efforts in efficiently working to prevent and control the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic during a phone call with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on March 30.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc agreed to declare the nationwide COVID-19 epidemic while chairing a meeting of the cabinet in Hanoi on March 30.
PSNews - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on March 28 sent a letter acknowledging the efforts and achievements of the entire Public Security Forces in ensuring security and order as well as in contributing to the fight against COVID-19.
The next 15 days are seen as a "golden time" to decide whether we succeed or fail to combat the epidemic, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc during a March 29 online meeting with five major cities- Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, Can Tho and Hai Phong.
Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung has expressed hope that people and businesses will stay calm and work together with the Government in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic.
Amid the ongoing fight against COVID-19, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has emphasized that taking on the epidemic is like being a fight against an enemy, with more drastic measures necessary, including intensifying immigration control and keeping a minimum of two metres apart when in public.
Foreigners stranded in Vietnam can apply for visa extension at the Immigration Department under the Ministry of Public Security in line with regulations, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang has said.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed the need for countries to increase cooperation and take joint actions aimed at containing the novel coronavirus pandemic, at an online G20 summit on March 26.
Foreign Ministry's spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said, Vietnam requests China to respect its sovereignty and take no actions that escalate tensions and complicate the situation, affecting peace and stability in the East Sea and the region.
Multiple enterprises have closed down or reduced production scale due to the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report from the National Assembly’s Committee for Social Affairs.
General To Lam, Vietnamese Minister of Public Security, on March 23 received outgoing Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Vietnam Umeda Kunio as he paid a farewell visit to the Ministry of Public Security before completing his term of office in Vietnam.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received outgoing Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Umeda Kunio in Hanoi on March 24, highlighting the two countries’ stronger relations during the diplomat’s working term.
Vietnamese citizens in Laos and Thailand should stay calm and limit going out and returning home at this time as the COVID-19 is developing complicatedly.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on March 24 suggested the implementation of an assistance package on social security aimed at supporting people, particularly workers, in response to the increasingly widespread impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting in Hanoi on March 24 to review the implementation of the Resolution on several social policy issues for the 2012-2020 period adopted by the fifth plenum of the 11th Party Central Committee.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received outgoing Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Umeda Kunio in Hanoi on March 24, highlighting the two countries’ stronger relations during the diplomat’s tenure.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered a thorough review of all entrants - Vietnamese and foreigners - into Vietnam since March 8 to discover COVID-19 infection cases and prevent community spread.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on March 23 sent a letter to his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe, extending his sympathy to the Japanese people over the losses caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Czech counterpart Andrej Babis discussed a score of cooperation measures against the ongoing COVID-19 epidemic during their phone talk on March 23.