Vietnam successfully develops two sets of SARS-CoV-2 test kits
The two test kits' development was based on the technological process of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (US CDC), approved by the FDA (US Food and Drug Administration) in March.
16:03, 2020/03/28
Hanoi takes preventive health measures at tourist attractions
Border closure and stay-at-home orders have hit hard the city's tourism industry.
13:01, 2020/01/28
Vietnam cuts all passenger transport services to and from Danang to curb virus spread
Cargo flights and vehicles are not affected by this ban.
13:31, 2020/31/03
Worker in Hanoi confirmed Covid-19 negative after initial positive test
The worker had no history of contact with any suspected Covid-19 patients.
01:08, 2020/08/08
Half of coronavirus cases in Vietnam recover
To be considered healthy, Covid-19 patients need to test negative for the virus three consecutive times and go through quarantine for two weeks.
04:04, 2020/04/02
April 1: Vietnam’s Covid-19 case toll climbs to 218
Up to 63 Covid-29 patients have recovered, including 16 in the first phase (before March 6) and 47 in the second phase of the fight against the virus in Vietnam.
17:19, 2020/19/14
Vietnam halts entry of visitors from UK, Schengen countries
The suspension, which is not be applicable to entrants for diplomatic or official purposes, will last for 30 days starting March 15.
15:02, 2020/02/10
UPDATE: Vietnam confirms 34th coronavirus case
The latest patient met and joined a party with the first case of Hanoi who returned to the country on March 2.