May 3: Vietnam reports one new coronavirus case, tally rises to 271
The newest case is an expert working for Vietnam Oil And Gas Group (PetroVietnam).
12:23, 2020/23/26
Hanoi's airport stops receiving Vietnamese passengers on quarantine overload
Hanoi is accommodating thousands of people in mandatory 14-day quarantine.
09:59, 2020/59/24
Biggest airport halts receiving overseas Vietnamese on overload
Quarantine facilities are at full capacity due to flows of overseas Vietnamese who mostly returned from Europe, Southeast Asia and China.
09:20, 2020/20/21
First medical staff in Vietnam infected with coronavirus
A health official affirms that there’s no secondary transmission at Bach Mai Hospital so far.
12:16, 2020/16/18
Vietnam reports 67th Covid-19 case, linked to mass Muslim gathering in Malaysia
The latest patient in Vietnam went to a mass religious gathering in Malaysia attended by roughly 16,000 Muslims.
00:00, 2020/00/18
March 17: Vietnam reveals five more coronavirus cases, Hanoi tops with 16
All newly-confirmed cases are Vietnamese nationals, including two in Hanoi and three in Ho Chi Minh City.
12:07, 2020/07/24
Vietnam confirms first China coronavirus cases; authorities take action
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 23 dispatched an urgency note, requiring ministries to keep strict watch on arrivals at border gates and quarantine people suspected of carrying the disease.