VOV.VN - The World Bank and the State Bank of Vietnam on July 30 signed a US$6.2 million grant agreement to strengthen Vietnam’s coronavirus surveillance and testing capacities, research capacity for COVID-19 vaccines, test kits, and communications about the pandemic.
VOV.VN - Streets throughout Hoi An, a UNESCO-recognised World Heritage Site, have fallen quiet as local people strive to clean historical and cultural sites ahead of a social distancing order being imposed at midnight July 31.
VOV.VN - Relevant agencies of Vietnam, the Vietnamese Embassy in Myanmar, and low-cost carrier VietJet Air on July 30 coordinated with Myanmar’s competent agencies to bring home 240 Vietnamese citizens from the country.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has issued novel coronavirus (COVID-19) prevention and control instructions in a bid to promote a safe industry, with local tourism departments set to follow relevant advice.
VOV.VN - The International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) has announced it will offer a US$1.5 million bailout package to each of its national football federations throughout Southeast Asia (SEA), including Vietnam, in order to offset losses caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese national men’s senior football team will be joined by the national U22 side as both teams take part in a training camp from August 10 to August 16 following the V.League 1 2020 season being postponed due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
VOV.VN - Border guards operating in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau have set up tents along trails and close to border crossings in an effort to control illegal entry into the country and successfully curb the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
The price of medical masks is on the rise after new COVID-19 community infections were confirmed in Da Nang city and Quang Ngai province.
Vietnam has been effectively performing its role as ASEAN Chair in terms of enhancing the bloc’s unanimity and cooperating with other members in the COVID-19 response, according to the Secretary General of the ASEAN-Korea Centre Lee Hyuk.
VOV.VN - Numerous local people can be seen not wearing face masks in public areas, including transport hubs such as bus and railway stations, around Hanoi despite the recent novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the centre of the country.
VOV.VN - As many as 693 people returning to Can Tho city in the Mekong Delta from the newly detected coronavirus hotspot of Da Nang have first tested negative for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, according to local authorities.
VOV.VN - The central city of Da Nang officially applied social distancing measures July 28 midnight across six districts with a population of over 1 million, following a fresh coronavirus outbreak detected the city.
VOV.VN - The latest discovery of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Da Nang and Quang Ngai province has forced the Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM Hanoi) to be postponed due to fears surrounding the global epidemic.
VOV.VN - The first night since the implementation of a new social distancing order has seen restaurants close and streets left deserted throughout the central city of Da Nang, with images across the city showing the impact of new COVID-19 cases being detected.
VOV.VN - The organisers of the V.League 1 season have moved to delay all 12th round fixtures due to fresh fears relating to new novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infections.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) will soon grant permission to airlines to maximise number of flights leaving the central city of Da Nang amid new developments of the COVID-19 pandemic, head of the CAAV Dinh Viet Thang has said.
The 2020 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting (MRT) took place virtually on July 25, highlighting COVID-19-related issues.
Relevant agencies of Vietnam, the Vietnamese Embassy in Canada, and the Vietnam Airlines on July 25 coordinated with Canadian competent agencies to bring home more than 340 Vietnamese citizens from the country.
VOV.VN - Squid and octopus exports enjoyed a rise of 6.5% to US$48 million during June after previously suffering decreases for three consecutive months due to a low demand affected by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
European businesses are more positive about Vietnam’s trade and investment environment in the first few months after COVID-19, the Business Climate Index (BCI) unveiled by the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) on July 22 showed.