The HCM City Department of Tourism has estimated that the city’s tourism industry suffered losses worth close to VND10 trillion (US$426.2 million) in the first quarter of this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - All people entering hospitals throughout Hanoi must complete a brief health check and fill out a medical declaration form outlining details of their travel history since March as medical centres step up efforts to fight the COVID-19 epidemic.
The Ha Long Carnival and the 2020 Ha Long - Quang Ninh Tourism Week will take place on Vietnam’s National Day (September 2) holiday if the COVID-19 is brought under control, announced the Quang Ninh provincial People’s Committee.
The new series of “Nhung Ngay Khong Quen” (Unforgettable Days) will feature life in urban and rural areas during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hanoi authorities have ordered the temporary suspension of tourism promotion via CNN as the COVID-19 fight intensifies.
Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam (Doosan Vina) has exported three huge desalination devices with a total weight of over 2,000 tonnes to Bahrain, a company representative announced on April 7.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has asked the Government to resume rice exports, with the volume to be limited at 800,000 tonnes for April and May.
Despite being slow, credit growth of the banking system in March recovered compared with the first two months of this year.
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will limit the number of passengers on flights to Ho Chi Minh City from April 6-15 following a request from the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam.
Nineteen State-owned groups and corporations under the Commission for the Management of State Capital at Enterprises (CMSC) incurred losses worth more than VND3.7 trillion in the first quarter of this year due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s Ministry of Defense sent a number of experts to Laos on April 7, in addition to providing medical equipment worth over VND3 billion, to help the neighbouring Southeast Asian nation in their battle against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
VOV.VN - Footballers from both the Vietnamese men’s and women’s national teams have been active in responding to the #Thankyou campaign which aims to deliver sincere messages of thanks to medical workers who are on the frontline in the fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
VOV.VN - While the Government’s relief package has yet to be disbursed, a group of benefactors have joined forces to offer free goods including rice, instant noodles, eggs, sausages and vegetables, to underprivileged people throughout Hanoi.
A music video featuring the song titled “Vietnam will win” for response to coronavirus prevention and control has attracted more than 15 million views in the first five days after release.
Hanoi has listed ten acts of violation and corresponding punishments ranging from administrative fine to criminal prosecution.
The novel coronavirus has mutated and two different groups can be found in Vietnam, the National Instiute of Hygiene And Epidemiology said recently.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung recently signed Decision No. 457/QD-TTg approving the Vietravel Airlines project of Vietravel - one of the country’s largest tour operators.
The Ministry of Transport has proposed the Government assign the Ministry of Finance to consider reducing several taxes for transport businesses affected by COVID-19.
The Vietnam Bank for Social Policy (VBSP) has proposed cutting the loan interest rate for poor households by 15% from April 1 until the end of the year.
VOV.VN - The normally-bustling streets of Hanoi have been replaced by quiet spaces as social distancing policy takes effect across the capital.