VOV.VN - Vietnam has yet to consider the time to declare itself clear of the coronavirus as the risk of infection remains and the pandemic shows no signs of waning globally, according to Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen.
Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen on March 15 inspected the prevention and control of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 at Hanoi-based Noi Bai International Airport.
VOV.VN - Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen has suggested that there should be a focus on providing accurate and timely information relating to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic and preventive measures while strictly handling cases of posting inaccurate news.
VOV.VN - 11 scientists at Vietnam’s National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE) have raced against time to cultivate and isolate the new coronavirus (COVID-19) in the lab.
VOV.VN - The south central province of Khanh Hoa has gone 30 days without any new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) emerging and is currently completing the process of being declared free from the epidemic, according to Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen.
The Ministry of Health has proposed to issue a fine of up to VND7m for people who leave face masks in unsuitable places.
Tests for the novel coronavirus (nCoV) could be run at provincial hospitals in the near future, said Professor Dang Duc Anh, director of the National Institute for Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE).
VOV.VN - Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen made a visit to an isolation area that has been set up to fight against the spread of the coronavirus (nCoV) along the border area of the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on February 9.
VOV.VN - In face of the new coronavirus, the Vietnamese government, ministries, sectors, and localities have implemented proactive response measures to prevent and treat infected people.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has stressed the need to continue giving top priority to the endemic prevention and fighting, as the nCoV is spreading.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s recently-installed infectious disease surveillance system successfully detected two visitors from Wuhan, China, that were showing signs of fever upon their arrival at Da Nang International Airport on January 14 through a remote body temperature scanner, according to the Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health.