First pregnant women vaccinated against COVID-19 in Vietnam

First pregnant women vaccinated against COVID-19 in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Overcoming fears, the first pregnant women in Ho Chi Minh City, the largest coronavirus hotspot in Vietnam, have been vaccinated against COVID-19 after the Ministry of Health encouraged this group to get the jab.

Thousands of people depart HCM City for their hometowns

Thousands of people depart HCM City for their hometowns

VOV.VN - A large number of people left the COVID-19 hotspot of Ho Chi Minh City through coach stations on August 10 following a long period of being stuck due to lockdown measures.

National squad prepares for upcoming World Cup qualifiers

National squad prepares for upcoming World Cup qualifiers

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese men’s national football team got their latest training camp in Hanoi underway ahead of the Asian region’s final qualifying round for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Mobile supermarkets deliver daily necessities amid social distancing period

Mobile supermarkets deliver daily necessities amid social distancing period

VOV.VN - A number of mobile supermarkets have opened across Hanoi in order to provide residents with essential food after traditional markets have been temporarily closed due to rising COVID-19 infection cases.

Special online concert supports COVID-19 vaccine fund

Special online concert supports COVID-19 vaccine fund

VOV.VN - A large number of local artists based both domestically and abroad participated in a virtual concert held on August 8 in Hanoi, with the primary aim to raise funds for the country’s COVID-19 vaccine fund.

Foreigners receive COVID-19 vaccines in HCM City

Foreigners receive COVID-19 vaccines in HCM City

VOV.VN - Thousands of expats residing in Ho Chi Minh City have been vaccinated against the COVID-19 pandemic in recent weeks, thereby helping to protect themselves and the wider community.

Checkpoints throughout Hanoi left congested at start of new week

Checkpoints throughout Hanoi left congested at start of new week

VOV.VN - A large number of checkpoints across the capital witnessed major traffic jams on August 9 as on-duty officials moved to tighten control of travel between districts due to rising infection cases.

Vientiane well prepared for Vietnamese President’s visit

Vientiane well prepared for Vietnamese President’s visit

VOV.VN - Major streets and historical landmarks in Vientiane, the capital of Laos, have been decorated with the national flags of Laos and Vietnam, to welcome Vietnamese President Nguyen Xuan Phuc during his coming visit on August 9-10.

Military doctors join frontline forces in COVID-19 fight in the south

Military doctors join frontline forces in COVID-19 fight in the south

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Defence held a ceremony on August 6 in Hanoi to send off 100 military doctors and nurses to various field hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City and Binh Duong province to support local frontline forces in their ongoing fight against COVID-19.

Teacher inspires locals with COVID-19 fight paintings

Teacher inspires locals with COVID-19 fight paintings

VOV.VN - An arts teacher from Vung Tau city has created a series of emotional paintings in order to encourage frontline workers in their ongoing battle against the COVID-19 pandemic, drawing thousands of views, shares, and comments on social media.

Special department for patients recovering from COVID-19

Special department for patients recovering from COVID-19

VOV.VN - A special medical department has been established specifically aimed at looking after COVID-19 patients who are in the process of recovering from severe conditions after suffering with the virus.

Night COVID-19 vaccination for HCM City residents

Night COVID-19 vaccination for HCM City residents

VOV.VN - The authorities of District 8 in Ho Chi Minh City have launched a COVID-19 vaccination campaign which takes place at night, with the target of meeting the city’s aim of providing vaccines to 70% of residents aged 18 and over by the end of August.