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Vietnam trying to bring home citizens stranded in US: Foreign Ministry

Vietnam trying to bring home citizens stranded in US: Foreign Ministry

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Transport and Vietnam’s representative offices in the US are actively joining hands to assist the Vietnam Airlines in clearing necessary procedures and looking for suitable options to bring Vietnamese citizens affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in the US back home at the earliest possible date, the Foreign Ministry said on May 3.

Foreign Ministry announces changes in RoK’s visa policy

Foreign Ministry announces changes in RoK’s visa policy

The Vietnamese Foreign Ministry on April 10 received a diplomatic note from the Republic of Korea (RoK) Embassy in Vietnam which said amid the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide, the Korean Government has decided to suspend the validity of short-term visa for foreigners, irrespective of countries and territories, starting from 00:00 am on April 13.

Vietnam adjusts entry regulations in principle of non-discrimination

Vietnam adjusts entry regulations in principle of non-discrimination

VOV.VN - The country has proposed a range of measures based on the principle of non-discrimination whilst also taking into account developments regarding the ongoing global health situation in line with provisions set out by International Health Regulations.

Foreign Ministry issues notice on COVID-19 epidemic

Foreign Ministry issues notice on COVID-19 epidemic

The Foreign Ministry issued a notice on March 14, asking people who come from or transit areas hit by the COVID-19 epidemic to keep themselves updated on regulations of airlines and ensure they have all required documents in order to take flights (especially documents certificating health conditions if any).

Fighting nCoV like fighting enemy: PM

Fighting nCoV like fighting enemy: PM

In the face of complex developments of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (nCoV), Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired an urgent meeting with officials of relevant ministries and sectors in Hanoi on January 27 to discuss countermeasures.

Foreign ministry advises Vietnamese against travelling to nCoV-affected areas

Foreign ministry advises Vietnamese against travelling to nCoV-affected areas

The Consular Department under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has advised Vietnamese citizens against travelling to the areas reporting the acute pneumonia caused by a novel coronavirus (nCoV) strain or likely affected by the disease as specified by Chinese authorities and the World Health Organisation (WHO).

Diplomatic representatives hosted by Deputy PM at New Year banquet

Diplomatic representatives hosted by Deputy PM at New Year banquet

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh took on the role of host during a New Year banquet held in Hanoi on January 14, with foreign ministry officials and representatives from foreign embassies in Vietnam taking part in the event.

Foreign Ministry thanks foreign correspondents, press attachés

Foreign Ministry thanks foreign correspondents, press attachés

Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung held a meeting in Hanoi on December 19 with correspondents and press assistants of foreign press agencies, along with cultural and press attachés of foreign representative agencies in Vietnam on the occasion of the new year of 2020.

Foreign Ministry: Vietnam ready for ASEAN Year 2020

Foreign Ministry: Vietnam ready for ASEAN Year 2020

Vietnam has been ready with organizational apparatus, personnel and projects and overall action plan for ASEAN Year 2020, said deputy spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Ngo Toan Thang at a regular press conference in Hanoi on November 7.

Vietnam takes measures to prevent trade frauds

Vietnam takes measures to prevent trade frauds

Vietnam resolutely prevents and strictly handles trade and origin frauds in the domestic market as well as export-import activities in a bid to protect legitimate interests of local businesses and consumers, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on August 8.