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Hai Phong quarantines all recent arrivals from abroad

Hai Phong quarantines all recent arrivals from abroad

VOV.VN - The northern port city of Hai Phong has moved to implement mandatory medical isolation on both local citizens and foreign nationals who have recently arrived from abroad, with the regulations including all countries, regardless of if they’ve been hit by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic or not.

Import and export activities return to Lao Cai border gates

Import and export activities return to Lao Cai border gates

VOV.VN - The flow of goods passing through border gates in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai has recovered to between 75% to 80% against the same period last year amid the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, according to the Lao Cai Border Gate Management Board.

Foreign visitors wander Hue streets without face masks

Foreign visitors wander Hue streets without face masks

VOV.VN - Despite new regulations coming into force on March 16 making it mandatory for all people to wear face masks in public, many foreign visitors could still be spotted not wearing face masks when strolling along the streets of Hue city or when passing though Phu Bai Airport.

Vietnam halts entry arrivals from Schengen Area, UK over COVID-19 fears

Vietnam halts entry arrivals from Schengen Area, UK over COVID-19 fears

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese government has announced that the country is set to temporarily suspend entry for tourists who are arriving from or who have recently passed through the Schengen Area or the UK from March 15 as a result of concerns over the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Ministry issues guidance to fight COVID-19 in workplaces

Ministry issues guidance to fight COVID-19 in workplaces

Amidst complicated developments of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), the Ministry of Health has released specific guidance on routine cleaning in the workplaces.

Vietnam confirms 21st COVID-19 infection case

Vietnam confirms 21st COVID-19 infection case

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health on March 8 confirmed the 21st COVID-19 infection case in Vietnam, who sat close to the row of seats on the same flight with the 17th COVID-19 patient.

Vietnam reports 17th case of COVID-19 infection

Vietnam reports 17th case of COVID-19 infection

VOV.VN - Vietnam has confirmed the discovery of its 17th case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection with the latest case being a 26-year-old female from Truc Bach ward in Ba Dinh district of Hanoi, according to the Ministry of Health.

Face mask litterers to be fined

Face mask litterers to be fined

The Ministry of Health has proposed to issue a fine of up to VND7m for people who leave face masks in unsuitable places.

PM orders removal of bottlenecks for border trade

PM orders removal of bottlenecks for border trade

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on February 12 order the removal of bottlenecks for export-import activities and trading of goods in border regions in the face of the acute respiratory disease caused by the new strain of coronavirus Covid-19.

HCM City schools to reopen

HCM City schools to reopen

Schools in HCM City will reopen from February 17 after two weeks of closing to prevent the spreading of Coronavirus, said the deputy director of HCM City Department of Education and Training Nguyen Van Hieu.

2019-nCoV situation by February 11

2019-nCoV situation by February 11

By 7:30 Feb. 11, 2020, 43,099 confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV infection have been reported globally, including 1,018 deaths (1016 in China and 2 outside mainland China). Vietnam has so far reported 15 cases of 2019-nCoV infection.