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PM Phuc orders drastic countermeasures amid peak of COVID-19 wave

PM Phuc orders drastic countermeasures amid peak of COVID-19 wave

VOV.VN - The period from this week to the middle of next week will mark the peak of the latest wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said, while urging the implementation of a range of drastic countermeasures and learn lessons in order to keep the epidemic in check.

Vingroup presents 3,200 ventilators to Health Ministry

Vingroup presents 3,200 ventilators to Health Ministry

VOV.VN - Vingroup, the country’s leading real estate and retail conglomerate, on August 7 donated the first batch of 3,200 ventilators to the Ministry of Health to help combat the latest coronavirus outbreak.

All-out efforts needed to minimize COVID-19 deaths in Da Nang

All-out efforts needed to minimize COVID-19 deaths in Da Nang

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health held a teleconference on August 1 to discuss ways in which to improve the professional capacity of health facilities for reception, management, and treatment of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) patients amid the increasingly complicated developments of the pandemic which requires an urgent response.

Vietnam steps up health co-operation with the UK

Vietnam steps up health co-operation with the UK

VOV.VN -British Ambassador Gareth Ward and Vietnamese Acting Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on July 15 to outline future co-operation through the Better Health Programme, part of the UK’s Prosperity Fund.

Vietnam must remain vigilant to guard against second COVID-19 wave

Vietnam must remain vigilant to guard against second COVID-19 wave

VOV.VN - The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control has requested that epidemic prevention and control agencies across the country move to heighten their vigilance against a potential second wave of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) that is hitting Asia.

Vietnam yet to reopen int'l tourism market to avoid infection risk

Vietnam yet to reopen int'l tourism market to avoid infection risk

VOV.VN - The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control has agreed to pause the reopening of the international tourism market at the current time due to the risk of the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) remaining high amid complicated developments relating to the pandemic globally.

Vietnam stays on guard in response to COVID-19 developments: Deputy PM

Vietnam stays on guard in response to COVID-19 developments: Deputy PM

Facing complex developments of COVID-19 around the world, anti-pandemic forces of Vietnam always stand ready to respond, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam said at a meeting with representatives of the World Health Organisation (WHO), international organisations and some sectors in Hanoi on May 12.

COVID-19: No fresh cases detected since April 24

COVID-19: No fresh cases detected since April 24

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health on April 26 morning announced that no more cases of the novel coronavirus have been recorded in Vietnam since April 24 afternoon with the confirmation of an additional two fresh cases returning from Japan.

Health Ministry imports 200,000 COVID-19 rapid test kits

Health Ministry imports 200,000 COVID-19 rapid test kits

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health has decided to import 200,000 rapid test kits for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) from the Republic of Korea to support virus testing in quarantine areas, according to Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long.

Antigen testing machine for quick COVID-19 detection set for use

Antigen testing machine for quick COVID-19 detection set for use

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health announced on March 23 that it has successfully completed the trial of an antigen testing machine from the Republic of Korea that will be put into operation imminently to conduct rapid testing for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam.

Vietnam, RoK share experience in coping with COVID-19

Vietnam, RoK share experience in coping with COVID-19

VOV.VN - The Ambassador of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam, Park Noh-wan, showed his appreciation for Vietnam’s strategy on COVID-19 prevention and control and its support for foreign citizens, while meeting on March 15 with Prof. Dr. Vice Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long.

No need to worry but take precautions against COVID-19: official

No need to worry but take precautions against COVID-19: official

The people should not worry or panic but seriously take precautions issued by the Ministry of Health and authorities to join hands fighting the epidemic of the acute respiratory disease caused by SARS-Cov-2 (COVID-19), Deputy Minister Nguyen Thanh Long stressed at a working session on March 7.

COVID-19: Localities asked to take serious quarantine measures

COVID-19: Localities asked to take serious quarantine measures

Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long on February 14 required localities nationwide to strictly take quarantine measures against suspected novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases and those returning from disease-hit areas or contacting with patients, in effort to control the spreading of the outbreak.

Vietnam doing its best to cope with new coronavirus epidemic

Vietnam doing its best to cope with new coronavirus epidemic

VOV.VN - Vietnam is making a maximum effort to contain the new coronavirus epidemic by zoning high-risk areas, isolating suspected and confirmed cases, and providing virus test kits to localities. The country is confident of controlling the epidemic.