The COVID-19 outbreak in the central city of Da Nang and nearby Quang Nam province is brought under control with the decreasing number of new cases recorded in recent days, according to Acting Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health on August 14 afternoon announced 18 more new cases of COVID-19, including 17 related to central Da Nang city, and one of illegal entry into Vietnam which were quarantined in Ho Chi Minh City.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health is conducting sequencing for the SARS-CoV-2 virus detected in the first COVID-19 case found in a cluster of infections in Hai Duong province to determine whether there are any similarities with the virus strain seen in the recent outbreak in Da Nang.
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.
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.
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.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has underlined the importance of implementing a range of measures to prevent the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) from spreading in Da Nang and other localities nationwide.
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.
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.
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.
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.
VOV.VN - The country entered the 12th day without recording any community-associated infections, while 130 confirmed cases have been kept in quarantine immediately upon entry, the Ministry of Health said on April 28 morning.
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.
The Health Ministry on April 7 received medical supplies for SARS-CoV-2 testing worth US$1 million from real estate group CapitaLand.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Vietnam Telemedicine Centre for COVID-19 Outbreak Control made debut at a ceremony in Hanoi on March 5 in the context that the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is causing grave concern around the world.