Travel restrictions placed on Hanoi-HCM City transport links

Travel restrictions placed on Hanoi-HCM City transport links

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Transport requested that airlines reduce the frequency of domestic flights, with air routes between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang and Phu Quoc set to run only one flight per day in an attempt to halt the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) from the two major cities to other localities between March 30 and April 15.

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.

Vietnamese students in Laos stay calm amid COVID-19 pandemic

Vietnamese students in Laos stay calm amid COVID-19 pandemic

Almost Vietnamese students pursuing their study at the National University of Laos in Vientiane have stayed calm and abided by health quarantine regulations rather than return to Vietnam in order to avoid creating a burden on the homeland’s medical system amid the COVID pandemic.

Vietnamese expats return from coronavirus-hit Ukraine

Vietnamese expats return from coronavirus-hit Ukraine

VOV.VN - Situated in the northern province of Quang Ninh, Van Don International Airport on March 30 received a special flight carrying a total of 56 Vietnamese nationals who returned to the country from Kharkiv, Ukraine affected by the COVID-19.

30 more COVID-19 patients receive discharge from hospital

30 more COVID-19 patients receive discharge from hospital

VOV.VN - A total of 30 patients who had been infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) were released from hospital in Hanoi and Ho Chi MInh City on March 30 after making a full recovery, said health authorities.

Two largest cities told to brace themselves for complete isolation

Two largest cities told to brace themselves for complete isolation

VOV.VN - Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have been advised to implement stricter measures, including enforcing isolation where necessary, in a bid to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19), according to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

COVID-19: First reporter infected, total rises to 188

COVID-19: First reporter infected, total rises to 188

VOV.VN - Nine further cases testing for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), including a reporter were announced by the Ministry of Health on 29 March evening, elevating the total number of infections in Vietnam to 188.

Most of COVID-19 patients in stable condition

Most of COVID-19 patients in stable condition

Most of the 158 COVID-19 cases being treated in 20 health facilities nationwide are in stable condition, according to the sub-department of treating COVID-19 patients under the Ministry of Health.

Hanoi hastens efforts to handle COVID-19 hotbed at Bach Mai Hospital

Hanoi hastens efforts to handle COVID-19 hotbed at Bach Mai Hospital

Authorities in Hanoi are ramping up efforts to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus from Bach Mai Hospital, considered the biggest and most complex hotbed of COVID-19 in Vietnam at present, after more than 10 cases linked with this large hospital have been recorded.

Hotels in Hanoi support fight against COVID-19

Hotels in Hanoi support fight against COVID-19

Hanoi’s accommodations are willing to host quarantined people and reduce the overload of in mass isolation centers. However, criteria for hosting quarantined people have not been released.