Da Nang considers home quarantine for COVID-19 patients

Da Nang considers home quarantine for COVID-19 patients

VOV.VN - As the country’s latest COVID-19 hotspot, Da Nang city is considering implementing a home quarantine on individuals in the event that the number of infections increases rapidly, said Huynh Duc Tho, head of the municipal administration.

Nigerian drug trafficker arrested in Tay Ninh

Nigerian drug trafficker arrested in Tay Ninh

VOV.VN -Border guards operating in Tay Ninh province announced on August 2 they have apprehended a Nigerian national attempting to illegally transport drugs into Vietnam from Cambodia.

COVID-19: Central Highland City applies social distancing order

COVID-19: Central Highland City applies social distancing order

VOV.VN - The Central Highland province of Da Lak has imposed social distancing and locked down a number of streets in Buon Ma Thuot City, after three local residents returning from the Da Nang coronavirus hotspot were infected with COVID-19.

Sixth COVID-19 death recorded in Vietnam

Sixth COVID-19 death recorded in Vietnam

VOV.VN - A 53-year-old female patient in central Da Nang city died of serious underlying health conditions and the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), raising Vietnam's count of coronavirus deaths to three in a single day and six in the nation, the Ministry of Health reported on August 2 evening.

Health Ministry urges speeding up tracing people returning from Da Nang

Health Ministry urges speeding up tracing people returning from Da Nang

The Ministry of Health have sent a dispatch to authorities of Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and the central province of Quang Nam, asking them to accelerate the tracing of locals who returned from Da Nang during the period from July 1 to 28 and other locations with a high risk of infection.

Typhoon Sinlaku weakens into tropical depression

Typhoon Sinlaku weakens into tropical depression

VOV.VN - On the early afternoon of August 2, typhoon Sinlaku weakened into a tropical depression and made land fall in provinces from Ninh Binh to Thanh Hoa, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.

Vietnam confirms 30 more fresh cases, including 16 in Da Nang

Vietnam confirms 30 more fresh cases, including 16 in Da Nang

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health on August 2 afternoon announced the discovery of an additional 30 new positive coronavirus cases, including 16 recorded in central Da Nang city an epidemic centre in Vietnam, lifting the national tally of COVID-19 infections to 620.

Vietnam Airlines adjusts flight schedules due to storm Sinlaku

Vietnam Airlines adjusts flight schedules due to storm Sinlaku

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has cancelled flights to and from Tho Xuan airport in Thanh Hoa central province and Vinh airport in central Nghe An province on August 2 as storm Sinlaku is forecast to land on the coastal region from Ninh Binh to Nghe An that day.

Five banks give Da Nang 1.07m USD for COVID-19 fight

Five banks give Da Nang 1.07m USD for COVID-19 fight

Five banks have donated a total of 25 billion VND (1.07 million USD) for the fight against the new COVID-19 outbreak that is hitting Da Nang city hard, according to the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).