VOV.VN - The nation’s total number of COVID-19 infections rose to 866 after an additional three cases of entry from Japan were diagnosed with the novel coronavirus, while the 17th COVID-19 death were confirmed, the Ministry of Health said in its August 12 morning update.
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has affirmed that the country’s novel coronavirus (COVID-19) testing capacity is greater than in comparison to when the first wave of the epidemic hit, with improvements made in terms of production of test kits and machines.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, head of the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, on August 4 asked the health sector and all-level authorities to concentrate on high-risk areas during the fight against COVID-19.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, head of the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control, on August 2 stressed that those who fail to make health declarations and follow quarantine regulations must be handled strictly.
It is likely the new outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic originated initially in central Da Nang city, and in the coming days more data will be monitored, updated and analysed for official confirmation, experts have said.
VOV.VN - A further 12 new coronavirus cases were found in the central city of Da Nang, bringing the overall number of locally-transmitted infections in the hotspot to 116, the Ministry of Health reported on the morning of August 1.
The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control on July 29 ordered tightening supervision over the pandemic in all localities nationwide, with special attention to be given to people who travelled through sites now under lockdown in central Da Nang city.
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam said on July 24 that the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic has yet to end, and Vietnam must be highly vigilant against the possible recurrence of the virus in the community.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has asked ministries and agencies to soon build the national multi-dimensional poverty standards for the 2021-2025 period to submit to the Prime Minister for approval.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam highlighted the role of digital transformation when he met with leaders from the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) and the Vietnam Computer Association, as well as members of the IT community, at a recent seminar.
The Ministry of Health announced that it has completed providing online public health services level 4 for all administrative procedures under the management of the health sector after six months of implementation.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has been able to comprehensively master production technologies used in novel coronavirus (COVID-19) test kits and has increased the speed of research in the search for an epidemic vaccine, according to representatives of the Ministry of Health (MoH).
VOV.VN - The Vietnam Press Museum in Hanoi was officially unveiled on June 19 to mark the upcoming 95th anniversary of the Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day, which will occur on June 21.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam extended his greetings on June 16 to journalists and reporters nationwide on the occasion of the 95th Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day on June 21.
The northern province of Ninh Binh will continue to be host of National Tourism Year in 2021 after activities within this year’s programme were cancelled due to COVID-19.
VOV.VN - Thanks to careful preparations and early solutions put in place, Vietnam has brought the novel coronavirus epidemic under control at a low cost, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam told the National Assembly in Hanoi on June 13.
VOV.VN - With no new case confirmed, June 5 marks the 50th day that Vietnam has gone without recording any single new COVID-19 infection caused by community transmission, while the number of fully recovered patients rose to 302 (92.1%), with only 26 positive cases left.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam requested relevant ministries to soon set the schedules for this year’s upcoming public holidays and school summer break to boost domestic travel demand.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has entered its 36th consecutive day without recording any new COVID-19 community infections, keeping its total count at 324 since May 18, the Ministry of Health said on May 22.
VOV.VN - The battle against the novel coronavirus has yet to come to an end, and together with the rest of the world, Vietnam is on standby to deal with it, said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam.