VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has shared Vietnam’s initial success in containing COVID-19 at the 73rd WHO Assembly session, saying Vietnam has implemented many effective measures to bring the epidemic under control with a low rate of infection and no deaths.
Leaders of friendship organisations of ASEAN member nations and China held a special video meeting on May 19 to discuss response to the COVID-19 pandemic and ways to boost people-to-people exchanges in the new situation.
The Ministry of Health held a ceremony in Hanoi on May 12 to mark the International Nurses Day and affirm the role of nurses and midwives in public health care, especially when the COVID-19 pandemic is still raging around the world.
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 - LG Electronics Vietnam Company presented 10,000 sets of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) test kits to the Ministry of Health in Hanoi on May 8 as a means of assisting the country in the fight against the global pandemic by helping detect the virus at an early stage.
The Ministry of Health (MoH) is considering a lung transplant for a British man infected with COVID-19, who was the 91st patient and also the most severe case in the country.
VOV.VN - The nationwide implementation of effective prevention measures has seen Vietnam become one of only five countries globally to successfully bring the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) under control.
The Ministry of Health (MoH) and UNICEF Vietnam launched a media campaign entitled “Kindness is Contagious” on May 6, to build solidarity and spread kindness among young Vietnamese during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - By producing a diagnostic kit that is able to detect signs of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Vietnam has become one of the few countries in the world to successfully master the technology.
VOV.VN - Dr. Kidong Park, the World Health Organisation (WHO) representative to Vietnam, congratulated Vietnam on its initial success in containing the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, but warned the country should continue to be vigilant regarding the potential threat of the disease.
VOV.VN - Amid the ongoing battle against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Vietnam is now capable of producing a sufficient quantity of ventilators and test kits that have a 90% rate of accuracy, according to the Ministry of Health.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has reported no new community-acquired infections of the novel coronavirus for the past 11 days, the Ministry of Health said on April 27 morning.
The World Health Organisation (WHO)'s medical product evaluation agency has sent a letter informing the certification of the SARS-CoV-2 testing kit LightPower iVA SARS-CoV-2 1st RT-rPCR, which was jointly produced by Vietnam Military Medical University and Viet A Company.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) and the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) in Vietnam have released a joint statement ensuring that children are vaccinated during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Le Hoai Trung on April 24 symbolically handed over US$50,000 as a contribution of the Vietnamese Government and people to the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s COVID-19 response fund.
VOV.VN - Budget airline Vietjet Air has launched a promotional programme with tickets for domestic flights priced from as little as VND9,000 (39 US cents), excluding tax and additional fees, between the golden hours of 12:00 and 14: 00 from April 23 to April 25.
Chairman of the National Assembly’s Committee for External Relations Nguyen Van Giau took part in a teleconference on April 21 regarding the role of parliaments in international cooperation in fighting COVID-19.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has effectively responded to the novel coronavirus epidemic (COVID-19) thanks to the government strong leadership and people’s cooperation, according to Takeshi Kasai, a senior official of the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Vietnam has basically met the demand for confirmatory testing for the coronavirus, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said on April 20.
VOV.VN - The World Health Organisation (WHO) should continue taking the lead in mobilizing and coordinating efforts to contain the novel coronavirus pandemic globally, a senior Vietnamese health official said at the G20 Health Ministers Meeting on April 19.