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Many foreigners want to remain in Vietnam despite social distancing

Many foreigners want to remain in Vietnam despite social distancing

Only 31 out of 470 foreign visitors currently staying in HCMC wish to return to their home countries, while most of the remainder want to remain in the city even though the social distancing order is still in place to contain the spread of the new coronavirus.

ASEAN+3 urged to show solidarity to overcome COVID-19 challenges

ASEAN+3 urged to show solidarity to overcome COVID-19 challenges

VOV.VN -Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged ASEAN and its three partner countries show solidarity to overcome this difficult time while chairing the ASEAN+3 Special Summit on COVID-19 Response on April 14, with the the participation of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (RoK), alongside the leaders of 10 ASEAN members.

Australian media outlet praises Vietnam's COVID-19 response

Australian media outlet praises Vietnam's COVID-19 response

VOV.VN - Australian news website 7news.com.au ran an article on April 13 noting that through decisive early action, extensive testing, vigorous quarantining, and social unity, Vietnam has so far been able to negate the devastating impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) as seen in Europe and the United States, despite sharing a border with China.

Vietnam's public supports closing wildlife markets: WWF survey

Vietnam's public supports closing wildlife markets: WWF survey

There is strong support among the Vietnamese public for addressing the root causes of COVID-19 and potential future novel zoonotic disease outbreaks caused by illegal wildlife hunting, trade and consumption, a World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) survey found.

PM Phuc: Stand in solidarity to combat COVID-19

PM Phuc: Stand in solidarity to combat COVID-19

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent a message to the virtual conference of health ministers of the WHO western pacific region: "Stand in solidarity to combat COVID-19".

A responsible Vietnam in COVID-19 fight

A responsible Vietnam in COVID-19 fight

VOV.VN - Every country, including Vietnam, has implemented measures to contain the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic. The kindness, responsibility, and humanity Vietnam has shown in fighting the disease has elevated its status internationally.

COVID-19 fight: Together we win

COVID-19 fight: Together we win

Vietnam and the World Health Organisation are in common on treatment regimens for COVID-19 patients. However, the country has its own innovative features when applied in practice.