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Health ministry updates press on nCoV situation

Health ministry updates press on nCoV situation

The Health Ministry held a press conference on January 31 to provide latest information on the acute respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus (nCoV) in the country and the world.

PM orders intensification of anti-nCoV measures

PM orders intensification of anti-nCoV measures

The Prime Minister freshly issued a directive on the intensification of measures against the nCoV, in face of the complicated developments of the acute respiratory disease caused by the virus.

Two nCoV patients treated in Hanoi remain in stable condition

Two nCoV patients treated in Hanoi remain in stable condition

VOV.VN - Two patients who had been infected with the novel coronavirus (nCoV) in Hanoi are currently in a stable condition and are not suffering from any signs of fever, according to a statement issued by the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases on January 31, while the hospital will continue to monitor and conduct further tests into the virus.

First Vietnamese citizens test positive for coronavirus

First Vietnamese citizens test positive for coronavirus

Three Vietnamese citizens returning from China's Wuhan city tested positive for coronavirus (nCoV) as of January 30 afternoon, bringing the total number of nCoV cases detected in the country to five, reported the Ministry of Health.

Tourism sector focuses on effectively controlling nCoV

Tourism sector focuses on effectively controlling nCoV

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on January 29 asked tourism sectors of localities nationwide to pay special heed to well controlling and keeping close watch on the acute respiratory disease caused by a new coronavirus originated from Wuhan, China (2019-nCoV).

No Vietnamese students in China infected with nCoV so far: embassy

No Vietnamese students in China infected with nCoV so far: embassy

The 17 Vietnamese students and their relatives in Wuhan city, the Chinese province of Hubei, where an acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (nCoV) is raging, are currently in stable health and psychological condition, the Vietnamese Embassy in China said on January 26.

Vietjet Air gets exceptional permission to fly Chinese back to Wuhan

Vietjet Air gets exceptional permission to fly Chinese back to Wuhan

Deputy Transport Minister Le Anh Tuan has said the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) allowed the Vietjet Air to run four flights from the central province of Khanh Hoa to the Chinese city of Wuhan – the epicenter of corona virus outbreak, to fly Chinese tourists back home.

PM urges ministries, localities to prevent nCoV outbreak

PM urges ministries, localities to prevent nCoV outbreak

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued an urgent dispatch on preventing the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (nCoV) strain, which is developing complicatedly in China without specific treatment and preventive vaccine yet.

North of Vietnam reports no cases of acute pneumonia caused by nCoV

North of Vietnam reports no cases of acute pneumonia caused by nCoV

VOV.VN - At present, there are currently no reported cases of acute pneumonia caused by a novel coronavirus (nCoV) in the north of Vietnam, according to a statement made by the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology at an urgent meeting held on January 24.

Deputy PM Dam urges astute methods for pneumonia prevention

Deputy PM Dam urges astute methods for pneumonia prevention

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam paid a visit to the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases in Hanoi on January 23 in order to directly guide the prevention and control of the spread of the acute pneumonia epidemic caused by a novel coronavirus (nCoV) in Vietnam.

No cases of acute pneumonia caused by nCoV in Vietnam

No cases of acute pneumonia caused by nCoV in Vietnam

No cases of acute pneumonia, caused by a novel coronavirus (nCoV), have been reported in Vietnam by January 19, according to the Preventive Medicine Department under the Ministry of Health (MoH).

Vietnam detects visitors from China displaying signs of fever

Vietnam detects visitors from China displaying signs of fever

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s recently-installed infectious disease surveillance system successfully detected two visitors from Wuhan, China, that were showing signs of fever upon their arrival at Da Nang International Airport on January 14 through a remote body temperature scanner, according to the Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health.

Passengers screened at Noi Bai airport to prevent severe pneumonia

Passengers screened at Noi Bai airport to prevent severe pneumonia

VOV.VN - As a means of preventing the spread of recent bouts of severe pneumonia which have been flaring up in China, Hanoi’s health sector has set up five remote body temperature gauges at Noi Bai International Airport to strictly monitor all passengers coming from Wuhan, China, in order to detect any symptoms of the infectious disease.