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No new COVID-19 cases reported on April 10th morning
10/04/2020
There were no new cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection reported in Vietnam overnight, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said on April 10th morning.
Ho Chi Minh City grants financial relief to poor, unemployed people
10:52 10/04/2020
According to the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs, 9,000 poor and near-poor households in Ho Chi Minh City affected by the COVID-19 pandemic will receive monthly relief payments of 1 million VND (42 USD) each for three months, starting in April.
Nearly VND900 billion mobilized to support COVID-19 fight
17:19 08/04/2020
(CPV) - Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) President Tran Thanh Man has said that, three weeks after launching the drive to mobilise capital for the COVID-19 fight, over VND770 billion has been collected in cash and goods, and VND129 billion collected from messages to the national humanitarian portal.
Young people set up fanpage with up to date COVID-19 information for foreigners in Vietnam
09:37 08/04/2020
​A group of young people has set up a fanpage named "COVID-19 Update Information for foreigners in Vietnam", in English for the foreigner community living and working in Vietnam, to avoid information disorder on the epidemic in Vietnam on social networks.
Hand-washing sink placed at largest market in Ha Tinh province
09:35 08/04/2020
​The Standing Board of the Ha Tinh provincial Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the provincial Youth Federation on April 6th presented a hand washing sink and medical products, including 1,000 masks, 60 liters of disinfection liquid to Ha Tinh city and the provincial Military High Command to serve COVID-19 prevention and control.
Two new COVID-19 cases announced on April 8th morning
09:28 08/04/2020
The Health Ministry confirmed two new cases of COVID-19 in early morning April 8th, taking the total number to 251.
More COVID-19 patients to be discharged from hospital on April 7th
11:25 07/04/2020
Eighteen COVID-19 patients will leave hospitals on April 7 after their complete recovery, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
Over 20 more COVID-19 patients tested negative 2 times
18:27 06/04/2020
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Luong Ngoc Khue, Head of the Administration of Medical Examination and Treatment, has said good news has been reported in treating COVID-19 patients.
Hanoi spends nearly VND9 trillion on poverty reduction
18:06 06/04/2020
As of early 2020, Hanoi allocated VND9 trillion to carry out poverty reduction programs, including nearly VND5 trillion on implementing policies for the poor, and VND1.05 trillion on building infrastructure in ethnic minority-inhabited mountainous regions.
Youth Union members in Da Nang make face shields for local small traders
17:30 06/04/2020
The An Khe ward Youth Union in Thanh Khe district, Da Nang city presented 260 face shields to small traders in markets, COVID-19 control force members and health workers in the health centre in An Khe ward.