An area for measuring body temperature at the Noi Bai International Airport (Photo: VNA)

They included three flights on March 15th which are Emirates’ EK364 from Dubai to Ho Chi Minh City, Aeroflot’s SU290 from Moscow to Hanoi, and Thai Airways’ TG560 from Bangkok to Hanoi.

Also in the list are Royal Brunei Airlines’ BI381 from Brunei to HCM City on March 17th; Emirates’ EK392 from Dubai to HCM City and All Nippon Airways’ NH831 from Japan to HCM City both on March 19th; and Japan Airlines’ JL751 from Tokyo to Hanoi on March 20th.

The ministry called on all passengers on the above mentioned flights to contact disease control centres of cities and provinces for guidance on health monitoring.

Airline ticket agents are responsible for notifying the passengers who bought tickets for those flights.

As of late March 24th, Vietnam recorded 134 COVID-19 cases, of which 17 have fully recovered./.

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