Health Ministry warns diseases in aftermath of flooding

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COVID-19: 17 new cases reported in quarantine

Vietnam detected 17 new cases of COVID-19 on September 29, all people being quarantined in concentrated facilities, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. Read more »

No locally-transmitted COVID-19 cases for 22 consecutive days

Vietnam has recorded no new locally-transmitted COVID-19 cases for 22 consecutive days by September 24, according to the Health Ministry. Read more »

New SARS-CoV-2 testing plan approved

The Health Ministry on September 21 issued Decision No.4042/QD-BYT on approving the SARS-CoV-2 testing plan amid COVID-19 pandemic in replace of Decision No. 2245/QD-BYT dated April 22. Read more »

No new COVID-19 infections recorded on September 15

No new COVID-19 cases were detected over the past 12 hours, leaving the tally unchanged at 1,063 as of 6pm on September 15, according to the National Steering Committee for... Read more »

Certain international air routes may reopen on September 15

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed that certain air routes to and from China, Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK), Taiwan (China), Laos, and Cambodia be resumed... Read more »

Vietnam reports no new COVID-19 cases August 31 afternoon

There were no new COVID-19 infections reported in Vietnam by 5 p.m. Monday, meaning the country has gone nearly 2 days without a new case. Read more »

Health Ministry debuts music video to mark fight against COVID-19

“No one is left behind” is an important message that the Ministry of Health wants to deliver in a music video launched on August 24 evening to encourage people of... Read more »

Sixteen new COVID-19 cases reported on August 11 afternoon

The Health Ministry announced that 16 new cases of COVID-19 were detected in the past 12 hours, bringing the total number to 863 as of 6 pm on August... Read more »

Defender Bui Tien Dung participates in COVID-19 campaign

Bui Tien Dung, a star of the Vietnamese national football team, has changed his frame avatar on Facebook and called upon the community to unite for the cause of fighting... Read more »

Defender Bui Tien Dung participates in COVID-19 campaign by Health Ministry

Bui Tien Dung, a star of the Vietnamese national football team, has changed his frame avatar on Facebook and called upon the community to unite for the cause of fighting... Read more »

Prime Minister commends medical staff for braving hardship to fight COVID-19

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Tuesday commended medical staff for their tireless efforts and braving hardship to take the lead in the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more »

Medical staff sent to central region hospitals to treat COVID-19 cases

The Health Ministry has asked five hospitals to send experts to the Quang Nam Central General Hospital and the Hue Central General Hospital to provide support in the treatment of... Read more »

28 new COVID-19 cases recorded on August 1 evening

The Health Ministry on August 1 evening announced 28 more COVID-19 cases, 19 of them are related to Da Nang Hospital, seven in Da Nang and two imported ones. Read more »

Health Ministry proposes insurance agency to cover Covid-19 testing fees

Health Ministry proposes insurance agency to cover Covid-19 testing fees Read more »

Ministry of Health: Ready to welcome 116 Vietnamese Covid19-infectious-citizens back to home

The Ministry of Health said that a medical team of physicians and nurses on resuscitation and emergency was ready to fly to Equatorial Guinea to welcome 219 citizens to return... Read more »

Central Highlands put on high alert as diphtheria cases hit 65

Vietnam's Central Highlands reported 17 cases of diphtheria Tuesday, raising the total to 65 in a month, prompting health authorities to take stronger action against the deadly disease. Read more »

One more imported case of COVID-19 raises infection tally to 329

The Ministry of Health on June 6 confirmed one more case infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) being a Vietnamese student returning from the UK, thus bringing the country’s infection... Read more »

Symposium discusses child malnutrition treatment

A symposium was held in Hanoi on May 21 to discuss the treatment of acute malnutrition among children as part of the draft revised Law on Health Examination and... Read more »

Vietnam shares experience in COVID-19 fight with US-Asia Institute

Associate Prof., Dr. Luong Ngoc Khue, Director of the Health Ministry’s Department for Medical Examination and Treatment, shared Vietnam’s experience in containing the COVID-19 pandemic at a recent video seminar... Read more »

COVID-19: No new cases detected, undergoing “new normal”

The Health Ministry confirmed zero fresh cases of the novel coronavirus infections on May 6 evening, keeping the total tally at 271 since the evening of May 3, while many... Read more »

COVID-19: No new cases recorded, undergoing “new normal”

The Health Ministry confirmed zero fresh cases of the novel coronavirus infections on May 6 evening, keeping the total tally at 271 since the evening of May 3, while many... Read more »

COVID-19: No fresh cases in community reported for 20th day

The Ministry of Health on May 6 morning reported no new COVID-19 infections in the community for 20 straight days with the overall number in Vietnam staying at 271 since... Read more »

COVID-19: Total infections rise to 270 after two fresh patients confirmed

Vietnam on April 24 afternoon announced the discovery of an additional two new cases of COVID-19, who are Vietnamese students returning from Japan, thereby increasing the overall number of infections... Read more »

Vietnam reports no new COVID-19 cases in 4 straight days

For four consecutive days Vietnam has recorded no new infections of the novel coronavirus, the Ministry of Health announced on Monday evening. Read more »

No new COVID-19 case recorded for four consecutive days

The Health Ministry said on April 20 morning that no new case of COVID-19 was detected overnight, marking the fourth consecutive day Vietnam has had no new infection of the... Read more »

COVID-19: Total increases to 268 with one more new case recorded

A16- year- old girl of the Mong ethnic minority, residing in a remote village in Dong Van district of Ha Giang province near the Chinese border, was confirmed positive for... Read more »

No new COVID-19 cases reported on April 14 morning

The Health Ministry announced on April 14 morning that no new cases of coronavirus had been detected overnight, with the total number of infections nationwide remaining at 265. Read more »

Hanoi woman is Vietnam’s Covid-19 ‘Patient 258’

A 47-year-old woman who lives in Hanoi’s Ha Loi Village, has tested Covid-19 positive, taking the country's tally to 258.  Read more »

6.4 million USD donated to Health Ministry for COVID-19 fight

The Vietnam Fatherland Front has given 6.4 million USD to the Health Ministry for Covid-19 prevention and control. Read more »

Two new COVID-19 cases announced on April 8 morning

The Health Ministry confirmed two new cases of COVID-19 in early morning April 8, taking the total number to 251. Read more »

Health Ministry receives medical supply donation

The Health Ministry on April 7 received medical supplies for SARS-CoV-2 testing worth 1 million USD from real estate group CapitaLand. Read more »

PM orders strictly dealing with violations regarding COVID-19 fight

The Prime Minister has asked ministers and heads of ministry-level agencies, chairpersons of the people’s committees of centrally-run cities and provinces, within their authority, to focus on directing, guiding, inspecting,... Read more »

Health Ministry lists venues in Hanoi at high risk of infection

The Ministry of Health issued an emergency announcement on April 5 regarding the travel history of the country’s 183rd novel coronavirus (COVID-19) patient, urging all people who were at these... Read more »

Health Ministry launches its social network COVID-19 page

The Ministry of Health has launched its fan page called on Lotus, a Vietnamese social network platform, to promote recommendations on tackling COVID-19. Read more »

Vietnam imports 200,000 rapid test kits for large-scale Covid-19 testing

The Health Ministry has bought 200,000 rapid coronavirus test kits from South Korea for carrying out mass testing as the Covid-19 fight enters a crucial stage. Read more »

Mekong Delta steps up efforts to fight COVID-19

The Đồng Tháp Military School in Đồng Tháp Province’s Sa Đéc town has been set up as a 150-bed field hospital. — Photo giaoducthoidai.vn HCM CITY — The Cửu Long... Read more »

Gather forces to stamp out Covid-19 at Hanoi hospital: Deputy PM

Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam has ordered mobilization of all forces to eliminate the novel coronavirus at Hanoi’s Bach Mai Hospital. Read more »

COVID-19: Health Ministry lists venues of high infection risks

The Ministry of Health on March 25 issued an emergency announcement regarding the travel history of several coronavirus patients, urging people who were at these locations to immediately contact health... Read more »

COVID-19: Vietnamese citizens in Laos, Thailand advised to stay calm

Vietnamese citizens in Laos and Thailand should stay calm and limit going out and returning home at this time as the COVID-19 is developing complicatedly. Read more »