Ha Tinh prioritized individuals get Covid-19 vaccine on live platform

Ha Tinh prioritized individuals get Covid-19 vaccine on live platform

Central province Ha Tinh on April 15 got a live broadcast while administering the AstraZeneca vaccine 46 medical staff. The live session is streamed to affiliated localities only. Read more »

HCM City gets 58,250 more doses of Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

A health official at HCM City’s District 4 Health Centre is vaccinated during the first phase of the national vaccination programme that began on March 8. — Photo hcdc.vn HCM... Read more »
No new COVID-19 infections reported Friday morning

No new COVID-19 infections reported Friday morning

Vietnam reported no new COVID-19 cases Friday morning, keeping the national infection tally at 2,758, according to the Health Ministry. Read more »
Novartis, Roche team up on COVID pneumonia drug

Novartis, Roche team up on COVID pneumonia drug

Novartis announced Thursday it will join forces with fellow Swiss pharmaceutical giant Roche to produce tocilizumab, a drug being tested for its effectiveness against COVID-19-linked pneumonia. Read more »
Only one in 1,000 testers in Vietnam suffer serious COVID-19 vaccine reaction

Only one in 1,000 testers in Vietnam suffer serious COVID-19 vaccine reaction

No more than one thousandth of 70,000 COVID-19 vaccine testers in Vietnam have shown severe reactions after receiving AstraZeneca shots, Vietnam’s Health Ministry reported Thursday. Read more »
Tourism sector prepares to pilot vaccine passports

Tourism sector prepares to pilot vaccine passports

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) is mulling ways to pilot vaccine passports to revive the tourism sector devastated by COVID-19. Read more »
Vietnam hastens Covid vaccine rollout out of expiration concerns

Vietnam hastens Covid vaccine rollout out of expiration concerns

The Health Ministry has pushed the completion deadline for inoculating the second Covid-19 shots 10 days earlier to May 5 due to concerns about vaccine expiration. Read more »
Vietnam hastens Covid vaccination schedule out of expiration concerns

Vietnam hastens Covid vaccination schedule out of expiration concerns

The Health Ministry has pushed the completion deadline for inoculating the second Covid-19 shots 10 days earlier to May 5 due to concerns about vaccine expiration. Read more »
Localities directed to continually monitor COVID-19 situation

Localities directed to continually monitor COVID-19 situation

Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long on April 16 again asked localities to continue keeping a close watch on the COVID-19 situation and to strictly implement pandemic prevention measures in... Read more »
Over 420 officers, soldiers in Quang Ninh get prioritized Covid-19 vaccine

Over 420 officers, soldiers in Quang Ninh get prioritized Covid-19 vaccine

424 officers and soldiers serving the coming 6th Vietnam-China Border Defense Friendship Exchange event were injected with AstraZeneca dose on April 15. Read more »
Vaccination only protection against meningococcal disease, Japanese encephalitis: health experts

Vaccination only protection against meningococcal disease, Japanese encephalitis: health experts

The Việt Nam Association of Preventive Medicine and Sanofi Vietnam organise a press conference to provide detailed information about Japanese encephalitis and meningococcal disease to mark World Immunization Week, April... Read more »
Vietnam strives for imported Covid-19 vaccines

Vietnam strives for imported Covid-19 vaccines

Vietnam will pull out all the stops to have Covid-19 vaccines available as soon as possible, Health Ministry’s spokesperson said Wednesday morning. Read more »
Health ministry admits to difficulty in securing Covid vaccines

Health ministry admits to difficulty in securing Covid vaccines

There are "challenges" to securing Covid-19 vaccines, and the AstraZeneca vaccine is safe despite reports of adverse reactions, the Health Ministry has said. Read more »
Australia-UNICEF partnership on vaccine delivery assistance in Vietnam

Australia-UNICEF partnership on vaccine delivery assistance in Vietnam

(CPV) - Australia and UNICEF are honored to announce a landmark A$13.5 million partnership to support the preparation and delivery of Vietnam’s COVID-19 immunisation program. Read more »

Vietnam observes 40 consecutive days without community-based COVID-19 infections

The Ministry of Health reported two new COVID-19 infections on Wednesday morning, both of whom are imported cases, which makes Wednesday so far the 40th day without any new local... Read more »
Vietnam striving to quickly produce home-made COVID-19 vaccines

Vietnam striving to quickly produce home-made COVID-19 vaccines

Vietnam is working to soon develop its own home-made COVID-19 vaccines, a representative from the Health Ministry told a meeting of the standing board of the National Steering Committee on... Read more »

Vietnam observes 40 consecutive days without new local COVID-19 infections

The Ministry of Health reported two new COVID-19 infections on Wednesday morning, both of whom are imported cases, which makes Wednesday so far the 40th day without any new local... Read more »
Hanoi plans to vaccinate 350,000 people in 2021

Hanoi plans to vaccinate 350,000 people in 2021

Hanoi is planning to give the Covid-19 jabs to 350,000 individuals in 2021, Hanoi Department of Health announced Tuesday. Read more »
Pfizer to seek approval for COVID-19 vaccine use in under-16 kids in Canada

Pfizer to seek approval for COVID-19 vaccine use in under-16 kids in Canada

US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer is planning to submit necessary documents in a few weeks to seek approval for its COVID-19 vaccine to be given to children 12-15 in Canada, company... Read more »
10,000 HCMC airport staff to get Covid-19 jab

10,000 HCMC airport staff to get Covid-19 jab

Around 10,000 employees at Tan Son Nhat airport would receive Covid-19 jabs from a 56,000-dose batch destined for HCMC, the city's Health Department said Monday. Read more »
Vietnam vaccine regulatory system gets high WHO ranking

Vietnam vaccine regulatory system gets high WHO ranking

The WHO has ranked Vietnam’s National Regulatory Authority (NRA) on vaccine regulation at maturity level 3 on a four-level rating scale. Read more »
EMA confirms AstraZeneca clot link but says jab still safe

EMA confirms AstraZeneca clot link but says jab still safe

The EU's drug regulator said Wednesday that blood clots should be listed as a "very rare" side effect of the AstraZeneca vaccine but that the jab's benefits outweigh the... Read more »
Vietnam to continue AstraZeneca vaccination

Vietnam to continue AstraZeneca vaccination

Vietnam will continue its Covid-19 inoculation program using AstraZeneca's vaccine since no related cases of blood clotting have been recorded, the health ministry announced Thursday. Read more »
Health Ministry allocates COVID-19 vaccine doses

Health Ministry allocates COVID-19 vaccine doses

The Ministry of Health on Wednesday issued a decision on the allocation of 811,200 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to all 63 cities and provinces, and other agencies. Read more »
EU health ministers fail to agree common guidance on AstraZeneca shot

EU health ministers fail to agree common guidance on AstraZeneca shot

EU health ministers failed to agree a common guidance on the use of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, despite calls for coordination to combat public hesitancy over taking the shot. Read more »
Southeast Asia’s growth leader in 2021 could be Vietnam

Southeast Asia’s growth leader in 2021 could be Vietnam

Southeast Asia's growth leader in 2021 may be Vietnam. The nation is reportedly targeting a 6.5 percent growth rate this year, according to Nikkei Asia’s article. Read more »
Vietnam to purchase US-produced coronavirus vaccines

Vietnam to purchase US-produced coronavirus vaccines

Vietnam expects to get access to coronavirus vaccine supplies from the United States to support its national COVID-19 vaccination campaign, Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long has said. Health Ministser... Read more »
Vietnam receives the first batch of COVID-19 vaccine

Vietnam receives the first batch of COVID-19 vaccine

The first batch of 117,000 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine arrived in Vietnam on Wednesday morning for the country’s vaccination programme from next month. Read more »
Vietnam moves up in int’l vaccine regulation ranking

Vietnam moves up in int’l vaccine regulation ranking

Vietnam was certified to have a fully-equipped national regulatory system for vaccine regulation in 2015. Read more »
No new COVID-19 cases reported in Vietnam on Wednesday morning

No new COVID-19 cases reported in Vietnam on Wednesday morning

Vietnam had no new COVID-19 cases to report on Wednesday, keeping the tally at 2,648, the Ministry of Health said. So far, 2,422 COVID-19 patients have recovered and 35 have... Read more »
Vietnam’s Ministry of Health announces priority groups for free COVID-19 vaccination

Vietnam’s Ministry of Health announces priority groups for free COVID-19 vaccination

Vietnam’s Ministry of Health has declared 10 demographics to be prioritized for the country’s free COVID-19 vaccination program. In a written directive on the roll-out of COVID-19 vaccine, Minister of... Read more »
Vietnam hopes to have no shortage of Covid vaccines from 2022

Vietnam hopes to have no shortage of Covid vaccines from 2022

Vietnam aims to secure enough Covid-19 vaccines for its population starting next year through both local production and imports. Read more »
Ambassador talks with US Congressman on COVID-19 vaccine production, hate crimes, East Sea

Ambassador talks with US Congressman on COVID-19 vaccine production, hate crimes, East Sea

Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc held phone talks with Ami Bera, a Democratic congressman representing California and Chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and Nonproliferation... Read more »
Vietnam eyes sufficient Covid-19 vaccine in 2022

Vietnam eyes sufficient Covid-19 vaccine in 2022

The Government Office is collecting comments on the Draft PM Decision on Covid-19 Vaccine Research and Development Project, aiming at having enough vaccines available in 2022. Read more »
Tourism recovery can take off alongside flights resumption

Tourism recovery can take off alongside flights resumption

Tourism companies see a proposed plan to gradually resume international flights as a necessary first step for their sector to recover from the pandemic-inflicted slump. Read more »
Russia ready to join COVAX

Russia ready to join COVAX

Russia is ready to participate in COVAX, a global mechanism to ensure fair distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, said Gennady Gatilov, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations... Read more »
Vietnam has no new COVID-19 cases Saturday morning

Vietnam has no new COVID-19 cases Saturday morning

As of Saturday morning, Vietnam has recorded no new COVID-19 cases, maintaining the total at 2,620. Read more »
First shipment of over 800,000 COVID-19 vaccines from COVAX Facility arrives in Vietnam

First shipment of over 800,000 COVID-19 vaccines from COVAX Facility arrives in Vietnam

The first shipment of COVID-19 vaccines through the COVAX Facility has arrived in Vietnam on April 1, bolstering the country’s vaccine supply and assisting it in the battle against COVID-19.... Read more »
Covax Covid-19 vaccines to cover 20 pct of Vietnamese population

Covax Covid-19 vaccines to cover 20 pct of Vietnamese population

Vietnam’s allocation of the AstraZeneca sourced via Covax is deemed efficient for all prioritized groups, which account for 20 percent of the country’s population. Read more »
More than 51,000 people in Vietnam receive COVID-19 vaccine

More than 51,000 people in Vietnam receive COVID-19 vaccine

Vietnam has given COVID-19 vaccine shots to more than 51,000 people, most of them healthcare workers or members of pandemic prevention steering committees. Read more »
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