Vietnam confirmed 18 new Covid-19 patients Thursday morning, total 2109

The Ministry of Health confirmed 18 new Covid-19 patients Thursday morning in the northern provinces of Quang Ninh and Hai Duong. The nation’s tally is now 2,109, in which 1,480... Read more »

Vietnam records 21 new Covid-19 cases Wednesday evening

Vietnam confirms 21 new Covid-19 cases Wednesday evening, 20 of them community transmissions, bringing the national tally from the latest outbreaks to 504. Over 114,000 people are in quarantine –... Read more »

Singapore tightening restrictions for travelers from Vietnam

Singaporeans, permanent residents and long-term pass holders arriving in Singapore with travel history to Vietnam in the 14 days prior to departure will have to take an on-arrival COVID-19 PCR... Read more »

Vietnam adds another 16 COVID-19 cases, total reaches 2,069

Vietnam records 16 new Covid-19 cases Tuesday evening. The country has registered 486 community transmissions in 13 cities and provinces in the latest wave. Visit Vietnam Insider’s homepage for more... Read more »

China is willing to work with Vietnam to promote ties: Xi Jinping

Chinese President Xi Jinping said that China-Vietnam relations are standing at a new historical starting point and willing to work with Vietnam to push for steady and enduring development of... Read more »

Two more Tan Son Nhat airport staff tested positive for Covid-19

The new patients are all men that also work as baggage handlers at the airport. The first case working for VIAGS, in the same team with 5 confirmed cases. The... Read more »

COVID-19 cases surging in Southeast Asia

Indonesia reported 8,242 cases on February 8, it has seen over 1.16 million COVID-19 infections, including 31,763 deaths, a rise of 207 deaths over the past 24 hours. Philippines announced... Read more »

125 missing after glacier burst in Indian Himalayas

Rescuers search for 125 missing after glacier burst in Indian Himalayas, many believed trapped in tunnel. Most of the missing were people working on the government’s projects deep in the... Read more »

Vietnam confirms 45 new Covid-19 cases on Monday evening as Saigon imposes social distancing

Vietnam records 45 new community cases of Covid-19 on Monday evening (Feb 08, 2021), according to Health Ministry. Saigon imposes social distancing after dozens test positive for coronavirus with many... Read more »

Breaking: Saigon reports 24 other suspected cases of Covid-19

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Ho Chi Minh city (HCDC) has reported 24 other suspected cases of Covid-19. Local authorities have sent all of 24 people to... Read more »

Half of Japanese firms in Vietnam plan to expand in-country operations

Half of Japanese firms in Vietnam and India plan to boost operations a sign of a shift toward reducing reliance on China as a production base in what is known... Read more »

Four more Tan Son Nhat airport staff tested positive for COVID-19

The four new cases are in Saigon, all related to patient 1979, working at Tân Sơn Nhất Airport, contacting their own team but not passengers. In the past 11 days,... Read more »