Daily number of COVID-19 cases rises from previous day

  Dec 05, 2021 21:16:36
NDO/VNA – As many as 14,314 cases of COVID-19, including two imported, were recorded in Vietnam in 24 hours as of 4pm on December 5, according to the Ministry of Health. 

Union of Vietnam Students in France holds ninth Congress

  Dec 05, 2021 21:11:29
NDO/VNA – The Union of Vietnam Students in France (UEVF) convened its ninth Congress for the 2021 – 2023 term in Paris on December 4, during which it announced to change its name to the Union of Vietnamese Youth and Students in France. 

No one must be left without food or clothes after floods: PM

  Dec 05, 2021 21:08:23
NDO/VNA – Efforts must be exerted so nobody is left without food, clothes or shelter after the recent floods, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh ordered on December 5. 

Government leader requests accelerated COVID-19 vaccination, drug production

  Dec 05, 2021 20:52:57
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh chaired a meeting on December 5 with ministries, sectors, and relevant sides to discuss COVID-19 vaccine and drug development, production technology transfer, and import. 

Over 1.28 million people participate in voluntary social insurance

  Dec 05, 2021 09:29:44
NDO – As of the end of November this year, voluntary social insurance has attracted more than 1.28 million participants, reaching 73.56% of the year plan. The goal set for the end of 2021 is to attract about 1.35 million people to participate in this welfare policy. 

COVID-19: New cases on December 4 top 13,998

  Dec 04, 2021 21:34:15
NDO/VNA – Vietnam recorded 13,998 cases of COVID-19 in 57 localities during 24 hours from 4pm December 3 to 4pm December 4, including 5 imported cases, according to the Ministry of Health. 

Blood donation drive launched to mark 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Thailand diplomatic ties

  Dec 04, 2021 21:31:22
NDO/VNA – The Department of External Affairs of Ho Chi Minh City in collaboration with the municipal Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Thai Consulate General in the city on December 4 organised a blood donation event on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the establishment of Thailand-Vietnam diplomatic relations (1976-2021). It was also an activity in tribute to the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulayadej. 

CAAV proposes suspension of flights from 10 African countries

  Dec 04, 2021 21:27:39
NDO/VNA – The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed the suspension of flights, including repatriation flights, from 10 African countries to prevent the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 from entering Vietnam. 

Over 4,880 tonnes of rice allocated to three provinces hit by COVID-19 pandemic

  Dec 04, 2021 18:02:25
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai has directed the Ministry of Finance to allocate over 4,880 tonnes of rice from the national reserve to the provinces of Hoa Binh, Ha Tinh and Soc Trang in support of local people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Ambassador Pham Quang Vinh elected as President of Vietnam-US Society

  Dec 03, 2021 22:14:32
NDO/VNA – Ambassador Pham Quang Vinh, former Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, was elected as President of the Vietnam-US Society (VUS) for the 2021-2026 tenure at the fourth congress of the association on December 3.  

Vietnam rercords additional 13,670 COVID-19 cases

  Dec 03, 2021 21:57:38
NDO/VNA - Vietnam logged 13,670 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours to 4pm on December 3, according to the Ministry of Health. 

UNFPA supports Vietnam’s efforts against domestic violence

  Dec 03, 2021 21:57:30
NDO/VNA – Naomi Kitahara, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative in Vietnam, has called for joint efforts to ensure that all women and children in Vietnam, including the most vulnerable groups, can live a life free of violence. 

Ho Chi Minh City's leaders talk with foreign cultural officers, reporters

  Dec 03, 2021 21:57:27
NDO/VNA – Leaders of Ho Chi Minh City on December 3 held a dialogue with foreign cultural and press officers and reporters residing in Vietnam.  

Vietnam coordinates rescue of 18 foreign sailors from sinking boat

  Dec 03, 2021 18:32:08
NDO/VNA – The Maritime Search and Rescue Coordination Centre for Zone 3 has coordinated a rescue of 18 crew members of a sinking ship offshore the south central province of Binh Thuan.