Vietnam receives 500,000 doses of Vero-Cell vaccine from China

Vietnam receives 500,000 doses of Vero-Cell vaccine from China

NDO/VNA – A flight transporting 500,000 doses of Vero-Cell vaccine against COVID-19 produced by Sinopharm, China, arrived in Noi Bai airport in Hanoi on June 20. (9 hours ago)


Diplomatic efforts taken to bring COVID-19 vaccine to Vietnam

  Jun 19, 2021 10:33:58
NDO/VNA – Diplomatic channels have been optimised to seek COVID-19 vaccine supply sources around the world in the hope of increasing the rate of vaccinated people, thus pushing back the pandemic soon. 

59 domestic COVID-19 infections recorded on June 18 afternoon

  Jun 18, 2021 20:27:09
NDO/VNA - Vietnam confirmed 62 new cases of COVID-19, including three imported ones, in the past six hours to 6pm on June 18, according to the Health Ministry.  

Steering committee requires prompt vaccination

  Jun 18, 2021 17:26:26
NDO/VNA - Localities nationwide must conduct COVID-19 vaccination as scheduled and must absolutely avoid slow vaccination rollout, requested the standing board of the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control during its meeting on June 18. 

121 new COVID-19 cases recorded at noon June 18

  Jun 18, 2021 15:44:59
NDO – A total of 121 additional COVID-19 cases, including 115 domestically-transmitted and two imported, were reported in the six hours from 12pm – 6am on June 18, as announced by the Ministry of Health. 

81 new COVID-19 cases confirmed on June 18 early morning

  Jun 18, 2021 08:35:18
NDO/VNA - Vietnam logged 81 locally-transmitted cases of COVID-19 in the past 12 hours to 6am on June 18, raising the national count to 12,231, according to the Health Ministry. 

Vietnam aims to achieve herd immunity by year end or early 2022: Health minister

  Jun 18, 2021 08:27:24
NDO – With the goal of vaccinating about 70 million people, Vietnam aims to achieve herd immunity by the end of 2021 or in early 2022, Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long has said. 

Ho Chi Minh City told to apply smallest-possible-scale restrictions

  Jun 17, 2021 21:49:40
NDO/VNA - Ho Chi Minh City has been asked to work harder to impose restriction measures on the smallest possible scale so as not to prolong large-scale social distancing. 

Ho Chi Minh City to kick off COVID-19 vaccination campaign on June 19

  Jun 17, 2021 21:37:29
NDO/VNA - Ho Chi Minh City is set to begin its COVID-19 vaccination campaign on June 19, with priority groups to get injected with about 800,000 AstraZeneca vaccine doses donated by the Japanese Government. 

WHO pledges to work for early COVID-19 vaccine delivery to Vietnam

  Jun 17, 2021 19:49:45
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam had an online discussion on June 17 with the World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Director for the Western Pacific Takeshi Kasai, who vowed to work for the early delivery of COVID-29 vaccines under the COVAX Facility to Vietnam. 

New measures to control COVID-19 outbreaks in Ho Chi Minh City

  Jun 17, 2021 17:04:19
NDO – Reviewing areas around the outbreaks, large-scale screening and rapid testing are among the new measures to deal with the complex developments of COVID-19 in Ho Chi Minh City. 

Over 966,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to be distributed nationwide

  Jun 17, 2021 16:18:29
NDO/VNA - The Ministry of Health on June 17 announced it will distribute a total of 966,320 doses of AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine to local Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDCs), hospitals and medical units, among others, across the country. 

COVID-19: 220 new cases raise tally to 12,014

  Jun 17, 2021 14:50:11
NDO/VNA - The national tally of COVID-19 infections rose to 12,014 after 220 new cases, including eight imported cases, were confirmed in the last six hours to 12pm on June 17, according to the Ministry of Health (MoH). 

COVID-19: 159 new cases recorded in 12 hours

  Jun 17, 2021 09:40:05
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s COVID-19 count rose to 11,794 after 159 new cases were found over the past 12 hours to 6am on June 17, according to the Ministry of Health. 

Ho Chi Minh City to receive nearly 1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine donated by Japan

  Jun 17, 2021 08:28:43
NDO – Nearly one million doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, donated by the Japanese Government, arrived at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi late June 16.