Friday, September 17, 2021


Vietnamese fleeing virus found in refrigerated truck, says media

According to the report, the group travelled dozens of kilometres in the sealed truck from southern Dong Nai province, an industrial area that has recorded more than 35,000 Covid-19 cases and 320 deaths.

Vietnam’s biggest city to keep virus curbs as flight resumption sought

Ho Chi Minh City authorities say the extension is needed to isolate clusters, speed up inoculations and prevent hospitals being overwhelmed.

Vietnamese man jailed 5 years for spreading Covid

The court says he breached quarantine regulations and infected eight people, one of whom died due to the virus after one month of treatment.

‘Living with Covid’: Vietnam’s biggest city proposes economic restart

This marks a shift from its 'Zero-Covid-19' strategy.

US VP Kamala Harris to focus on security, economic ties on Southeast Asia trip

The region is important for the Biden administration as it seeks to counter China’s diplomatic and military incursions in the region.

Vietnam’s economic hub imposes night curfew as country battles virus surge

No end date has been announced for the measure, an unprecedented move to curb infections as Vietnam battles a rapid Covid-19 surge.

Hanoi goes into lockdown as virus cases soar

About a third of Vietnam's 100 million people are already subject to lockdown orders.

Hanoi imposes statewide stay-at-home order, halts many non-essential services

The health minister says the country is preparing and standing ready for worse and worse scenarios.

Vietnam lancar kempen vaksinasi Covid-19 seluruh negara

Kempen vaksinasi bermula Julai 2021 hingga April 2022, menyasarkan penduduk berusia 18 tahun ke atas.

Vietnam’s biggest city enters 2-week virus lockdown

Residents are now barred from gathering in groups larger than pairs in public, and people are only allowed to leave home to buy food, medicine and in case of emergencies.

SEA Games in Vietnam postponed over virus

Vietnam is proposing that it host the Games in April or May next year.

China gifts Vietnam 500,000 Sinopharm Covid-19 jabs

The vaccines will be used for Chinese citizens in Vietnam, Vietnamese who have plan to work or study in China and people who live near the borders with China.

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