Boy returning from Russia becomes latest COVID-19 case

Boy returning from Russia becomes latest COVID-19 case

NDO/VNA – A boy returning from Russia on a flight from Russia on May 13 and now being in quarantine, has tested positive for SARS-CoV-2, becoming the 328th case of COVID-19 in Vietnam, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said on May 30 morning. (3 hours ago)

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Six more COVID-19 patients discharged, total recoveries climb to 278

  May 27, 2020 10:17:41
NDO – Six more COVID-19 patients were given the all-clear on Wednesday morning (May 27), bringing the total number of recoveries in Vietnam to 278 out of 327 confirmed cases to date. 

Vietnam supports COVID-19 relief efforts in Ukraine

  May 26, 2020 16:26:01
NDO – The Vietnam-Ukraine Friendship Association (VUFA) on May 26 presented 5,000 antibacterial face masks and VND332 million (US$14,254) to the Ukrainian Embassy in Vietnam to support the East European country in its fight against COVID-19. 

Critically ill COVID-19 patient spectacularly recovers

  May 26, 2020 15:53:51
NDO – A critically ill COVID-19 patient has spectacularly recovered after more than two months of treatment, thanks to tireless efforts from doctors at the Hanoi-based National Hospital for Tropical Diseases. 

Health ministry urges enhanced Zika, dengue fever prevention

  May 26, 2020 11:34:59
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Health on May 25 requested provinces and centrally-run cities nationwide to enhance the prevention and control of the Zika virus and dengue fever. 

COVID-19: Vietnam reports no community transmission for 40 days

  May 26, 2020 10:02:37
NDO/VNA - No more new COVID-19 cases were reported in Vietnam in the past 12 hours from 18:00 on May 25 to 6:00 on May 26, making the tally remain at 326, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. 

Vietnam reports one new imported COVID-19 infection

  May 25, 2020 21:22:19
NDO/VNA – Vietnam reported one new imported COVID-19 case on May 25 evening, bringing the tally to 326, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. 

Over 340 Vietnamese citizens return home from Japan

  May 25, 2020 21:10:52
NDO/VNA - Over 340 Vietnamese citizens living in Japan were brought home safely on May 25. 

One more patient cleared of COVID-19, recoveries in Vietnam hit 268

  May 25, 2020 17:34:51
NDO – Field hospital no. 2 in Quang Ninh province on May 25 announced the recovery of a 40-year-old Vietnamese woman from COVID-19, raising the total number of recovered patients in Vietnam to 268 out of 325 cases (equivalent to 82%). 

Vietnam records no new COVID-19 infections in community for 38 days

  May 24, 2020 21:21:45
NDO/VNA - Vietnam reported no new COVID-19 cases on May 24 evening, marking it 38 straight days the country has detected no new infections in the community. 

Vietnam records no new COVID-19 cases in community for 37 days

  May 23, 2020 21:14:15
NDO/VNA – Vietnam reported no new COVID-19 cases on May 23 evening, marking it 37 straight days without new infections in the community. 

No new COVID-19 cases recorded in Vietnam on May 23 morning

  May 23, 2020 10:08:37
NDO/VNA – Vietnam recorded no cases positive for the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 on May 23 morning, marking 37 days in a row without new infections in the community. 

Vietnam records no new COVID-19 cases in community for 36 days

  May 22, 2020 21:14:04
NDO/VNA – Vietnam reported no new COVID-19 cases on May 22 evening, marking it 36 straight days without new infections in the community. 

Early awareness and apt measures have helped Vietnam contain coronavirus: PM

  May 22, 2020 10:48:37
NDO - Vietnam has succeeded in containing the coronavirus outbreak thanks to its early awareness and appropriate measures, as stated by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in an interview with several foreign media agencies on May 21. 

Smoking increases risk of COVID-19 community transmission

  May 22, 2020 10:21:55
NDO/VNA – Smoking can increase the risk of COVID-19 transmission within the community as it weakens lung function and immune response to infections, an official said.