Daily Archives: March 14, 2020

Updates on immigration regulation for foreigners

Vietnam will temporarily deny entry of tourists coming from or transiting Schengen countries and the UK within 14 days before their intended arrival in Vietnam, and suspend visas-on-arrival at border gates amid COVID-19 epidemic. The decision takes eff...

F1 Vietnam Grand Prix 2020 postponed

The Formula One VinFast Vietnam Grand Prix 2020 will be put on hold due to the complicated developments of the COVID-19 outbreak, announced organisers on Friday. The race, initially slated for April 3-5 in Hanoi, was expected to attract some

F1 Vietnam Grand Prix 2020 postponed

The Formula One VinFast Vietnam Grand Prix 2020 will be put on hold due to the complicated developments of the COVID-19 outbreak, announced organisers on Friday. The race, initially slated for April 3-5 in Hanoi, was expected to attract some

Updates on COVID-19 cases in Vietnam

The Ministry of Health on March 14 announced an additional four new cases tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 in Vietnam after receiving the test results from the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology and the Pasteur Institute in Ho Chi Minh

WHO impressed with Vietnamese people’s cooperation in COVID-19 prevention

WHO Representative in Vi?t Nam Park Ki-dong highly appreciated Viet Nam’s proactive measures in the fight against COVID-19 at a meeting on Saturday with Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in Ha Noi on Saturday.Dr. Park praised the Vietnamese government’s ...

Countries to boost measures to stop COVID-19

President Donald Trump announced Friday he's declaring a national emergency to deal with the coronavirus crisis as cases increase alarmingly and criticism mounts over how he's responding to the situation. President Trump said to allow 50 billion USD to...

WHO: Europe now world’s COVID-19 epicenter

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday that Europe is now the world's COVID-19 pandemic epicenter, as cases in Italy and other nations on the continent soared, and as the WHO launched a new fundraising effort designed to expand

New Zealand cancels Christchurch attacks memorial due to coronavirus fears

New Zealand has called off a national remembrance service marking the one-year anniversary of the attack on Christchurch mosques, due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak.The event, which was to be held in Christchurch on Sunday, was expected to a...

Enterprise offers free masks to pupils to prevent Covid-19 spread

Nearly 1,400 free anti-bacterial masks were provided to pupils in Nghia Tan and Nguyen Binh Khiem junior secondary schools in Hanoi to prevent the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). The masks were offered by Vikore Ph...

Overseas Vietnamese join effort to fight COVID-19

The Embassy of Vietnam in Germany has closely stayed in touch with and provided guidance on COVID-19 prevention for overseas Vietnamese and students in the European nation. Information and recommendations could be found on the website of the embassy an...