Daily Archives: March 20, 2020

Businesses urged to prepare plans to resume activities after COVID-19

Businesses should keep a close watch on the developments of COVID-19 to have appropriate production recovery plans after the pandemic declines and ends, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.The ministry advised enterprises to take advantage...

Audit activities to be suspended due to COVID-19

State Auditor General Ho Duc Phoc has requested to suspend the implementation of approved audit plans due to the complicated developments of the COVID-19.Under a dispatch issued recently by the official, audit activities will be suspended until a new

Hanoi: Retailers plan to boost stockpiles by 300 percent amid COVID-19

Retailers in Hanoi said they have made plans to boost stockpiles by 300 percent if necessary to meet the demands of local people amid the COVID-19 pandemic.It was revealed during a March 19 meeting between Chairman of the Hanoi

Youth Union staff contribute 17,000 USD to Covid-19 relief effort

The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union’s Central Committee staff on Friday donated more than 17,000 USD in response to the Vietnam Fatherland Front’s appeal for all people’s contributions to the Covid-19 pandemic prevention and control.The donation is e...

Vietnamese in US well prepared for Covid-19

Vietnamese in the US are informed and emotionally prepared to fight the Covid-19 epidemic. Dinh Anh Trung, who lives in California, said:“I know about good nutrition and good hygiene. I work from home, meet with people only as needed, and

Party leader and President: Every citizen is a fighter against pandemic

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong applauded the work done so far in the fight against the pandemic as he chaired the Politburo’s meeting on the Covid-19 prevention and control in Hanoi on Friday. The top leader said

Vietnam confirms two more Covid-19 cases, total 87

The Ministry of Health confirmed on Friday that two nurses of Bach Mai hospital in Hanoi have contracted the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), increasing the total number of infected cases in Vietnam to 87.The 86th COVID-19 case is a 54-year old

Lao government to step up measures against Covid-19

Laos has not reported anyone testing positive for the novel coronavirus, but it has raised its public health warning to its highest level, according to Lao Foreign Minister Saleumsay Kommasith at a press conference on Thursday.The Foreign Minister sai...

18th Covid-19 patient in Vietnam discharged from hospital

A 27-year-old Vietnamese man who returned from South Korea infected with the new coronavirus has recovered and was discharged from hospital on Friday morning.He has tested negative for the virus three times in a row and is now "completely

Vietnam confirms 9 new coronavirus infections

Vietnam reported 9 new coronavirus infections on Thursday, bringing its total to 85, according to the Ministry of Health. All of the new cases are overseas returnees, 4 in Hanoi and 5 in Ho Chi Minh City. 7 of them