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7,882 cases of COVID-19 recorded Monday

   The Ministry of Health confirmed 5,174 new COVID-19 infections Monday evening, raising the national tally in the day to 7,882. Ho Chi Minh City,…

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Nearly 4,000 new COVID-19 infections confirmed Sunday morning

3,979 cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Vietnam on Sunday morning, raising the national tally to nearly 95,000, according to the Health Ministry. The majority…

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Additional 3 million doses of Moderna vaccine arrive in Vietnam

3 million more doses of Moderna vaccine donated by the US through the COVAX Facility have arrived in Vietnam. Half of the doses were delivered…

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Lawmakers discuss COVID-19 fight, support for affected people

Lawmakers spent the whole Sunday debating socio-economic development including the battle against COVID-19. Legislators acknowledged encouraging socio-economic development in the first half of this year…

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Vietnam records 7,531 cases of COVID-19 infections Sunday

– 3,552 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Vietnam on Sunday evening,  raising the national tally in the day to 7,531, according to the Health Ministry. …

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Vaccinated individuals account for 75% of recent COVID-19 cases in Singapore, but few get sick

Vaccinated individuals accounted for three-quarters of Singapore’s COVID-19 infections in the last four weeks, but they were not falling seriously ill, government data showed, as a rapid ramp-up in inoculations leaves fewer people unvaccinated.While th…

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US removes tariff threats against Vietnam

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) on Friday issued a formal determination in the Vietnam Currency Section 301 investigation, under which the agency will not take any tariff action against Vietnam.A statement by the USTR said …

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PM vows best conditions for southern localities to fight COVID-19

The Government shares the difficulties facing HCM city and southern provinces and will continue to create the best conditions for these localities to combat COVID-19, said Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh at a teleconference on Friday. He noted that whi…

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3,991 new COVID-19 cases added Saturday morning

Vietnam confirmed 3,991 new COVID-19 infections on Saturday morning, including 2,070 in Ho Chi Minh City, the current largest pandemic hotspot of the country.The latest cases were also detected in 18 other localities including Long An, Binh Duong, Tien…

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Hanoi enforces most stringent social distancing measures as COVID-19 worsens

Hanoi on Saturday began 15-day social distancing under Directive 16 as COVID-19 infections spike in the capital city.Directive 16, which includes the most stringent social distancing regulations, requires residents to stay at home and only go out for a…

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