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Hanoi has new chairman
Friday,  9/25/2020, 12:27 
HCMC - Chu Ngoc Anh, Hanoi’s Deputy Party Secretary and Minister of Science and Technology, has been elected as chairman of Hanoi City, replacing Nguyen ...
Danang allows reopening of all activities
Friday,  9/25/2020, 12:26 
HCMC - All activities in the central coastal city of Danang will begin to return to normal from today, September 25, as the coronavirus outbreak has been ...
Vietnam reports one new Covid-19 infection, 11 recoveries
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 19:15 
HCMC – The Ministry of Health reported one new imported Covid-19 case this afternoon, September 23, taking the country’s tally to 1,069, and 11 more recoveries....
Petroland’s former leaders prosecuted for causing VND50.6 billion loss
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 18:40 
HCMC - Bui Minh Chinh, former chairman of Petrocapital and Infrastructure Investment JSC (Petroland), and seven accomplices have been prosecuted for the ...
Noi Bai airport employee killed by lightning
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 14:46 
HCMC – A technician of Vietnam Airlines Engineering Company was killed after he was struck by lightning while on duty at the Noi Bai International Airport ...
New Covid-19 protocols for arriving air passengers
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 13:19 
HCMC - The Ministry of Health has issued new guidelines for people who enter Vietnam for stays lasting more than 14 days as the Vietnamese Government has ...
Hanoi to have new chairman this week
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 12:40 
HCMC - The Hanoi People’s Council will hold an extraordinary meeting on September 25 to appoint Chu Ngoc Anh as the city’s new chairman, replacing Nguyen ...
More HCMC hotels sign up to serve as Covid-19 quarantine facilities
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 12:37 
HCMC – Many more hotels in HCMC have registered to function as Covid-19 quarantine facilities aimed at maintaining their business operations as a result ...
Quarantine sites clarified for arriving passengers as Vietnam resumes int’l flights to six destinations
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 12:07 
Following is the infographics prepared by the Government news website (http://news.chinhphu.vn/) to make clear the places which arriving passengers can ...
Vietnam to repatriate 10,000 citizens from now until late October
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 10:55 
HCMC – Vietnam has plans to repatriate some 10,000 citizens until the end of October amid the Covid-19 pandemic, said Nguyen Thi Huong Lan, vice head of ...
Health Ministry reports no fresh Covid-19 infections, 23 new recoveries
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 08:07 
HCMC – Vietnam has not recorded any new Covid-19 case by community transmission for 21 consecutive days, keeping the country’s tally unchanged at 1,068 ...
Man sentenced to 24 years in prison over police station bombings
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 18:23 
HCMC - The People’s Court of HCMC today, September 22, sentenced Nguyen Khanh, 56, head of a terrorism group that initiated a bomb blast at police stations ...
Lam Dong spends VND48 billion to clear up Cam Ly waste dump
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 18:21 
HCMC – The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong has approved a project worth more than VND48 billion (over US$2 million) to isolate and shut down the ...
Vietnam begins anti-dumping probe into Thai sugar
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 13:53 
HCMC – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT) has launched an anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation into sugar products that originate from Thailand ...
Travelers to have only six days of being quarantined
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 07:53 
HCMC – Travelers entering Vietnam are allowed to go to their places of residence to continue self-isolating after testing negative for the coronavirus ...
No fresh Covid-19 cases reported, five patients recover today
Monday,  9/21/2020, 19:23 
HCMC – The Ministry of Health confirmed no new Covid-19 cases tonight, September 21, keeping the country’s tally unchanged at 1,068, while five more patients ...
Storm kills six, injures over 100
Monday,  9/21/2020, 16:34 
HCMC – Noul, the fifth tropical storm to hit Vietnam this year, killed six people in three central provinces, injured 112 others, damaged over 22,000 houses ...
Hai Duong’s recovered coronavirus patient tests positive again
Monday,  9/21/2020, 14:35 
HCMC – A recovered coronavirus patient from Thanh Binh Ward of Hai Duong City, previously tagged as the country’s 972nd case, has tested positive for the ...
Former HCMC vice chairman receives eight-year jail term
Sunday,  9/20/2020, 16:01 
HCMC – Nguyen Thanh Tai, former vice chairman of HCMC, on Sunday was sentenced eight years on the charges of violating regulations on the management and ...
Ha Tinh medical firm director detained in price gouging case
Saturday,  9/19/2020, 13:58 
HCMC – Mai Thi Hoa, director of Ha Tinh Medical Products JSC in Ha Tinh Province, has been prosecuted and detained for her alleged involvement in a price ...
S.Korea looks to boost cooperation with Vietnam: S.Korean Foreign Minister
Saturday,  9/19/2020, 13:45 
HCMC - South Korea’s Foreign Minister Kang Kyung Wha said the South Korean Government attaches importance to its relationship with Vietnam, a major partner ...
Vietnam reports two new imported Covid-19 cases
Friday,  9/18/2020, 20:00 
HCMC - The Health Ministry confirmed two new imported Covid-19 cases this afternoon, September 18, taking the country’s total infections to 1,068.
Flights cancelled, airports in central Vietnam shut due to storm
Friday,  9/18/2020, 14:42 
HCMC – Some airports in central Vietnam, including Danang, Phu Bai and Chu Lai, will be shut from 4.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m. today, September 18, to ensure ...
Storm weakens into tropical depression
Friday,  9/18/2020, 14:40 
HCMC – Tropical Storm Noul , after making landfall in Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue provinces with strong winds measuring 75-90 kilometers per hour, has ...
All three new Covid-19 patients are imported cases
Thursday,  9/17/2020, 18:41 
HCMC – The Health Ministry has reported three fresh Covid-19 cases who were quarantined after arriving in Hanoi, bringing Vietnam’s total infections to ...
NA to dismiss Pham Phu Quoc from NA deputy post
Thursday,  9/17/2020, 18:29 
HCMC – At its 10th meeting, which will be held in October, the National Assembly (NA) will dismiss Pham Phu Quoc from his post as an NA deputy of HCMC ...
Passengers entering Vietnam required to provide residence addresses
Thursday,  9/17/2020, 18:26 
HCMC – Passengers onboard international commercial flights to Vietnam are required to show a certificate indicating they are free of Covid-19 and residence ...
Central Vietnam evacuating 1.1 million residents due to fast-moving storm
Thursday,  9/17/2020, 17:03 
HCMC – The central provinces from Quang Binh to Danang are racing against time to evacuate over 1.1 million residents to safe areas, as Noul, the fifth ...
Former HCMC chairman allegedly involved in property appropriation case
Thursday,  9/17/2020, 16:57 
HCMC – Ministry of Public Security investigators have concluded that former chairman of HCMC Le Hoang Quan was involved in a State-owned property mismanagement ...
Health Ministry reports no new Covid-19 cases, five recoveries
Wednesday,  9/16/2020, 19:04 
HCMC – The Ministry of Health has reported no fresh Covid-19 cases, keeping the country’s tally unchanged at 1,063 as of today, September 16, while five ...
Powerful tropical storm forecast to hit central Vietnam
Wednesday,  9/16/2020, 17:03 
HCMC – Tropical Storm Noul, whose eye was spotted some 750 kilometers from Hoang Sa (Paracel) Archipelago at 10 a.m. today, September 16, is forecast to ...
Hanoi allows bars, clubs to reopen from today
Wednesday,  9/16/2020, 08:59 
HCMC – The municipal government of Hanoi has approved the reopening of karaoke parlors, bars and discos starting today, September 16, as the capital city ...
Vietnam reopens international flights from Sep 15
Tuesday,  9/15/2020, 20:42 
HCMC - Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh has allowed the resumption of international commercial flights between Vietnam and some partners from today, ...
Two ex-officials of the central bank’s Dong Nai branch detained
Tuesday,  9/15/2020, 18:30 
HCMC – The Dong Nai investigative police agency prosecuted and arrested Tran Quoc Tuan, former director of the Dong Nai branch of the State Bank of Vietnam, ...
Heavy downpour expected to hit northern, central Vietnam
Tuesday,  9/15/2020, 14:55 
HCMC – The northern and central provinces are likely to experience heavy rain and thundershowers in the next few days, according to the National Center ...
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