08:04 | 12/10/2021
Hanoi and Hai Phong have decided to scrap mandatory quarantine for passengers traveling by air from Ho Chi Minh City.
08:44 | 23/07/2021
With new coronavirus clusters scattering across the city, Hanoi is imposing stricter preventive measures to contain the virus
07:53 | 07/06/2021
Letting low-risk suspected Covid patients quarantine at home will help alleviate stress on frontline medical workers
15:15 | 04/06/2021
The latest proposal was made as the country battles the worst coronavirus wave yet.
11:22 | 30/05/2021
The scheme will likely help ease the burden at quarantine centers and reduce cross-infection risk.
17:57 | 22/05/2021
A village in northern Vietnam has received a certificate of merit from the Prime Minister for its incredible pandemic prevention work.
09:55 | 19/05/2021
Thousands of students across the country have been sent to quarantine centers for having close contact with coronavirus-infected peers.
08:48 | 07/05/2021
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism has sent document to accommodation establishments and tourist sites requiring to temporarily put visitors with fever over 37.5 degrees C under quarantine as part of anti-epidemic measures.
11:33 | 06/05/2021
Vietnam has extended its quarantine policy from 14 to 21 days for both foreign arrivals and those who come into contact with Covid-19 patients.
07:21 | 12/03/2021
Those with the so-called “vaccine passport” entering Vietnam should still undergo the two-week quarantine given the uncertainty of COVID-19 inoculation’s efficacy, Vietnamese experts said Thursday afternoon.
16:54 | 01/02/2021
65 primary school students in the emerging COVID-19 cluster of Kinh Mon town were sent to centralized quarantine zone in the middle of the night, hours after being confirmed of direct contact with two COVID-19 patients.
12:01 | 28/01/2021
Thon Dien village, on the outskirts of Hai Duong City, 60km east of capital Hanoi, and a company workshop have been delineated and quarantined after two persons lived and worked their detected positive for coronavirus.
11:07 | 06/12/2020
Vietnam has agreed to allow some South Korean business people to travel between the two countries without having to undergo the mandatory 14-day quarantine, Seoul said on Friday.
09:57 | 05/11/2020
Up to 67.3 percent of Korean firms said they are satisfied with the entry process in Vietnam, a recent survey by the Korean Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KORCHAM) shows.
07:31 | 28/09/2020
Vietnam will further work with the US to mitigate challenges related to its export of fresh fruits to the latter, which has recently been disrupted due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
09:24 | 15/09/2020
Industrial park operators could see post-tax profits in the second half of this year fall 23 percent year-on-year to US$211.4 million over travel restrictions and land acquisition delays.
10:26 | 22/07/2020
A group of two Vietnamese and one Chinese were arrested under investigation for the illegal practice of bringing Chinese people into Vietnam after Chinese nationals’ illegitimate stay detected in Danang and Quang Nam, the central province of Vietnam.
10:09 | 12/07/2020
COVID-19 Updates in Vietnam (July 12): Vietnam is rushing to hunt four Chinese men escaping quarantine after entering the country. As of 6 am on July 12, Vietnam has not recorded any new cases of Covid-19 in the community. The Government continues to promote activities to bring Vietnamese citizens back from pandemic areas.
15:49 | 15/05/2020
A group of 5 young Vietnamese students in Europe created an app to help manage quarantine areas, called Quaranhome. This app just won the Hackathon "Hack Covy 2020" launched by Hanoi Student Association, Angelhack and UNDP.
08:38 | 26/04/2020
Facebook, one of the most popular social media platforms, has created Messenger Rooms service which allows a mass meeting of up to 50 persons connecting via webcam and competing Zoom amid Covid-19 quarantine.
When it comes to tourism in Vietnam, foreign visitors mostly think of hustling Ho Chi Minh City, historic Hanoi, or the famous Ha Long Bay. Besides those crowded places, the following six still well-known but less populous destinations are also not-to-be-missed.
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