19:10 | 15/08/2020
The growing number of new cases showing no signs of stopping á the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control reported 20 new patients on August 15 evening, including 16 in the community and 4 imported infections in Hai Duong, Danang and Quang Nam.
20:36 | 14/08/2020
Coronavirus infection rates are soaring in Vietnam with 18 new cases reported on August 14 evening, including one Chinese man caught illegally entering Vietnam.
19:08 | 13/08/2020
As many as 230 Vietnamese citizens stranded in Malaysia are to be brought home on August 13 while 25 new coronavirus infections were confirmed in Vietnam on the same day, lifting the national tally to 905.
19:22 | 12/08/2020
Vietnam reported 14 three new COVID-19 infections on August 12 evening, raising the number of cases in the country to 880, mostly in Da Nang. Meanwhile, two flights carrying nearly 600 citizens from states around the US and Singapore landed safely at airports.
07:06 | 12/08/2020
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on August 10 has delivered medical supplies to Russia to help mitigate the impact of the pandemic in the country. On the same day, the carrier has collaborated with relevant agencies to repatriate 340 Vietnamese citizens stranded in Russia.
07:33 | 11/08/2020
Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent a message of condolences to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi over a recent airplane crash killing 18 people.
19:00 | 10/08/2020
On August 10, Vietnam recorded new daily cases and fatalities as well as more recoveries. Meanwhile, the Vietnamese embassy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), along with Bamboo Airways coordinated with the hosts’ relevant agencies to bring home over 260 Vietnamese citizens.
07:25 | 10/08/2020
Coronavirus surge is likely to continue for coming days, foreign experts still have highly evaluated Vietnam’s response to the recurrent outbreak of COVID-19. Meanwhile, more than 300 Vietnamese citizens have been repatrated from the Republic of Korea on August 9.
20:11 | 09/08/2020
Vietnam has recorded the 11th death relating to Covid-19 in the afternoon of August 9 with Covid-19 patient tally hitting 841. Meanwhile, nearly 300 Vietnamese citizens repatriated home safely from Saudi Arabia and Cyprus.
05:49 | 09/08/2020
Covid-19 latest news: National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines, in collaboration with relevant Vietnamese and Australian agencies, has brought home 340 Vietnamese citizens left stranded in the country as Vietnam’s tally of COVID-19 infection surpassed 800.
15:25 | 08/08/2020
At least 18 people were killed on Aug 7 when a passenger plane crashed when it overshot the runway at the Calicut International Airport in Karipur, in the southern state of Kerala, India.
07:42 | 08/08/2020
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and budget carrier VietJetAir on August 7 brought home more than 530 Vietnamese citizens. Of the total figure, more than 300 citizens were from Singapore, and the remainder 230 were from Taiwan (China) in one day.
16:29 | 07/08/2020
Vietnam Airlines on August 6-7 conducted a special flight bringing home 280 Vietnamese citizens stranded in the United Kingdom and various parts of the European Union (EU) including Germany, Switzerland, Denmark and the Czech Republic.
07:19 | 07/08/2020
More than 80 flights have been operated so far, bringing home safely more than 21,000 Vietnamese citizens with majority of them were people under 18, pregnant women, elderly people, the ill and those in challenging circumstances, from some 50 countries and territories, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang has said at the ministry’s regular press conference on August 6.
16:24 | 06/08/2020
A total of 220 Vietnamese citizens (5 people transited from Mexico) were repatriated home safely from Japan on August 5 by a flight of budget carrier Vieit Air in coordination with relevant agencies and the Vietnamese Embassy in Japan.
06:29 | 06/08/2020
A total of 47 Vietnamese trainees working at Ariake shipyard in Nagasu town of Kumamoto Prefecture (Japan) have been tested positive for COVID-19 and currently in isolation at local healthcare station, the Vietnamese Consulate General in Fukuoka confirmed.
07:25 | 04/08/2020
Amid surge in COVID-19 cases, a total of 300 Vietnamese citizens were flown home from Canada and the Republic of Korea (RoK) on Vietnam Airlines flight on August 2-3.
18:12 | 02/08/2020
More than 500 Vietnamese citizens from 24 European and African countries as well as Thailand were brought home on two special flights.
06:46 | 02/08/2020
The flights, carrying 230 Vietnamese citizens, arranged by Vietnamese authorities, the Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea, budget carrier Vietjet Air together with agencies in the host country.
07:31 | 31/07/2020
Relevant agencies of Vietnam, the Vietnamese Embassy in Myanmar, and low-cost carrier VietJet Air on July 30 coordinated with Myanmar’s competent agencies to bring home nearly 240 citizens as Vietnam ready to use 'full force' to battle new coronavirus wave.