10:22 | 28/04/2021
With efforts to both control and prevent the spread of COVID-19 and ensure economic development, along with the serious implementation of pilot projects regarding “vaccine passports”, the tourism sector expects that international visitors will be able to freely enter Vietnam starting from the third quarter.
12:43 | 22/04/2021
Leading experts believe if Vietnam won’t take initiative in implementing vaccine passport mechanism, it would fall behind in the world's market-opening race.
09:39 | 19/04/2021
Quang Nam province, home to UNESCO-recognised Hoi An ancient town, expects to welcome vaccinated international tourists who have negative COVID-19 test results and can stay in two cordoned off resorts.
07:08 | 19/04/2021
Foreigners from many countries are eagerly awaiting a chance to return to Vietnam, buoyed by news that the country's considering entry permission for vaccine passport holders.
14:02 | 16/04/2021
The Ministry of Health has recommended that the centralized quarantine period for those entering the country with a Covid-19 vaccine passport should be halved to seven days.
16:26 | 10/04/2021
Vietnamese stranded abroad, foreign investors, and vaccinated tourists are three groups who might be able to enter Vietnam with a vaccine passport, officials say.
14:05 | 07/04/2021
Singapore's aviation regulator said on Monday that this country will accept Covid vaccine passport that contains digital certificate for Covid-19 tests and vaccines, becoming one of the first countries to adopt the initiative.
14:03 | 07/04/2021
WHO spokeswoman Margaret Harris said on Monday that The World Health Organization would not back Covid vaccine passports at the moment due to uncertainty over whether inoculation prevents transmission of the virus.
08:15 | 07/04/2021
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) proposed to allow passengers with the vaccine passports and negative testing results to enter Vietnam.
11:07 | 01/04/2021
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc ordered the health, tourism and diplomacy sectors to soon study and issue a "vaccine passport" mechanism in order to promote trade and investment while addressing the Government’s regular meeting on March 31.
16:31 | 28/03/2021
The Ministry of Health is detailing a plan on the regime, location, isolation time, medical testing and monitoring for COVID-19 vaccine passport holders.
07:21 | 24/03/2021
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will work with domestic and foreign agencies to roll out a “COVID-19 vaccine passport” project.
10:21 | 18/03/2021
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc required relevant agencies to draw up plans for the "Covid-19 vaccine passport" implementation to soon help the tourism and aviation sectors recover.
12:47 | 13/03/2021
On Thursday, Nguyen Trung Khanh, head of the Vietnam National Admisnitration of Tourism said the administration is working with relevant agencies to order to open for vaccinated tourists entering Vietnam, and to report to the government on the possibility of vaccine passports, a certificate identifying those that have been inoculated against Covid-19.
18:41 | 12/03/2021
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism is working with relevant agencies on opening up to welcome foreign tourists who have obtained a Covid-19 "vaccine passport".
08:55 | 11/03/2021
Docter Calvin Q. Trinh, the first Vietnamese who had 2 doses of COVID-19 vaccine in the US returned home at Tan Son Nhat airport, Ho Chi Minh City. However, he still has to take a quarantine period according to Vietnamese regulations.
10:43 | 10/03/2021
China has launched Covid-19 vaccination certificate, among other countries's first in the world that issue "vaccine passports" in order to re-open their economies and make global travel easier.
15:23 | 05/03/2021
Authorities in Thailand might plan a reopening for international tourists with appropriate cautionary steps taken, as authorities roll out a national inoculation program and consider coronavirus vaccine passports and quarantine waivers.
12:25 | 25/02/2021
European leaders are up to debate on the issue of vaccine passports and status apps, after the calls for European Commision to create common measure to allow travel and holiday trips.