16:41 | 09/04/2021
The World Health Organization on April 9 releases a 30-min-long video titled “150 days after: Tales from Vietnam’s Covid-19 response” picturing the incredible efforts of the Vietnamese Government and citizens to attain initial achievements in the Covid-19 fight.
20:58 | 07/04/2021
Vietnam’s vaccine management system reaches the second-highest level in the Global Benchmarking Tool (GBT), WHO confirms Wednesday.
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.
15:30 | 29/03/2021
The World Health Organization (WHO) on March 26 handed over Vietnam thousands of leprosy tablets to help the country in the treatment of leprosy.
07:45 | 25/03/2021
More than 811,000 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine will be delivered to Hanoi next month via the WHO-led Vaccines Global Access (Covax) initiative.
10:21 | 24/03/2021
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has hailed the country for its remarkable progress in combating tuberculosis (TB) over the course of the last year in a letter sent to Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam to mark World TB Day on March 24.
08:00 | 11/02/2021
The World Health Organization (WHO) has dismissed the "lab theory" while investigating for the origin of the coronavirus pandemic, saying that virus leaking from a laboratory is "extremely unlikely" in a press conference on Tuesday.
13:25 | 21/01/2021
The World Health Organization (WHO) plans to approve several COVID-19 vaccines from Western and Chinese manufacturers in coming weeks and months, a document published on Wednesday shows, as it aims for rapid rollouts in poorer countries.
10:48 | 19/01/2021
An independent panel concluded that World Health Organization and China could have quicker measures to contain the Covid-19 in its initial outbreak.
10:54 | 08/01/2021
WHO suggests making the time between the first and second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine injection flexible as well as intensified coronavirus measures amidst the uncertainties of the new variant in the UK.
11:21 | 13/12/2020
The World Health Organization has been accused of conspiring with the Italian health ministry to remove a report revealing the country’s mismanagement at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic – the publication of which was intended to prevent future deaths.
07:57 | 09/12/2020
Many countries over the world started to roll out coronavirus vaccines to the public.
09:44 | 09/09/2020
World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has said COVID-19 is not the last pandemic and countries should invest in public health.
16:43 | 22/08/2020
The World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Friday (Aug 21) it hopes the planet will be rid of the coronavirus pandemic in less than two years - faster than it took for the Spanish flu.
07:47 | 20/08/2020
The WHO’s director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that without vaccinating the planet’s highest-risk populations simultaneously, it would be impossible to rebuild the global economy.
19:20 | 18/08/2020
The Ministry of Health on the evening of August 18 announced that six new cases were diagnosed with the novel coronavirus, including four community infections in Da Nang, the nation’s latest epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, and two returnees from Taiwan (China) and Equatorial Guinea, bringing the national infection tally to 989.
09:28 | 08/08/2020
The US has so far contributed more than China to the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s coronavirus response, despite its threats to withdraw from the international body over alleged missteps in the early stages of the pandemic.
07:33 | 08/08/2020
The World Health Organization has opposed to “vaccine nationalism”, warning the status quo of rich countries to grab the treatments by themselves.
17:56 | 03/08/2020
The Covid-19 pandemic is a once-in-a-century health crisis. It will leave significant impacts far into the future, World Health Organization Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on July 31.
15:55 | 29/07/2020
In a virtual meeting on July 28 about the spreading of the COVID-19 pandemic, WHO spokesperson Margaret Harris said the coronavirus transmission did not appear to be impacted by seasonality. She also warned against the false belief that summer hindered the development of nCoV.