15:53 | 24/02/2020
The Republic of Korea (RoK) reported a huge rise in the number of confirmed new coronavirus (COVID-19) infection cases on Monday (Feb 24) with 70 more cases. The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases on the country is now 833.
14:55 | 24/02/2020
Two more Middle East coutries confirmed on Monday (Feb 24) their first COVID-19 cases, the countries' health ministries announced.
14:37 | 24/02/2020
China on Monday (Feb 24) reported 409 new cases of a new virus, putting its national total past 77,000 as the country considered 'complete ban' on wildlife trade.
14:02 | 24/02/2020
Significant jumps in cases outside China have raised concern of the outbreak getting out of control.
13:47 | 24/02/2020
Hanoi has ordered strict observation for anyone returning from the Republic of Korea’s coronavirus-hit Daegu city and Gyeongsangbuk province in the latest attempt to contain the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
11:58 | 24/02/2020
In ways big and small, the coronavirus battering China and triggering fears of a global pandemic shares key hallmarks with the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) of 2002-03 — even as the current outbreak’s effects have become deadlier and farther-reaching.
11:49 | 24/02/2020
The last of 16 people who have been infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam has tested negative, doctors announced Sunday.
10:50 | 24/02/2020
President Moon Jae-in on Sunday put South Korea on the highest possible alert in its fight against the coronavirus, a move that empowers the government to lock down cities and take other sweeping measures to contain the outbreak.
10:47 | 24/02/2020
Chinese Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City Wu Jun has spoken highly of Vietnam’s support to his country in the fight against the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19), expressing sincere thanks for the move which he said China will always keep in mind.
10:34 | 24/02/2020
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has adopted a number of measures to protect Vietnamese citizens living in the Republic of Korea (RoK), which reported a huge rise in the number of confirmed new coronavirus (COVID-19) infection cases over the last few days.
10:22 | 24/02/2020
Vietnam's tourism industry is already taking an economic hit due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
00:14 | 23/02/2020
The Vietnamese community in the Czech Republic have raised funds and collect medical supplies and equipment as part of efforts to support people in the northern province of Vinh Phuc in the fight against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
23:41 | 22/02/2020
The relationship between China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries will not be affected by the COVID-19 outbreak as the two sides have agreed to strengthen their cooperation in winning the battle against the deadly virus, Chinese ambassador to ASEAN Deng Xijun said Friday (Feb 21).
23:37 | 22/02/2020
The US stands ready to cooperate with Vietnam and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the fight against the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), US officials said at a recent meeting with representatives of the Vietnamese Embassy in the country.
23:33 | 22/02/2020
Samsung Electronics said on Saturday that one COVID-19 coronavirus case has been confirmed at its mobile device factory complex in the southeastern city of Gumi, causing a shutdown of its entire facility there until Monday morning.
23:31 | 22/02/2020
Consumers in South Korea are increasingly turning to contactless services as infection cases from no relevance to China surges in the country and causes panic about the danger of the mysterious new epidemic.
19:03 | 22/02/2020
The Vietnam – China Friendship Association of Hanoi on February 21 handed over 1000 facial masks to the Chinese Embassy in support of the fight against novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak.
18:38 | 22/02/2020
Both Italy and Iran reported more deaths among new cases of coronavirus on Saturday (Feb 22).
17:59 | 22/02/2020
The Da Nang International Fireworks Festival this year (DIFF 2020) has been cancelled by the municipal People’s Committee out of fears over the spread of the acute respiratory disease caused by a new coronavirus (COVID-19) ravaging the region.
13:40 | 22/02/2020
South Korea reported its second death on Saturday (Feb 22) from the novel coronavirus as the number of new cases rose by 299, bringing the total number of infections in the nation to 433.