Vietnam invited to join in SARS-CoV-2 vaccine production

Updated at 15:14:58 07/01/2020 (Views: 63)

World Health Organisation (WHO) Representative to Vietnam Kidong Park has said the Vaccine Alliance wants to invite Vietnam to join in research and production of vaccine against SARS-CoV-2.

  • Two more imported COVID-19 cases confirmed in Vietnam

    Updated at 09:41:59 06/28/2020 (Views: 22)

    Vietnam recorded two more imported COVID-19 cases on June 27 evening, raising the total number of infections in the country to 355, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

  • Vietnam clear of COVID-19 community infections for 70 days

    Updated at 10:32:57 06/25/2020 (Views: 32)

    No new COVID-19 cases were confirmed on June 25 morning, marking 70 straight days that Vietnam has gone without community transmissions, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

  • Hospitals join national distance healthcare network

    Updated at 14:36:30 06/24/2020 (Views: 33)

    The Ministry of Health (MoH) has approved the list of 24 central and key hospitals eligible to join the national network for remote medical examination and treatment.

  • Vietnam goes through 69 days without new COVID-19 community cases

    Updated at 09:30:31 06/24/2020 (Views: 29)

    Vietnam went through 69 days recording no COVID-19 infections in the community as of 6 am on June 24, reported the the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

  • HCM City leader visits medical staff, foreign COVID-19 patient

    Updated at 09:38:30 06/18/2020 (Views: 34)

    Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong on June 17 visited medical staff working at Cho Ray Hospital and Hospital for Tropical Diseases in the city, and the foreign COVID-19 patient who is now being treated at Cho Ray hospital.

  • Vietnam sends masks to OVs in Switzerland amidst COVID-19

    Updated at 09:33:47 06/16/2020 (Views: 35)

    The Vietnamese Embassy in Switzerland on June 14 handed over masks of the Vietnamese government to the Vietnamese community through the Association of Vietnamese Intellectuals and Experts in Switzerland (AVIES) and the Vietnamese students’ association in the host country.

  • Vietnam clear of COVID-19 community infections for 51 straight days

    Updated at 09:53:45 06/07/2020 (Views: 54)

    No fresh COVID-19 case was reported in Vietnam on June 6 evening, meaning the nation has remained clear of community transmissions for 51 consecutive days, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

  • Prompt response key to Vietnam’s success in COVID-19 fight: expert

    Updated at 15:20:40 06/04/2020 (Views: 50)

    One of the reasons for Vietnam's success in controlling COVID-19 is its speed of response, twitted Guy Thwaites, director of Oxford University clinical research unit in Ho Chi Minh City.

  • Additional 14 COVID-19 patients declared fully recovered

    Updated at 10:03:59 06/02/2020 (Views: 45)

    Fourteen COVID-19 patients recovered and were released from two treatment facilities in the southern provinces of Bac Lieu and Dong Thap on June 1 afternoon.

  • Vietnam reports one new imported COVID-19 infection

    Updated at 15:51:35 05/26/2020 (Views: 52)

    Vietnam reported one new imported COVID-19 case on May 25 evening, bringing the tally to 326, according to the National Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

  • No new COVID-19 case to report on 34th consecutive day

    Updated at 14:04:24 05/22/2020 (Views: 50)

    Vietnam has no new case of COVID-19 to report on May 20 afternoon, which means the country has gone through 34 straight days without any community transmission as of 6pm on the day.

  • Young physicians engage in voluntary activities following Uncle Ho’s Teachings

    Updated at 08:48:00 05/19/2020 (Views: 55)

    BTO - The provincial Vietnam Youth Federation on May 16 launched a campaign themed “Young physicians follow Uncle Ho’s teachings, do voluntary work for the community”, with the participation of young medical workers from An Phuoc Hospital.

  • Vietnam goes four weeks without new COVID-19 community infections

    Updated at 10:45:41 05/14/2020 (Views: 56)

    Vietnam reported no new COVID-19 cases on May 14 morning, marking it four weeks in a row without any community transmissions, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

  • Three weeks pass without new COVID-19 infections in community

    Updated at 10:19:52 05/07/2020 (Views: 112)

    Vietnam hasn’t recorded any new COVID-19 infections in the community for 21 straight days, and the number of cases still stands at 271, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said on May 7 morning.

  • COVID-19 case number stays unchanged, one more positive again

    Updated at 10:38:46 04/29/2020 (Views: 163)

    There are no new COVID-19 cases reported in Vietnam overnight by April 29 morning, keeping the total at 270 and marking the 13th straight day without patients infected with the novel coronavirus in the community.

  • WHO, UK certify Vietnam’s COVID-19 test kit

    Updated at 10:34:01 04/27/2020 (Views: 175)

    The World Health Organisation (WHO)'s medical product evaluation agency has sent a letter informing the certification of the SARS-CoV-2 testing kit LightPower iVA SARS-CoV-2 1st RT-rPCR , which was jointly produced by Vietnam Military Medical University and Viet A Company.

  • No new COVID-19 infections in community for 11 consecutive days

    Updated at 10:30:02 04/27/2020 (Views: 167)

    As of 6am on April 27 there was no new infection of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in Vietnam, marking the 11th day in a row the country has seen no new COVID-19 cases through community infection, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said.

  • No new COVID-19 case reported over last week

    Updated at 15:59:40 04/23/2020 (Views: 215)

    Viet Nam has gone a week without new a COVID-19 infection case, keeping the nation’s patient tally at 268, the Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said Thursday morning.

  • Binh Thuan now has 2 labs capable of testing Covid-19

    Updated at 10:40:01 04/23/2020 (Views: 219)

    BTO- The provincial Centre for Disease Control (Binh Thuan CDC) has officially put a SARS-CoV-2 testing laboratory (with Realtime-PCR technique) into operation, with the maximum capacity of 100 samples a day.

  • Made-in-VN COVID-19 test kit obtains CE marking

    Updated at 15:57:44 04/22/2020 (Views: 224)

    Phan Quoc Viet, Director of the Viet A Technology Joint Stock Company, said on April 21 that the made-in-Viet Nam COVID-19 test kit, co-developed by the company and the Military Medical Academy, has been certified as meeting European standards by the United Kingdom, whilst obtaining a Certificate of Free Sale (CFS) in Europe.

  • Binh Thuan: 17 medical workers return home after successful treatment for Covid-19 patients

    Updated at 14:07:31 04/20/2020 (Views: 233)

    BTO-  17 healthcare employees (including doctors and nurses) from the Infection department of Binh Thuan General Hospital on April 19 finished their 14-day isolation and returned home after 2 months staying in the hospital  to cure  Covid-19 patients.

  • Vietnam records no new COVID-19 cases over past two days

    Updated at 11:07:33 04/18/2020 (Views: 244)

    No new COVID-19 infection cases have been detected in Vietnam over the past two days.

  • Viet Nam has 21 more recovered COVID-19 patients, total at 198

    Updated at 15:34:23 04/17/2020 (Views: 249)

    Twenty-one Vietnamese patients with COVID-19 have recovered and were discharged from three treatment facilities across the country on April 17.

  • No new COVID-19 cases reported on Friday morning

    Updated at 10:23:22 04/17/2020 (Views: 253)

    There were no new cases of COVID-19 reported overnight in Việt Nam of Friday, meaning the total amount nationwide remains at 268.

  • The war on COVID-19 is still to come

    Updated at 09:54:05 04/15/2020 (Views: 296)

    According to experts, COVID-19 is an unprecedented epidemic with rapid escalation. Within only four months, it has infected more than 1.5 million people across 212 countries and territories worldwide, claiming the lives of nearly 110,000 people.

  • Vietnam records no new COVID-19 cases on April 11 morning

    Updated at 09:38:06 04/11/2020 (Views: 281)

    No new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Vietnam in the past 12 hours, said the Ministry of Health on April 11 morning. The total amount of people who have been infected with the coronavirus remains at 257, and more than half of them made a full recovery.

  • Binh Thuan: Two last Covid-19 patients discharged from hospital

    Updated at 14:09:43 04/10/2020 (Views: 307)

    BTO –2 final Covid-19 patients in Binh Thuan have fully recovered and been discharged from the hospital on Friday morning (April 10th) after testing negative three diferent times with Sars-CoV-2, according to Doctor Nguyen Quoc Viet – Director of Binh Thuan Health Department.

  • Two more COVID-19 patients declared fully recovered, total at 128

    Updated at 15:58:04 04/09/2020 (Views: 293)

    Two more COVID-19 patients have fully recovered, bringing the total number of recoveries in Vietnam to 128, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.

  • Four more COVID-19 patients fully recover

    Updated at 16:47:12 04/06/2020 (Views: 321)

    Four more COVID-19 patients in Vietnam were declared on April 6 to have fully recovered, bringing the total number of such cases to 95.

  • One more COVID-19 patient discharged from hospital

    Updated at 09:06:38 04/06/2020 (Views: 317)

    A 66-year-old British man, the 57th COVID-19 patient recorded in Vietnam, was discharged from a hospital in the central province of Quang Nam on April 5 after 21 days of treatment.