The Ministry of Health has proposed that the Government consider the suspension of international flights to and from the following countries South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique.
According to the Ministry of Health’s report, Vietnam has put the epidemic under its control nationwide. However, the number of cases in the community tends to increase in many localities across the country due to the pathogen existing in the community; for instance, within the last week, the number of community infections increased in 35 provinces and cities.
On behalf of the Party Committee, government, and people of Ho Chi Minh City, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen said that Party Committee, government, and city dwellers are grateful to the Central Military Commission and the Ministry of National Defense for promptly establishing field hospitals as well as providing help to city dwellers in the fight against the Covid-19 epidemic.
More and more districts in Ho Chi Minh City were successful in putting the coronavirus pandemic under control. Specifically, many districts including Binh Tan, Binh Chanh and Thu Duc City have been asked to declare successful control of the Covid-19 epidemic according to the regulations of the Ministry of Health.
Nguoi Lam Bao Newspaper under the Vietnam Journalists Association in collaboration with the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), the Vietnam Private Business Association yesterday organized an online forum "The press accompanies businesses to restore production and business, overcome the impact of the pandemic" to mark Vietnam Entrepreneurs' Day on October 13.
Hit by the fourth wave of the Covid-19 epidemic in Vietnam from April 27 to now, Ho Chi Minh City has recorded more than 259,000 cases of Covid-19. Although the city is on the right track in disease control, in the coming time, the city can consider living with the epidemic along with carrying out the dual goal of epidemic prevention and economic development.
According to Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, all residents must overcome all constraints, including mechanisms more than ever, and even thoughts on how to control and stamp out the epidemic as soon as possible, bring back a new normal life so that children can return to schools soon.
The Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 7 held a ceremony to announce it has put the Covid-19 epidemic under control with the participation of Nguyen Van Dung, Vice Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People's Council.