Shares plunge over Delta variant fears

Shares plunge over Delta variant fears

Vietnam’s stock market suffered a steep decline on Monday as market sentiment was pressured by worries about the broader spread of the coronavirus across the country.
World Health Organisation (WHO) Representative in Vietnam Dr. Kidong Park. (Photo: Ministry of Health)

WHO committed to assisting Vietnam in Covid-19 response

World Health Organisation (WHO) Representative in Vietnam Dr. Kidong Park has reaffirmed that WHO stands ready to accompany the Government of Vietnam in Covid-19 response as well as provide Vietnamese health workers with professional training and instructions on how to prevent themselves from contracting the coronavirus disease.
Elderly people, policy beneficiaries prioritized in fifth vaccination drive

Elderly people, policy beneficiaries prioritized in fifth vaccination drive

Vietnam will launch the fifth Covid-19 vaccination drive, with volunteer medical workers, people with chronic diseases, poor people, social policy beneficiaries, employees in the pharmaceutical sector, and foreigners the first to receive shots of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines, said Deputy Director of the HCMC Department of Health Dr. Nguyen Hoai Nam at a press brief yesterday.

Pace of HCMC vaccinations accelerates

Pace of HCMC vaccinations accelerates

Chairman of the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Thanh Phong has decided to establish some teams which conduct the purchase and use of Covid-19 vaccines for the city’s vaccination acceleration.

HCMC sees daily coronavirus cases reduce

HCMC sees daily coronavirus cases reduce

Ho Chi Minh City has seen a decline in coronavirus cases daily, said Director of the city Department of Health Dr. Nguyen Tan Binh at an online briefing on epidemic prevention and control chaired by Vice Chairmen of the municipal People's Committee Ngo Minh Chau and Duong Anh Duc yesterday.