Above 25 million people receive vaccine passports

Above 25 million people receive vaccine passports

Mr. Nguyen Ba Hung, Deputy Director of the Health Data Center, Information Technology Department under the Ministry of Health, on May 26, said that, so far, more than 25 million people across the country had had vaccine passports. However, through actual inspection in some localities, after more than a month, the cleaning of vaccination data and verification of the vaccine passport are implemented slowly, not ensuring the progress.
Covid-19 cases continue to decrease, recoveries reach 1,090 on May 2

Covid-19 cases continue to decrease, recoveries reach 1,090 on May 2

On the evening of May 2, the country recorded 3,123 new cases of Covid-19 infections, including one from a foreign country and 3,122 domestically-transmitted cases, down 595 cases compared to the previous day in 53 provinces and cities. At the same time, additional 1,090 people recovered from Covid-19 disease and two deaths were reported.
Businesses advocate proposal of letting asymptomatic F0s, F1s go to work

Businesses advocate proposal of letting asymptomatic F0s, F1s go to work

Many enterprises now believe that F0s and F1s can go to work to help employees feel comfortable and help enterprises have enough workers to maintain production and business activities. The fact that F0s and F1s keep working is also appropriate in the context of fully reopening from March 15 and heading to consider Covid-19 as an endemic disease.
Central region in short supply of Covid-19 rapid test kits

Central region in short supply of Covid-19 rapid test kits

In recent days, the Central provinces have continuously recorded a high number of Covid-19 cases in the community, with more than 1,000 community transmissions per day in some provinces. Therefore, the demand for rapid testing has surged drastically, leading to a scarcity of rapid test kits in some localities, such as Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, and Binh Dinh provinces, or even out of stock in some places.
Monastery in Go Vap under temporary lockdown due to new Covid-19 cluster

Monastery in Go Vap under temporary lockdown due to new Covid-19 cluster

The Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control (HCDC), on February 20, informed that it had just detected a new cluster of Covid-19 cases at a monastery in Go Vap District. The health sector quickly implemented infection control measures, notifying students for epidemiological investigation and testing.
HCMC ready to welcome back int’l visitors

HCMC ready to welcome back int’l visitors

After the Government and the Prime Minister approved HCMC’s pilot plan on receiving international vaccinated visitors to the city, the municipal Department of Tourism has submitted a plan to receive foreign travelers in two phases to the city’s authorities, said Head of the Travel Division under the HCMC Department of Tourism Nguyen Viet Anh at the HCMC Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control’s conference on February 17.