Individuals must be held accountable in COVID-19 response efforts, said Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh during an urgent meeting in Hanoi on April 30 morning after new COVID-19 locally-transmitted cases were founded.
Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong directed all karaoke venues, bars and discotheques to suspend operations from 18:00 on April 30 in a bid to contain the spread of coronavirus.
The Ho Chi Minh City Centre of International Integration Support (CIIS) on September 10 coordinated with the Vietnam International Arbitration Center to organize an online seminar on accompanying with enterprises to respond to risks of the Covid-19 crisis.
Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh and Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Motegi Toshimitsu co-chaired the 13th Mekong - Japan Ministerial Conference on July 9, focusing on promoting cooperation between Mekong countries and Japan in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Economic ministers from ASEAN member nations and the three partners of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (known as ASEAN+3) adopted a joint statement on June 4 on mitigating the economic impact of COVID-19.