More than 1.2 million doses of AstraZeneca vaccines handed over to MoH

More than 1.2 million doses of AstraZeneca vaccines handed over to MoH

A batch of Covid-19 vaccines, including 1,209,400 doses of AstraZeneca, was officially handed over to the Ministry of Health (MoH) by Vietnam Vaccine Joint Stock Company (VNVC) on the morning of August 22. This is the ninth batch of vaccines brought to Vietnam by VNVC on August 19, under the pre-order contract of 30 million doses between VNVC and AstraZeneca.
At batch of vaccines in Vietnam (Photo: VNA)

State, Party leaders seek EU’s vaccine support for Vietnam

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 18 sent a letter to President of the European Council Charles Michel suggesting the European Union (EU) share Covid-19 vaccines to Vietnam, in an effort to step up the vaccine diplomacy strategy.

Vietnam races for vaccination drive

Vietnam races for vaccination drive

Currently, most leading medical forces and doctors in Ho Chi Minh City have been mobilized to be on duty for field hospitals and hospitals for the treatment of severe Covid-19 patients. A large vaccination campaign is underway and the fifth drive will begin soon.