Mr. Phan Van Mai speaks at the appointment event on August 24.

Prime Minister approves new HCMC chairman

The Prime Minister has issued a decision No.1445/QD-TTg on approving the election result to certify Standing Deputy Secretary of the HCMC’s Party Committee Phan Van Mai as Chairman of the People’s Committee of HCMC for the 2021-2026 term.
Strengthened pandemic prevention measures show positive signals

Strengthened pandemic prevention measures show positive signals

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and his delegation had a working session with the authorities of Ho Chi Minh City on the implementation of stricter social distancing and measures to prevent the Covid-19 pandemic in the city on the afternoon of August 26.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh. (Photo: SGGP)

PM directs reduction of procedures for approval of Nanocovax vaccine

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh asked that the Health Ministry direct ways to decrease unnecessary administrative procedures for the approval and use of domestic Covid-19 vaccine Nanocovax, as long as this approval can comply with regulations and authorities.

Samples for Covid-19 testing (Photo: VNA)

Prime Minister requests stricter social distancing

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has asked local authorities, which are imposing social distancing, not to let residents leave their places of residence for another locality after July 31 until the end of social distancing in his latest dispatch.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh attended a meeting with AstraZeneca Corp about vaccine distribution in Vietnam

Prime Minister asks for vaccine aid from AstraZeneca

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has just attended a meeting with representatives of AstraZeneca Corp about the supply of Covid-19 vaccine for Vietnam and the support in domestic vaccine research and manufacturing.

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh chaired the meeting with the Ministry of Science and Technology yesterday (Photo: SGGP)

Scientific research must focus on society’s demands: Prime Minister

The Science & Technology Ministry must play a key role in promoting science-technology development of all ministries, agencies, localities, and appropriate institutions, mechanisms, policies must be introduced to boost this development, said Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh in his meeting with the Ministry of Science & Technology yesterday.