said Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang at the ministry’s regular press briefing on February 4.

14-day quarantine continues to be applied on people entering Vietnam: Spokesperson hinh anh 1

Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang 

Amid the complicated developments of COVID-19 recently, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a decree on a number of urgent measures on COVID-19 prevention and control, while the Government Office has released a notification on the PM’s conclusion at a cabinet meeting on the matter, she noted.

 

In the documents, the PM asked authorities of localities to promptly direct the control of the pandemic in a super fast manner, while strengthening efforts to thoroughly extinguish the pandemic, taking samples for large-scale COVID-19 testing, and the strict implementation of the 21-day quarantine policy, said the spokesperson.

As of the beginning of February 4, the number of community infections in Vietnam since January 27 had reached 329, bringing the total number of locally infected patients to 1,022./.VNA

Foreigners who choose Vietnam as their second home

Foreigners who choose Vietnam as their second home

While many Vietnamese find their way to developed countries to make a living, many European and American businesspeople consider Vietnam, particularly Da Lat, a good land. 

S.Korea, Vietnam to allow short-term entry without mandatory quarantine in early 2021

S.Korea, Vietnam to allow short-term entry without mandatory quarantine in early 2021

Prioritized groups of experts, investors and businesspeople from South Korea or Vietnam entering either one of the two countries on short-term visits will not have to undergo concentrated quarantine from January 1 next year,