The Vietnamese Ministry of Health’s Drug Administration has asked local pharmaceutical firms to focus on researching medicines and vaccines for the treatment and prevention of monkeypox.

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Additional 2,367 more Covid-19 infections reported on Thursday

The Vietnamese Ministry of Health on Thursday reported an additional 2,367 Covid-19 infections, raising the country's total tally to over 11 million.

Petrol prices further down

Fuel prices were reduced in the latest review on August 11 by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance, the fifth consecutive time and the fourth significant drop.

Haiphong buffalo fighting festival resumed after pandemic

The northern city of Haiphong has decided to resume the Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival after a long suspension due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Storm Mulan weakens, causing heavy rains in northern region

Storm Mulan weakened into a tropical depression after entering the Gulf of Tonkin on the evening of August 10, bringing heavy rain to many areas in northern Vietnam.

New pre-flight demo video by national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines.