Việt Nam confirmed a total of 15,707 new COVID-19 patients on Saturday, raising the total number to 2,126,444.
Many zero-đồng mini supermarkets have been opened for the needy and many programmes have been organised to present gifts to special groups across the country with the aim of bringing them a warm Tết (Lunar New Year)
A total of 15,935 new COVID-19 patients were reported in Việt Nam on Friday, raising the total number to 2,110,737.
The Ministry of Health is planning to purchase 21.9 million doses of Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines to give to children aged 5-11 years, with scenarios of surplus vaccines likely and accepted.
Cities and provinces are applying their own varying COVID-19 travel regulations, leaving people planning to visit their hometowns for Tết puzzled.
15,959 new COVID-19 patients were reported in Việt Nam on Wednesday, raising the total number since the start of the pandemic to 2,078,087.