The year 2021 was full of difficulties and challenges for Việt Nam, but the country overcame them with resilience.
According to the health ministry, more than 1.6 million doses were given on Thursday (December 30), bringing the total to more than 150.93 million doses, just six weeks after the country hit the 100 million mark on November 16.
Proactive international cooperation on the sharing of vaccines was emphasised by Việt Nam at a high-level joint discussion held at the 76th United Nations General Assembly in New York, USA on September 22.
The visit to Cuba from September 18-21 and working trip to New York, the US, from September 21-24 by President Nguyễn Xuân Phúc and a high-ranking delegation bear great significance and met all set targets, Foreign Minister Bùi Thanh Sơn told the Vietnam News Agency.
Vietnamese Minister of Foreign Affairs Bùi Thanh Sơn met with his counterparts from Cuba, Thailand, India, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Hungary, and Algeria in New York City on Wednesday.
During the visit of President Nguyễn Xuân Phúc (September 18-20) and his meeting with President of Cuba Miguel Diaz Canel issues of common interest were discussed at length.