A British man has been jailed for two years by a court in Hà Nội for trafficking drugs.
Another person has died in Việt Nam of COVID-19 related complications, taking the total amount of fatalities to seven.
Ten more people have tested positive for COVID-19, all connected to Đà Nẵng General Hospital.
Religious organisations nationwide have moved to temporarily halt gatherings in the face of the complex developments of the latest COVID-19 outbreak in the central city of Đà Nẵng.
The central province of Quảng Ngãi has reopened its General Hospital after a week under lockdown, the provincial heath department said on Monday.