Vietnam bars two cruise ships as coronavirus infections turn 16

Vietnam has denied two cruise ships permission to dock due to fears of coronavirus infections on board, Vietnamese state media and a cruise operator reported on Friday.


Vietnam confirms second human-to-human coronavirus transmission

Vietnam has reported second case of human-to-human transmission of the new coronavirus inside the country, Ministry of Health said in a statement on weekend.


Vietnam locks down Son Loi commune for 20 days to prevent coronavirus

Officials in Son Loi, near the Vietnamese capital, said on Wednesday that they had sealed off the entire district for 20 days in response to a flare-up of the new coronavirus.