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Eight COVID-19 vaccines conditionally approved for emergency use in Vietnam
Eight COVID-19 vaccines conditionally approved for emergency use in Vietnam

Vietnam's Health Ministry has conditionally approved eight COVID-19 vaccines for emergency use in the country.

"Fortress" in fighting COVID-19 during enhanced social distancing

The "message 5T" has been recently introduced by the Ministry of Health to curb the spread of COVID-19 during social distancing.

Seven COVID-19 vaccines conditionally approved for emergency use in Vietnam
Seven COVID-19 vaccines conditionally approved for emergency use in Vietnam

Vietnam's Health Ministry has conditionally approved seven COVID-19 vaccines for emergency use in the country.

Covid-19 treatment hospital in Hanoi starts receiving patients from Sept.1
Covid-19 treatment hospital in Hanoi starts receiving patients from Sept.1

A hospital providing treatment for severe and critical COVID-19 patients in Hanoi and northern localities started to receive patients from Sept. 1.

"Digital health passport" key to unlocking border

Vietnam Airlines’ Flight VN310 between Hanoi’s Noi Bai airport and Tokyo’s Narita airport has been the first of the national flag carrier to pilot the application of the IATA Travel Pass.

"Digital health passport" key to unlocking border

Vietnam Airlines’ Flight VN310 between Hanoi’s Noi Bai airport and Tokyo’s Narita airport has been the first of the national flag carrier to pilot the application of the IATA Travel Pass.

Vietnam starts clinical trial of ARCT-154 COVID-19 vaccine
Vietnam starts clinical trial of ARCT-154 COVID-19 vaccine

The Hanoi Medical University has started the first phase of clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccine ARCT-154 with the participation of 100 volunteers.

Vaccine Covivac begins second stage of clinical trials
Vaccine Covivac begins second stage of clinical trials

Vietnam’s second homegrown candidate vaccine Covivac has began the second stage of clinical trials with the screening testing to choose qualified volunteers.

Concentrated quarantine time reduced for fully vaccinated arrivals
Concentrated quarantine time reduced for fully vaccinated arrivals

The Ministry of Health has issued an official letter on the reduction of concentrated quarantine time for people who enter Vietnam and have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (10)
What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (10)

The following are important notes when you get a COVID-19 vaccine.

What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (9)
What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (9)

Serious reactions after Covid-19 vaccination include high fever, widespread of redness, swelling on the arm, high blood pressure, and low blood pressure, among others. After vaccination, if you get serious symptoms, seek immediate medical care by going to a health facility.

What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (8)
What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (8)

Serious reactions after COVID-19 vaccination are rare. After vaccination, if you get serious symptoms, seek immediate medical care by going to a health facility.

What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (7)
What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (7)

You may experience several side effects after receiving a COVID-19 vaccine. Side effects are normal signs that your body is building protection. They should go away in a few days. Some people have no side effects.

What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (6)
What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (6)

You are advised to get personalized health check-ins after getting a COVID-19 vaccine.

What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (5)
What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (5)

You should get consultation from medical staff about types of COVID-19 vaccines you are going to receive and time for the next shot, the possible side effects after receiving a COVID-19 vaccine and treatments and health facilities and hotlines in case of emergency before vaccination.

What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (4)
What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccination (4)

Remember to inform your medical staff of your current health conditions (fever, acute illness), your chronic diseases, your history of allergy and anaphylaxis with any agents, your pregnancy or breastfeeding (for women)....before vaccination.