The Ministry of Health confirmed new case of community transmissions of COVID-19 after close to two months of transmission-free period.
Mass testing and other preventive measures are carried out in northern provinces of Hai Duong and Quang Ninh where the community transmissions started.
Those who are found to be in close contact with the confirmed cases are required to be quarantined for 21 days instead of the usual 14 days. Strict measures are carried out as the variant COVID-19 strain discovered in UK was detected in the confirmed case.
Ministry of Health issued order to test samples of food packaging as a precautionary measure
As domestic situation stabilises, the government is taking preventive measures to avoid any resurgence.
On 24 November, the Ministry of Health issued Directive No. 24 on the strengthening of strict implementation of measures to prevent and control COVID-19.
Government continues implementation of digital transformations.