Voters in Cu Chi District have their temperature checked before entering meeting rooms with candidates. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC prepares plans for national election in case of severe Covid-19 outbreak

Ho Chi Minh City is on its way to complete necessary preparation for the upcoming national election, right in the time of the newest unexpected outbreak of Covid-19. SGGP Newspaper conducted an interview with Deputy Director of the HCMC Department of Health Nguyen Huu Hung about alternatives and safety measures to ensure disease prevention for this important election.

Police barricade entrance to Diamond Island as a motorist tries to explain the need to enter (Photo:

Cambodia remains social activities after new COVID-19 outbreak

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on February 22 called on Cambodians nationwide, especially those in Phnom Penh, to intensify preventive measures against the COVID-19 pandemic as the new community infection outbreak was announced.

Two fifth graders in Hong Ngoc Primary School (located in Tan Phu District of HCMC) are taking part in their online learning session at home. (Photo: SGGP)

Free e-learning services for students during Covid-19 outbreak

As the Covid-19 pandemic is becoming more complicated, resulting in a prolonged school break for all students in Vietnam, many schools turn to the e-learning method as a sensible alternative. Network service providers, both international and domestic, are supporting this advanced learning mode by offering various platforms and tools free of charge.

Online applications blooming in Vietnam during Covid-19 outbreak

Online applications blooming in Vietnam during Covid-19 outbreak

Just like other countries, Vietnam encourages its citizens to stay away from crowds as much as possible in this sensitive time of Covid-19 pandemic. That has resulted in the widespread of several online applications in various fields.

 Passengers must wear facemasks at airports (Photo: VTC News)

Passengers must wear facemasks at airports

The Airports Corporation of Vietnam required domestic airports to notify foreign carriers with their flights to Vietnam on the requirement of wearing protective facemasks for passengers when entering the country due to spread of Covid- 19.