Foreign expert working at the first metro line's site

Thousands of foreigners permitted to enter HCMC for work

Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs has raised a proposal to the municipal People’s Committee, regarding the entry of 7,000 foreign experts amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, saying their work is important to local business operation.
The Kim Thanh International Border Gate No. 2 of Lao Cai province on the first day of the suspension (Photo: VNA)

Northern border province suspends entry, exit at auxiliary gates

The High Command of the Border Guards of the northern border province of Lao Cai recently issued a document announcing the suspension of entry and exit at auxiliary gates on the border with China, in an effort to fight the acute respiratory disease caused by the nCoV.