Pupils and students are out of schools until May 3. (Illustrative photo:SGGP)

HCMC continues allowing students out of schools until May 3

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee allowed pupils and students at pre-primary, primary, secondary, high-schools, universities and vocational schools to temporarily continue being out of school until May 3 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. 
Students of Phan Chau Trinh High School in Da Nang City are standing in line to have their temperature checked. (Photo: VNA)

Students in Vietnam back to school after long break due to Covid-19

Students of high schools, centers for continuing education, and vocational schools in the Mekong Delta and many central provinces yesterday came back to school after the longest Tet holiday ever due to the unexpected outbreak of Covid-19.

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam (standing) at the meeting on February 14 (Photo: VNA)

COVID-19: Deputy PM orders safety for students after returning to schools

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has asked the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) to ensure health and absolute safety for students when they return to schools after a break due to the outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).