BY KATHY KATELLA March 9, 2021. He received treatment for it and was subsequently discharged on 17 April after testing four times negative from coronavirus. The patient, a Muslim from the Cham minority, had participated in the Tablighi Jamaat in Sri Petaling mosque, Malaysia, where he got infected before returning to Vietnam and attended the Jamiul Muslimin Mosque in Ho Chi Minh City before returning home in Ninh Thun. In the afternoon of 24 July, the man suspected of being infected with COVID-19 was suffering from acute and severe pneumonia and had to be supported by ECMO. HANOI, July 23 (Reuters) - Vietnam will extend a lockdown in Ho Chi Minh City until Aug. 1 and impose stricter restrictions in the capital Hanoi from Saturday, as the Southeast Asian country. He had been quarantined for 14 days in Nng and tested negative for coronavirus three times before completing quarantine. "Ho Chi Minh City has 1.6 million workers; if the disease is not well controlled, it will cause a health crisis," Minister Long emphasized. , On 29 January, the Ministry of Health established 40 mobile emergency response teams, on stand-by to assist affected locations, for quarantining, disinfecting, and transporting patients or suspected patients.  In response, all public transportation including flights cannot enter or leave northern Quang Ninh Province from 06:00, 28 January; while Hai Duong commenced province-wide social distancing measures six hours later. Vietnam's Covid-19 hotspot Ho Chi Minh City has twice extended its lockdown, hitting manufacturers trying to export items such as clothing; An economist said the fourth wave is more devastating . 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The first wave of the COVID-19 started in Vietnam (lasts for 85 days, from January 23 to April 16, 2020, included 100 community cases) with the original virus strain from Wuhan (China), and no deaths were reported. , On 28 January, Vietnam Ministry of Health confirmed two community cases of COVID-19 in Hi Dng and Qung Ninh. Binh Duong has a population of 2.5 million and is one of the largest industrial centers in the Southern Region with nearly 50,000 businesses and more than 1.2 million employees. These cases came from small clusters, such as the one at the Hc Mn mechanical workshop, the Ehome apartment building, and the residential area in Th c, recently discovered in the community. In Ho Chi Minh City, after 4 months of applying strict "social distancing" measures to curb the pandemic, the city eased restrictions from the evening of 30 September 2021. Total Coronavirus Cases Total Cases (Linear Scale) Feb 15, 2020 Nov 11, 2020 Aug 08, 2021 May 05, 2022 Jan 30, 2023 Apr 09, 2020 Jun 02, 2020 Jul 26, 2020 Sep 18, 2020 Jan 04, 2021 Feb 27, 2021 Apr 22, 2021 Jun 15, 2021 Oct 01, 2021 Nov 24, 2021 Jan 17, 2022 Mar 12, 2022 Jun 28, 2022 Aug .  On 24 January, Acting Minister of Health V c am ordered the activation of the Emergency Epidemic Prevention Centre. He was driven to a border gate in southern Vietnam two days ago then to Ho Chi Minh City, then got on a different bus to Vinh Long. Throughout the pandemic, Bnh Dng detected 46 clusters, mostly from the infection chain in Ho Chi Minh City with the Delta variant. This case is a 29-year-old tour guide in Hanoi, who had contact with patient number 24 during a trip to Ninh Binh.  The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) have prepared detailed plans for resuming commercial flights to six Asian destinations such as Seoul, Guangzhou, Tokyo and Taipei from 15 September with around 5,000 foreign passengers scheduled to arrive in Vietnam per week.  Authorities fear the cross-border transmission via illegal entrants will trigger a fourth wave in Vietnam. In some localities, the epidemic was spread by long-distance drivers. Five family members picked him up by car and returned to Ha Long were subsequently quarantined and had their samples taken. Vietnamese and Chinese border forces have set up nine joint teams to prevent cross-border crimes and illegal immigration.. Pages for logged out editors learn more. After one week, the cluster number of cases in here increased to 40. V sao B Y t cng b ca t vong, ca nhim chm hn a phng?  Just 2 hours later, the Vietnamese Ministry of Health confirmed 2 more cases (#19-#20) in Hanoi, both related to the 17th case. , Bnh Dng cluster: Since the fourth wave of COVID-19 broke out, the total of cases in this local is over 16,000 (11% of total cases in Vietnam), mainly in hostels, companies and industrial parks. Four waves of the COVID-19 pandemic of Vietnam. In ng Nai province, as of 15 October, about 82% of businesses have resumed operations. , On 29 November, the Ministry of Health recorded a newly confirmed case of COVID-19 known as patient 1342, he was a 28-year-old male Vietnam Airlines flight attendant who returned to Vietnam from Japan on 14 November. Vietnam reported just 1,500 cases of COVID-19 during the whole of 2020, and was the only nation in Southeast Asia to record positive growth for the year. During the three days from 22 to 25 May, the medical authorities has focused on large-scale testing in high-risk areas, so the number of COVID-19 cases increased very quickly. This outbreak started in Hai Duong from a person who was found positive after entering Japan, and the true source of the infection is unknown. , Later on 4 February, the 10th case was identified. A 42-year-old female met and greeted with the case No.  However, quarantine measures continue to be imposed until further notice. 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The outbreak in here and related restrictions on movement have impacted its manufacturing-led economy, forcing the closure of factories. He did not make a prediction about the epidemic in Ho Chi Minh City because of "many variables" and "the situation depends a lot on the implementation of epidemic prevention measures". , From mid-October through December 2021, Ho Chi Minh City began to close its field hospitals. , On 7 February, Vietnam confirmed their 13th case, a 29-year-old worker, a member of the same training crew as the 5 previously confirmed cases (case #3,4,5,8,9). Timeline of UK government coronavirus lockdowns and restrictions. , On 31 July, Vietnam confirmed 82 new cases, including 45 cases in Da Nang, 20 cases in Hanoi, 8 cases in Quang Nam Province, 6 cases in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province, and 3 cases in Ho Chi Minh City.  Later this day, 9 more cases was announced, with 4 cases in Qung Ninh, 2 cases in Lo Cai, 2 cases in Nng and 1 case in Tha Thin Hu. The hotel where he and his family had stayed has been temporarily locked down while authorities also disinfected the nearby restaurant and car in which they traveled. , On 30 November, the Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control (HCDC) announced one case tested positive for COVID-19, a 63-year-old female in Hc Mn District (mother of patient 1342), without confirming the case. On the evening of 1 September, they began to evacuate people from the area. City health officials quarantined 343 close contacts and tested them; all the tests were negative. On 23 June, the patient showed signs of fever and fatigue.  As the epidemic has spread to many provinces in Vietnam, many outbreaks are occurring in many localities at the same time, making it "nearly impossible" to trace and cut the chain of infection. The next day, she was sampled and tested positive for SARS-CoV-2. , On 2 September, District 7 and C Chi District declared that the epidemic in here was under control. Authorities are investigating whether this case related to the previously discovered patient in Da Nang one day earlier. According to the reports of the Ministry of Health, Yn Bi and its related clusters are basically under controlled. Through testing, 75 more positive cases were found, most of them were workers in the same factory with her. This is the second time Ho Chi Minh City cancelled the fireworks to ensure safety from COVID-19. , On 14 January, two Chinese tourists with fever symptoms from Wuhan were quarantined by the authorities and placed under observation after they landed at Da Nang International Airport. , On 25 February, the 16th was released from the hospital after being tested negative from the COVID-19, temporarily made Vietnam cleared from COVID-19 outbreak. After tracing, infected cases were found scattered in all communes and towns. , On 29 August, Prime Minister Phm Minh Chnh stated that Vietnam might have to live with the virus and could not rely on indefinite closures and quarantines. From January 2021, foreigners will not be allowed to enter Vietnam to ensure safety for the major political event of the country, the 13th National Congress of the Communist Party. Full genome sequencing of the case revealed variant VOC 202012/01 that was reported from the UK, it was also discovered that this strain also had the D614G mutation, which is believed to spread rapidly in Da Nang 45 months ago.  Within the night, the government proceeded to track and isolate roughly 200 people who either had close contact, lived on the same street, or had been on the same flight VN0054 from London as patient No. The hospital imposed lockdown all of its medical staff, workers, patients and their relatives at three facilities. All ten cases (#21-#30) were foreigners tracked from the same flight into Vietnam with case No.  On the same day, Nng officially allowed the services industry to reopen, with restaurants and bars re-opening after nearly half a year of closure. The second is from "patient 16052" in ng Ha town and the third is from "patient 15541" who used to be treated in H Ch Minh City. The number of COVID-19 cases connected with this outbreak was 238, including: 90 cases at the hospital and 148 people in community.. Clusters have been found in industrial parks in Bac Giang province and then in at least ten major hospitals in the country.  In addition, gene sequencing results show that the SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant is the dominant variant in this wave, especially among cases in central and southern localities of Vietnam. , In addition to distancing and blockade measures, the city has increased testing in order to track down unidentified cases in the community. After nine days, the disease in here had spread to seven districts in Nng. A man living in an area under lockdown receives food through a barricade during the COVID-19 pandemic in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam July 20, 2021 [File: Reuters] By Govi Snell Published On 7 Sep . Under control, no new case reported for a long period of time. The lockdown order includes the Mekong Delta and Ho Chi Minh City metropolis, the country's financial and economic hub with over 35 million people nearly a third of Vietnam's population. Passengers must provide COVID-19 negative certificate issued by the host country within three days before boarding. The number of isolators concentrated in the province is 303 people. According to the Ministry of Health, the majority of deaths are people with underlying diseases and the elderly, of which 85% have not been vaccinated. , Deputy Minister of Health Nguyn Trng Sn said just on 25 May, the number of COVID-19 cases recorded in Bc Giang was 375, three times higher than the previous record of the province's number of cases. Nearly 5,000 of them are from Vietnam's largest metropolis, southern Ho Chi Minh City, which has also extended its lockdown until Aug. 1. After 24 June, from nearly 30 cases a day, the rate of infections skyrocketing. The police arrested three people, including two Vietnamese nationals and one Chinese national for "organizing illegal entry into Vietnam" after they found that dozens of Chinese nationals were illegally crossing the border. HANOI, Vietnam (AP) Vietnam put its entire southern region in a two-week lockdown starting midnight Sunday, as confirmed COVID-19 cases exceeded 3,000 for the third day in a row. Vietnamese authorities are still unable to explain why she has this variant since she has never had contact with people infected with COVID-19. 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