The Hanoitimes – Violators of quarantine measures, failure to declare health status or activities that aid escaping or avoiding quarantine would be severely punished.
The Vietnamese government has decided to temporarily suspend entry of all foreigners from March 22 due to swift and complicated developments of the Covid-19 pandemic.
|Immigration officers on duty at Noi Bai International Airport on March 13. Photo: Ba Do/VnExpress|
The decision has been made after a growing number of coronavirus infections in the country in recent days have mostly originated from Vietnamese and foreign visitors coming from European countries, mostly the UK and France.