On October 30th, Da Nang People’s Committee issued Plan No. 188/KH-UBND on providing COVID-19 vaccines to children over 12.
Accordingly, all eligible children over 12 residing in Da Nang, including foreigners and overseas Vietnamese, will be offered a COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccination program is planned to take place from November to December with older children receiving the vaccine before younger age groups.
The Asia-Pacific City Summit 2021 (APCS2021) was held completely online in Fukuoka, Japan from October 26-27 with the participation of leaders from 28 cities in 14 countries in the region. Chairman of Da Nang City People's Committee Le Trung Chinh attended the opening session and Vice Chairman of Da Nang City People's Committee Tran Phuoc Son attended and made a speech at the parallel session: "Sustainable Tourism in the New Era".
With the goal of putting people's health and lives above and first, the Vietnamese Government has been drastically carrying out the vaccine strategy, in which vaccine diplomacy is considered as a spearhead.
Due to the complicated situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic recently, especially as Da Nang has reported locally transmitted cases, in order to timely prevent an outbreak and effectively carry out prevention measures, the Da Nang Department of Foreign Affairs would like to inform foreign organisations and individuals of several measures applied from 00.00 4th May 2021 in the city as follows: