Today: 22/05/2022 02:48:20 (GMT+7)
THE CENTRAL AGENCY OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF VIETNAM BAC GIANG PROVINCE THE VOICE OF THE PARTY, GOVERNMENT AND PEOPLE OF BAC GIANG PROVINCE

Vietnam, Canada seek quick recognition of vaccine passports

The leaders of Vietnam and Canada have agreed the two countries need to speed up the process for recognizing each other's Covid-19 vaccine passports.

At their meeting Tuesday on the sidelines of the 2021 U.N. Climate Change Conference (COP26) being held in the U.K., Prime Ministers Pham Minh Chinh and Justin Trudeau said the passes could support their countries’ socio-economic recovery amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a press release.

Vietnam, Canada, quick recognition, vaccine passports, Covid-19 vaccine passports, socio-economic recovery

Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh (L) and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau meet in the UK on November 2, 2021.

Chinh told Trudeau that Vietnam has changed its strategy in dealing with Covid, switching to safe adaptation and effectively controlling the outbreak.

In mid-October Vietnam announced that it would accept Covid-19 vaccine passports from 72 countries and territories, and was discussing the issue with 80 others.

Referring to climate change efforts, the Vietnamese leader sought Canadian assistance for effecting institutional reform and with green technology and finance and human resources training for climate change response and innovation.

He hoped to see Canadian businesses increase their investment in Vietnam, especially in the green economy, digital economy and climate change response, he said.

The two sides also shared views on maintaining global peace and stability on the basis of international law, and safeguarding countries' legitimate and lawful interests for peace and common prosperity.

Trudeau stressed the importance of rule of law and promoting a rules-based world order.

Van Don airport welcomes over 300 passengers from France with “vaccine passport”
Van Don International Airport in the northern province of Quang Ninh on September 23 welcomed an international flight carrying 301 passengers from France, who are eligible for the pilot “vaccine passport” programme of the Ministry of Health.
 
"Digital health passport" key to unlocking border
Vietnam Airlines’ Flight VN310 between Hanoi’s Noi Bai airport and Tokyo’s Narita airport has been the first of the national flag carrier to pilot the application of the IATA Travel Pass.
 
Khanh Hoa prepares plans to trial vaccine passport
Khanh Hoa, home to tourist hotspot Nha Trang, plans to trial a program to welcome vaccinated foreign tourists later this year with several restrictions.
 
Pilot vaccine passport program for Phu Quoc nears completion
The tourism ministry is working to complete later this month a pilot Covid-19 vaccine passport program to have foreign tourists back on Phu Quoc Island.
 

Source: VnExpress

Vietnam, Canada, quick recognition, vaccine passports, Covid-19 vaccine passports, socio-economic recovery
 
New comment has just been added. Click here
Sort:NewBest News