Students in Vietnamese capital city of Hanoi will return to school from today (May 04) after an over three-month break due to the Covid-19 epidemic.
The decision was made by Chairman of Hanoi’s People Committee Nguyen Duc Chung last week.
Specifically, secondary school and high school classes will welcome students back from May 4 while those of kindergarten and elementary schools will return on May 11.
Earlier, Ho Chi Minh City announced that its ninth and 12th graders will return to school on May 4 to finish their second semester before the high school entrance and high school graduation exams respectively in late July and early August, daily newspaper vietnam News reported.
Students in other grades between four and 11 in Ho Chi Minh City will start on May 8, those in grades one to three on May 11, and those in kindergartens and nurseries on May 18 at the latest, Vietnam News Agency agency reported.
No new coronavirus cases or deaths being reported in Vietnam on Monday.
This marked the 18th straight day of no new new community-based in Vietnam.
The latest case reported yesterday is a British expert, who arrived in HCMC this week to work on a project of Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (Petro Vietnam).
He arrived Vietnam on April 28 by a private jet with 12 others. After landing at Tan Son Nhat Airport in HCMC, he and the others were immediately quarantined.