To promptly eliminate the latest Covid-19 outbreak, the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh city decides to implement social distancing citywide for 15 days starting from 00:00 May 31st, 2021 according to Directive No. 15/CT-TTg dated March 27th, 2020, especially, do not form groups of more than 05 people in public places.
For Go Vap District and Thanh Loc Ward of District 12: implement quarantine according to the Prime Minister’s Directive No. 16/CT-TTg dated March 31st, 2020 for 15 days starting from 00:00 May 31st, 2021 between families, neighborhoods, wards; workers in factories shall keep a safety distance, wear facemasks, and sanitize the workplace as prescribed; the people are advised to go out only when strictly necessary such as for food or medicines, emergency treatment, work in facilities that are allowed to maintain operation to provides essential goods or services, and in other urgent circumstances; maintain a safety distance of at least 2 m during communication; do not form groups of more than 2 people outside office buildings, schools, hospitals and in public places.
Services providers will continue suspending operation according to HCMC People's Committee's request at Official Dispatch No. 1641/UBND-VX dated May 21, 2021 and Official Dispatch No. 1737/UBND-VX dated May 28, 2021.
In addition, from 00:00 May 31st, 2021, the following facilities will also suspend operation: shopping malls; electric appliance supermarkets; prize-winning electronic game and casino businesses (in hotels); cosmetic treatments in hospitals, polyclinics and specialized clinics.
The identity card issuance and all religious rites and celebrations are also required to be suspended from May 31st, 2021.
Regarding sampling for Covid-19 testing, the City will carry out large-scale testing, prioritizing testing of all workers of export-processing zones, industrial parks and hi-tech parks.
|Published||Vietlaw's Newsletter No. 513|