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Ho Chi Minh City COVID-19 Restrictions Extended (September 15, 2021)
September 15, 2021

U.S. Mission Vietnam
Message for U.S. Citizens
September 15, 2021

Ho Chi Minh City authorities announced the extension of the current COVID-19 movement restrictions until at least October 1, 2021.

Ho Chi Minh City authorities also announced a hotline that can be used for COVID-19 related assistance.  The hotline number is 1022, extension 2.

In the coming weeks conditions will vary throughout different districts and wards in Ho Chi Minh City.  U.S. citizens are advised to monitor local news outlets and observe changes in local behavior as well as to consult with their landlords, employers, and local authorities for guidance on current conditions in their ward or district.

Please see the U.S. Mission in Vietnam’s COVID-19 Information Page for additional information regarding the COVID-19 situation in the country.

The U.S. Mission in Vietnam reminds all U.S. citizens that they are subject to local laws and regulations while visiting or living in Vietnam.  We advise U.S. citizens to comply with the Government of Vietnam’s testing and quarantine requirements.

U.S. citizens should refrain from gathering in large groups and monitor local news and government restrictions to avoid travel disruptions.  Government of Vietnam regulations regarding business operations, quarantine, movement, and travel restrictions in all parts of Vietnam can change with little notice.

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