News & Events

Do Not Enter the Embassy or Consulate if You are Experiencing Flu-like Symptoms

Due to the recent identification of new COVID-19 cases, PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE EMBASSY OR CONSULATE GENERAL IF YOU HAVE VISITED HAI DUONG, QUANG NINH, OR ANY OTHER OUTBREAK AREAS identified by the Government of Vietnam within the past 21 days. The standard precautions of mask use, hand hygiene, and social distancing remain in ...
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Rise in Attacks on Foreign Women

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Hanoi and U.S. Consulate General Ho Chi Minh City – Rise in Attacks on Foreign Women (March 1, 2021) Location: Vietnam Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Hanoi alerts U.S. citizens to the rise in attacks against foreign women in Hanoi.  Hanoi police are currently investigating attacks on foreign women around the Tay ...
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Allegations of Inappropriate Touching in Hanoi’s Tay Ho Area

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Hanoi – Allegations of Inappropriate Touching in Hanoi’s Tay Ho Area (February 9, 2021) Location: Vietnam Event: The U.S. Embassy Hanoi received reports of women being inappropriately touched by a team of two young men on a motorcycle, with the incidents happening as the men drove past at low speed.   Both young men ...
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COVID-19-related Death in Hanoi

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy and U.S. Consulate General Ho Chi Minh City – COVID-19-related Death in Hanoi (February 14, 2021) Location:  Vietnam  Event:  COVID-19-related Death in Hanoi Vietnamese news is reporting the death of a Japanese citizen who tested positive for COVID-19 in Tay Ho, Hanoi.  The Hanoi Center for Disease Control (CDC) has listed the below ...
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Reports of Extended Quarantine Beyond Fourteen Days

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Hanoi and Consulate General Ho Chi Minh City – Reports of Extended Quarantine Beyond Fourteen Days (February 9, 2021) Location:  Vietnam Event:  U.S. Embassy Hanoi and Consulate General Ho Chi Minh City have received reports of Vietnamese authorities extending quarantine periods for Vietnamese and foreign citizens by up to one or two ...
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Hanoi EducationUSA’s Public Events

All EducationUSA events in March will be conducted virtually unless otherwise specified. Details about our programs and the online sessions will be available on U.S. Embassy Hanoi’s Facebook page and U.S. Consulate General’s Facebook page . Wednesday, March 10, 9:30 – 10:30AM Transferable skills from school to the workplace Speaker: Brittani Riley, Director of Graduate Admission, University of Texas at Tyler As you get ready ...
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