29 November 2021. The Vietnam Ministry of Health informed about the proactive implementation of measures to prevent the new strain (Omicron) of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. In addition to suspension of international flights to and from the following countries South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique; Ministry proposed suspension of issuance of entry permits for passengers to/ from this country.https://www.sggpnews.org.vn/health/vn-proposes-ban-flights-from-s-africa-due-to-omicron-covid19-variant-96069.html