310 Vietnamese citizens return from Malaysia
admin 6-07-2020, 08:59
310 more Vietnamese people from Malaysia were brought back on a repatriation flight which landed at the Can Tho International Airport on Sunday.

310 Vietnamese citizens return from Malaysia

Vietnamese people in Malaysia wait for the flight home on July 5

According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the flight was arranged by authorities of the two countries and the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines.

The passengers include children aged under 18, the elderly, people with illness, pregnant women and workers whose labour contracts had expired.

All the passengers and the flight crew members were sent to quarantine upon arrival in line with regulations on Covid-19 prevention and control.

This is the 34th repatriation flight since April 24, transporting about 9,230 passengers from foreign countries and territories, official data showed.

In the coming days, more flights willbe arranged to repatriate Vietnamese citizens from other virus-hitcountries.