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Healthcare sector awarded Independence Order
28/02/2015 | 17:37:00
The health sector has been awarded Independence Order, first class, in recognition of its great contributions to the cause of caring for people’s health as well as comprehensive progresses it has made over the years.
Traditional house inaugurated to honour healthcare staff
Vietnam’s healthcare sector history has been chronicled and featured in a respected space established within the Hanoi University of Pharmacy, which was inaugurated on February 27, marking the 60th ceremony of the Vietnamese Doctors’ Day (February 27, 1955-2015).
Localities urged to enhance disease prevention
The Ministry of Public Health has requested People’s Committees in provinces and cities across the country to intensify disease prevention efforts after the Lunar New Year (Tet) and during the 2015 festival season in response to a recent Government directive.
Health sector warns of H7N9 outbreak in Vietnam
29/01/2015 | 15:21:41
The Ministry of Health’s Preventive Health Department has warned of a high risk of avian influenza A/H7N9 outbreaks in Vietnam.
National human vaccine programme commences
29/01/2015 | 10:29:04
The national human vaccine programme got off the ground with the signing of contracts between the programme office and four vaccine makers at a ceremony in Hanoi on January 28.
Hanoi focuses on maternal and child nutrition
29/01/2015 | 10:13:00
Hanoi’s health sector plans to roll out specific measures to improve maternal and child nutrition in 2015, as part of its efforts to better overall maternal and child healthcare.
Non-communicable diseases on the rise
29/01/2015 | 10:05:00
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as high-blood pressure, pulmonary ailments, asthma, diabetes and cancer, accounts for two-thirds of the total incidence of diseases and health-related deaths in Vietnam.
Medicine imports hit 2 billion USD in 2014
28/01/2015 | 15:36:00
Vietnam imported medicines worth 2 billion USD last year, reflecting a year-on-year increase of 8.3 percent, website reports.
Vietnamese prose’s integration spotlighted at seminar
A seminar themed “Vietnamese prose – Integration and Development” was held in Hanoi on March 3.
Vietnam, UK boost cooperation relations
UK Minister of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office highlighted opportunities for cooperation.
PM presides over monthly government meeting
Improving business climate and national competitive edge is an urgent and key task.
Agro-forestry-fishery exports valued at 1.78 bln USD in February
The revenue fell 1.9 percent from last year's same period.
Festival marks nation’s legendary mother
Phu Tho launched a festival paying homage to Vietnam’s legendary mother Au Co.
Ngoc Hoi–Dong Da Victory celebrated
A festival was held in Hanoi on Feb 23 to mark the 226th anniversary of the Ngoc Hoi–Dong Da Victory.
Vietnam rings in New Year with firework, music
Millions of people across Vietnam took to the streets in jubilant celebrations of the Lunar New Year.
President extends New Year greetings
President Truong Tan Sang extended his best wishes to all Vietnamese people on the eve of Lunar New Year.
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