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Improved access to medical services in the Central Highlands
27/01/2015 | 10:25:08
The Ministry of Health launched Phase II of a project to improve healthcare access in the Central Highlands for a number of ethnic minority groups on January 26.
Poor OVs, Cambodians get free medical check-ups
The Association of Vietnamese in Cambodia, the Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs (COVA)’s HCM City branch and Pham Ngoc Thach University of Medicine on January 24 provided free medical check-ups and gifts for 500 poor OVs and Cambodian people living in Phnom Penh.
Animal health sector works to avert epidemics this year A key task of the animal health sector this year is to avert disease epidemics among livestock, poultry and aquatic products, especially bird flu, blue-ear, foot-and-mouth, and other animal-to-human diseases, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Vu Van Tam announced at a conference reviewing the Department of Animal Health’s 2014 performance and determining its tasks for 2015 in Hanoi on January 23.
Orbis funds eye care projects in central Vietnam
03/01/2015 | 17:23:00
Orbis flying eye hospital is among projects on eye care funded the non-governmental organisation in the central province of Thua Thien Hue Bệnh viện Bay Orbis phẫu thuật mắt miễn phí cho 150 bệnh nhân tại Đà Nẵng.
Free medical campaign brings joy to the poor in Hanoi
29/12/2014 | 11:29:00
Hanoi’s health sector is carrying a campaign providing gratis medical checkups and treatment for the old and poor living across the capital city until the end of February 2015.
Vietnam to export cholera vaccine
27/12/2014 | 19:34:00
As many as 10,000 doses of oral cholera vaccine manufactured by the Company for Vaccine and Biological Production No1 (VABIOTECH) under the Ministry of Health (MoH) will be shipped to the Philippines, according to the company’s Director Do Tuan Dat.
Vietnam steps up early ARV treatment for HIV patients
27/12/2014 | 16:15:55
Vietnam’s health sector will spread the antiretroviral (ARV) treatment to cover early-stage HIV carriers, raising the number of the benefited to 105,000 in 2015.
National project helps prevent respiratory diseases
25/12/2014 | 15:57:00
A national project on bronchial asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) implemented in 30 provinces and cities across the country in 2014 has helped spread knowledge about the diseases in the community, it was reported at a conference in Hanoi on December 25.
Deputy PM at WEF 2015
Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh attended several key sessions during the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos.
VN, US hold 7th political, defence dialogue
The 7th VN-US Political, Security and Defence Dialogue took place in Hanoi on January 22-23.
Vatican Cardinal visits Vietnam
Vatican Cardinal Fernando Filoni's visit is hoped to help him understand more about VN's religious policies.
VN, Uruguay top legislators hold talks
NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung held talks with his Uruguayan counterpart Anibal Pereyra in Hanoi on Jan. 19.
Work begins on Phan Thiet airport
A ground-breaking ceremony was held on January 18 for Phan Thiet airport in Binh Thuan province.
Vietnam, India hold ninth defence dialogue
The ninth Vietnam-India defence dialogue was held in New Delhi on January 16.
Party Central Committee wraps up 10th meeting
The Party Central Committee wrapped up its 10th meeting in Hanoi on January 12.
Long Bien Bridge in need of work
Vietnam Railway Corporation has proposed the transport ministry renovate 112-year-old Long Bien Bridge.
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