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Anti-measles inspection intensified
18/04/2014 | 16:43:25
The Health Ministry said on April 18 that it has set up five inspection teams to scrutinise measles treatment and prevention in the country’s two major cities of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh, with the aim to reduce deaths caused by the disease.
Hanoi hospitals equipped to combat measles
The Ministry of Public Health will provide 12 medical ventilators for three hospitals in Hanoi in the face of measles outbreak that has claimed 25 lives so far, mostly in children aged below 10 years.
PM orders drastic measures against widespread measles
The Prime Minister has urged ministries and local authorities nationwide to intensify measures against measles, in a notice issued on April 16.
District hospitals provide 40 percent of health care services
01/04/2014 | 11:14:13
District-level hospitals in Vietnam now provide about 40 percent of check-up, treatment and other health care services, heard a recent seminar in the northern province of Nam Dinh.
Bird flu awareness campaign unveiled
31/03/2014 | 10:57:47
A communication campaign against the spread of AH5N1 and AH7N9 strains of bird flu to humans was opened by the Ministry of Health in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on March 28.
HCM City doctors provide free check-ups in Cambodia
31/03/2014 | 10:48:34
A group of more than 40 voluntary nurses and doctors from Ho Chi Minh City has provided free medical checkups and treatments for over 1,000 overseas Vietnamese and poor people in Cambodia’s Koh Kong province.
Yen Bai supported in upgrading health care system
28/03/2014 | 19:57:42
A working team from the Atlantic Philanthropies (AP) in Vietnam – an organisation supporting people in accessing health care services – toured the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai to inspect the first phase of a project upgrading the local health care system.
Free medical check-ups for Nam Dinh deaf children
28/03/2014 | 16:03:05
Around 11,000 hearing-impaired children in the northern city of Nam Dinh received free health check-ups on March 28.
Localities urged to work harder against measles
Local healthcare departments have been urged to keep a close eye on measles.
Hue Festival offers feast of traditional music
The Hue Festival offered visitors a feast of traditional music in the evening of April 16.
Deputy PM undertakes productive UK visit
Vietnam and the UK have committed to fostering trade and investment cooperation.
Thua Thien-Hue full of festive atmosphere
Hue is in a festive atmosphere as numerous activities are being held as part of the 2014 Hue Festival.
Hanoi plans monorail system
Hanoi is planning to build a monorail system to ease its traffic congestion.
Vietnam, Australia deal with UXO consequences
Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh is on a working visit to Australia from April 7-12.
VN stresses peaceful, stable environment for future Asia
Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam addressed the opening session of Boao Forum in China.
Khmer people gather ahead of festival
Get-togethers were held for Khmer people ahead of their traditional Chol Chnam Thmay festival.
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