Thang Long - Hanoi

Ministry calls for strong actions against tobacco use harms
30/05/2015 | 16:49:12
The Ministry of Health organised a meeting in Ho Chi Minh City on May 30 in response to World No Tobacco Day (May 31) and the 2015 National No Tobacco Week (from May 25-31), calling for strong actions against tobacco use harms.
Vietnam appeals to UNFPA for help on population policy
President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan asked the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) to support Vietnam on sustainable population development and management.
Vietnam intends to raise health insurance coverage
Vietnam aims to lift the rate of people with health insurance to 75 percent in 2015, the Ministry of Health (MoH) has said.
Conference seeks ways to prevent emerging diseases
12/05/2015 | 18:33:00
The Health Ministry and the World Health Organisation (WHO) jointly held a conference in Hanoi on May 12 to review the Asia-Pacific Strategy for Emerging Diseases (APSED) and the International Health Regulations (IHR) to draw lessons for future operations in the field.
Hanoi to open 500-bed General Hospital
12/05/2015 | 16:20:00
The upgrading of the Transport Hospital to a 500-bed General Hospital has been finished and will be opened to public on May 15, according to the project's management board.
Vietnam sees high rate of thalassemia patients
08/05/2015 | 17:59:00
An estimated 20,000 Vietnamese people are living with thalassemia and require treatment, as heard workshop in Hanoi on May 5.
Diseases on wane in HCM City
08/05/2015 | 16:28:47
Ho Chi Minh City saw a decline in the number of cases of dengue fever, measles, chicken pox, whooping cough, diarrhoea, mumps and Rubella in April compared to the first three months of the year, according to the city's Preventive Health Centre.
Community Health Day organised in Czech Republic
08/05/2015 | 15:46:06
Hundreds of Vietnamese expatriates operating business in the Czech Republic were provided with free medical examinations during the Community Health Day on May 7.
Party chief reiterates importance of ties with US
Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong has reiterated Vietnam’s consistent policy of attaching importance to ties with the US.
NA Chairman welcomes UN Secretary-General
NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung held a reception for UN chief Ban Ki-moon in Hanoi on May 23.
UN chief attends Vietnamese NA’s session
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has hailed the role of the Vietnamese NA.
Hoi An launches tourism promotions
Hoi An ancient town has launched a variety of tourism promotions between May and August.
Revising Accounting Law
The Finance Minister stressed the need to revise the Accounting Law to build a complete legal framework.
Vietnam pours 20 billion USD abroad
Vietnam poured a combined 20 billion USD in new and additional capital abroad as of this April.
Work starts on Samsung complex in HCM City
Work began on a production complex across 70 hectares at a hi-tech zone in HCM City.
President Ho Chi Minh statue unveiled
A 7.2m high bronze statue of President Ho Chi Minh was inaugurated on May 17.
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