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Workshop on methadone maintenance treatment
21/11/2014 | 09:20:01
Only 22,000 patients from 38 cities and provinces received methadone maintenance treatment by November 15, 2014, Nguyen Hoang Long, head of the Ministry of Health’s HIV/AIDS Prevention Department said in a workshop on the implementation of methadone maintenance treatment in Hanoi on November 20.
Health ministry warns risk of A/H5N8 virus spread in poultry
The Ministry of Health recommends the public to strictly follow precautionary measures in order to prevent the A/H5N8 bird flu strain, which currently occurs in poultry in several European and Asian countries, from infecting humans.
Hue Hospital celebrates 200 successful kidney transplants
The Hue Central Hospital in the central province of Thua Thien Hue held a ceremony on November 17 to mark 200 successful kidney transplant cases conducted by its experts and to honor the voluntary kidney donors.
Quinvaxem use to be resumed nationwide
08/11/2013 | 11:09:14
The use of the five-in-one Quinvaxem vaccine for children will be resumed in all localities nationwide in November as it has proven to be safe.
Food security for Southeast Asia on the menu
07/11/2013 | 13:58:02
About 60 international and domestic decision makers and researchers have debated how to build scenarios for food security, environment and livelihoods for Southeast Asia by 2050.
Int’l workshop discusses reproductive medicine
07/11/2013 | 11:32:16
Vietnamese and foreign experts and doctors gathered at an international workshop in Hanoi on November 6 to share experience and update latest advances in reproductive medicine.
Tien Giang announces A/H5N1 flu on poultry
06/11/2013 | 21:35:00
The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang on November 6 announced the presence of the H5N1 virus on poultry flocks in Tan Phu Dong district.
Quinvaxem vaccine to be reused in HCM City
06/11/2013 | 16:58:02
Ho Chi Minh City will resume the use of the five-in-one Quinvaxem vaccine from November 11 until the end of January, 2014 after it was declared to be safe.
Citizen Identification, Civil Status Laws passed
NA deputies passed the Law on Citizen Identification and the Law on Civil Status on Nov. 20.
PM responds to NA deputies’ queries
The PM laid out measures to deal with public debt in his address to lawmakers in Hanoi on Nov. 19.
Shrimp exports to hit 3.8 billion USD this year
Shrimp export turnover is forecast to hit 3.8 billion USD this year.
Vietnam, Russia hold 7th strategic dialogue
The 7th annual VN-Russia Strategic Dialogue on Diplomacy-Defence-Security took place in HCM City on Nov. 15.
NA announces votes of confidence results
All 50 officials holding positions elected or approved by the NA passed the vote of confidence on Nov. 15.
Vietnam backs APEC development agenda
Vietnam fully supports the measures required to fulfil the Bali commitments and Bogor goals.
Regional minimum wages to increase
Region-based monthly minimum wages in VN will be increased by 15 pct from January 1, 2015.
PM, four ministers to be questioned
The PM and four ministers will go before the National Assembly its the on-going eighth session.
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