Thang Long - Hanoi

Government resolves to achieve 75 pct health insurance coverage
04/03/2015 | 20:18:00
The Vietnamese Government looks to achieve 75 percent health insurance coverage in 2015 and 80 percent by 2020, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said on March 4.
Health minister first to use Facebook
The Minister for Health, Nguyen Thi Kim Tien, has become the first minister to make public her official fan page on Facebook.
Healthcare sector awarded Independence Order
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.
Environment police join illegal poultry trade fight
20/02/2014 | 20:50:09
The environment police nationwide will lend a hand in preventing the dangerous avian influenza currently striking other nations entering the country.
Abattoirs cause concern in fight against bird flu
20/02/2014 | 17:02:48
The management of food markets and abattoirs in the northern border province of Quang Ninh was tabled at a meeting on February 20 in a bid to prevent outbreaks of avian influenza.
Border localities urged to contain bird flu spread
19/02/2014 | 21:04:15
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat has ordered localities nationwide, especially those in the northern border area, to intensify prevention measures against avian influenza strands H5N1 and H7N9, which are likely to spread in the coming time.
Project helps improve maternal, child health in ethnic regions
19/02/2014 | 20:53:50
More than 144,000 women and children in several mountainous provinces have adopted healthier lifestyles over the past two years thanks to a project funded by the Atlantic Philanthropies.
Vietnam now can produce diarrhea vaccine: official
19/02/2014 | 11:28:42
Vietnam has become the fourth country in the world and the second in Southeast Asia to be able to produce an anti-diarrhea vaccine for children.
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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