Thang Long - Hanoi

Australian-funded vision project continues to benefit southerners
31/07/2014 | 11:11:00
The Department of Health of the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau on July 30 launched the second phase of an eye care project funded by the Australian Government.
Vietnam-Japan digestive endoscopy centre inaugurated
A Vietnam - Japan digestive endoscopy centre was put into operation at Hanoi ’s Bach Mai Hospital on July 29.
Meeting marks World Hepatitis Day
A meeting was held in Ho Chi Minh City on July 28 in response to World Hepatitis Day, during which a representative from the World Health Organisation released statistics showing that 11 in every 100,000 Vietnamese people are infected with hepatitis virus - a “silent killer”.
Vietnam calls for more Japan’s aid to health sector
15/05/2013 | 16:55:03
Vietnam’s minister of health has called on the Japanese government to continue to give priority to health cooperation in its policy on Official Development Assistance (ODA) for Vietnam.
Experts expect public to be better informed on nutritional issues
15/05/2013 | 11:34:16
Scientific and journalists should improve their relationships to the public can learn more about emerging science on nutrition, food safety and health, experts have said.
Around 100,000 TB cases found yearly in Vietnam
15/05/2013 | 10:06:43
Vietnam is one of the 12 countries having the highest rate of tuberculosis (TB) patients in the world, with about 100,000 new cases are detected a year, according to Health Minister Nguyen Thi Xuyen.
Project helps TB diagnosis improve
14/05/2013 | 20:40:30
The National Tuberculosis Control Programme, the Ministry of Health, and the World Health Organisation on May 14 jointly organised a conference to review the project themed “Coordination in TB management in general hospitals”.
Swallows free of bird flu in Ninh Thuan
14/05/2013 | 16:02:33
The southern central province of Ninh Thuan officially announced on May 13 that swallows raised in Phan Rang-Thap Cham city's Dao Long district are free of bird flu.
Cabinet meeting: economy keeps on track
July continues to see positive socio-economic development, heard a Cabinet meeting in Hanoi on July 30.
VN, US Agent Orange victims meet
Representatives of the second and third generations of AO victims from VN and the US met in Hanoi on July 29.
Leaders pay tribute to war heroes
VN’s top leaders on July 25 laid a wreath and offered incense in tribute to war heroes and martyrs.
Seven-month CPI sees lowest rise in 13 years
The CPI in the first seven months of 2014 was up 1.62 percent year-on-year.
ASEAN, EU look towards strategic partnership
ASEAN and the EU agreed to develop their ties into a strategic partnership.
VNA, PRD to enhance information sharing
The VNA and Thailand's Public Relations Department (PRD) have vowed to enhance information exchange.
Seminar marks 60 years of Geneva agreement
A seminar was held in Algeria to mark the 60th anniversary of the Geneva Agreement.
VN ready for Int’l Chemistry Olympiad 2014
Everything is in place for the 46th International Chemistry Olympiad, which will kick off in Hanoi on July 21.
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