Thang Long - Hanoi

Whooping cough epidemic unlikely
29/01/2015 | 17:00:48
An outbreak of whooping cough has been deemed unlikely due to the high vaccination rate, according to the Ministry of Health’s response to recent recorded cases in Hanoi recently.
Non-communicable diseases on the rise
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as high-blood pressure, pulmonary ailments, asthma, diabetes and cancer, accounts for two-thirds of the total incidence of diseases and health-related deaths in Vietnam.
HIV project targets at-risk population
A project that seeks to control the spread of HIV/AIDS in Vietnam by linking people most at risk with needed services was launched in Hanoi on January 27.
Vietnam to host regional neuroradiology summit
14/01/2014 | 11:23:31
Vietnam will host for the first time a congress of the Asian Australian Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology from March 25 to 28 in central Da Nang city.
Health ministry discusses avian flu prevention
14/01/2014 | 11:19:02
The Ministry of Health (MoH) recently issued an action plan in preparation for a strain of avian flu virus H7N9 which is spreading across neighbouring China.
Village-based midwives help improve ethnic women’s health
14/01/2014 | 10:12:27
Village-based midwives have proven efficient in protecting and improving the health of ethnic women living in mountainous, hard-to-reach and border areas.
Hanoi to become major healthcare hub by 2020
10/01/2014 | 21:33:00
Hanoi will pour 120 billion VND (5.7 million USD) into upgrading its medical facilities in 2014 in order to become the country’s healthcare hub by 2020.
Canada funds Vietnam’s first mental health project
10/01/2014 | 20:56:59
The Canadian fund Grand Challenges Canada (GCC) on January 10 announced a primary 7.7 million CAD (7.2 million USD) aid to 22 mental healthcare projects worldwide, including one in Vietnam.
Fireworks over Red River on Lunar New Year’s Eve
Fireworks will light up the sky over the Red River in Hanoi on the Lunar New Year’s Eve.
January FDI surges on manufacturing growth
Total FDI in VN surged 67.1 percent to 664 million USD in Jan.
Party’s 85-year glorious journey
The establishment of the CPV 85 years ago is an important milestone in the fate of the nation of Vietnam.
Party establishment – historical turning-point
The birth of the CPV on Feb. 3, 1930 was a significant turning-point in the history of VN's revolution.
Deputy PM at WEF 2015
Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh attended several key sessions during the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos.
VN, US hold 7th political, defence dialogue
The 7th VN-US Political, Security and Defence Dialogue took place in Hanoi on January 22-23.
Vatican Cardinal visits Vietnam
Vatican Cardinal Fernando Filoni's visit is hoped to help him understand more about VN's religious policies.
VN, Uruguay top legislators hold talks
NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung held talks with his Uruguayan counterpart Anibal Pereyra in Hanoi on Jan. 19.
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