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More campaigns needed as smoking dangers rise
25/05/2015 | 16:28:00
The Ministry of Health and relevant agencies will launch more communications campaigns on legal documents targeting the building of a non-smoking environment, said Luong Ngoc Khue, Director of the Health Ministry’s Administration Department of Medical Services.
Military hospital 175 asked to improve staff capacity
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked military hospital 175 to focus on improving the quality of its doctors, and nurses in order to better serve the army and the public.
Central region promotes health insurance for near-poor residents
The north central region targets covering at least 95 percent of near-poor local citizens with health insurance by the end of 2015, with 98 percent protected the following year.
Teams monitor hand-foot-mouth prevention progress
07/05/2014 | 12:33:00
The Ministry of Health has set up five inspection teams to examine the prevention and treatment of hand, foot and mouth (HFM) disease, which is entering its peak season.
No measles fatalities recorded on May 6
07/05/2014 | 11:26:03
No new deaths from measles were reported in Vietnam on May 6, despite 50 new patients being diagnosed with the infectious disease on the day.
PM urges stronger measures against seasonal diseases
06/05/2014 | 21:31:25
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on May 6 issued a note urging ministries and localities to strengthen measures preventing and containing the spread of the hand-foot-mouth disease and dengue.
Fifty five new measles cases reported on May 5
06/05/2014 | 09:25:30
Fifty five new measles cases were reported across the country on May 5, while 15 cities and provinces saw no new cases on the day.
25 provinces see no new measles cases on May 4
05/05/2014 | 09:51:16
No death related to measles was reported on May 4 while 25 out of the country’s 63 cities and provinces did not see any new measles cases on the day, according to the Health Ministry’s Department of Preventive Medicine.
NA Chairman welcomes UN Secretary-General
National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung held a reception for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in Hanoi on May 23.
UN Secretary-General attends Vietnamese NA’s 9th session
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has hailed the role of the Vietnamese National Assembly.
Hoi An ancient town launches tourism promotions
The ancient city of Hoi An has launched a variety of tourism promotions between May and August.
Minister stresses the need to revise Accounting Law
Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung 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.
Vietnam, China hold joint border patrol
A joint patrol between Vietnamese and Chinese border forces was conducted on May 16.
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