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Cuban doctors to work in Vietnam

Health

Cuban doctors to work in Vietnam

The Thu Cuc International General Hospital and the Cuban Ministry of Health’s SMC Company signed a contract on March 16 on sending Cuban doctors to work in Vietnam.

Babies at risk of whooping cough

Health

Babies at risk of whooping cough

Tran Dac Phu, head of the Ministry of Health’s Department of Preventive Medicine, speaks to the online VietnamPlus newspaper about the latest wave of whooping cough, which has killed five children.

HCM City to publicise pollution data

Environment

HCM City to publicise pollution data

HCM City will publish air and water quality indexes on 48 electronic screens across the city, starting later this month, according to the municipal Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

Schools to improve physical education

Society

Schools to improve physical education

Physical education is considered as important as academic education, but the role of physical education is limited in many schools, showing the need for more investment in infrastructure and manpower in the field.

Methanol poisoning up in Hanoi

Society

Methanol poisoning up in Hanoi

An increase in the number of serious methanol poisoning cases reported in Hanoi in the past several days has raised concerns among the city’s drinkers and health authorities.