Yen Bai (VNA) – A new general hospital with 500 beds was inaugurated in hamlet 1, Phuc Loc commune, the north-west province of Yen Bai on October 27.

Yen Bai general hospital was built on an area of 12.67 ha at the cost of 52 million USD that consists of 45 million USD in ODA loans from the Republic of Korea and 7 million USD of reciprocal capital of the Vietnamese government.

It is a key project in the health network planning in Yen Bai province and the northwest region.

The general hospital aims to meet with the increasing training demand for health workers, as well as the needs of high-quality treatments of people in Yen Bai and other provinces of the region.-VNA