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non infectious diseases

Workshop talks NCD prevention, control

Health

Workshop talks NCD prevention, control

Representatives of ministries, sectors, hospitals and international organisations gathered at a workshop held in Hanoi on May 14 to seek methods to prevent and control non-communicable diseases (NCDs).

AIPA’s 35th General Assembly concludes

World

AIPA’s 35th General Assembly concludes

The 35th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly concluded in Vientiane, on September 19, with the release of a Joint Communiqué reaffirming the importance of strengthening cooperation among member countries.

Vietnam aims to further improve people’s health

Health

Vietnam aims to further improve people’s health

Improving people’s health is not only a target but also a strategy of Vietnam ’s health care sector from now to 2020, Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has affirmed at the 66 th session of the World Health Assembly.

Former WHO chief representative honoured

Society

Former WHO chief representative honoured

Vietnamese Ambassador to France Duong Chi Dung handed over Vietnam’s Friendship Order to the former chief representative of the World Health Organisation in Vietnam Jean Marc Olive, in Paris on Jan. 17.