Immunity to Zika still low: official Health

Immunity to Zika still low: official

Vietnam may see more Zika cases because community immunity to the mosquito-borne Zika virus is still low, particularly in central, southern and Central Highland provinces.
Forest land use debated in Hanoi Society

Forest land use debated in Hanoi

Nearly 2.2 million hectares of forest land across the country is at high risk of being exploited and having its designated use changed illegally, a workshop heard in Hanoi on June 24.
Nearly 500 bridges built in Central Highlands Society

Nearly 500 bridges built in Central Highlands

Nearly 500 bridges have been built across the Central Highlands, serving the travel of local ethnic minority groups, according to the Steering Committee for the Central Highlands Region.
President visits flood region Society

President visits flood region

President Truong Tan Sang spoke up about the record floods that hit the northeastern coastal province of Quang Ninh, killing 17 and injuring another 30.
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Ministry helps rice farmers shift to other crops

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has been directing localities to build plans to convert rice cultivation to other crops or in combination with aquatic breeding, as well as to improve irrigation systems, said Minister Cao Duc Phat.