HCM City pioneers hospital wastewater treatment

The Cho Ray hospital in Ho Chi Minh City has become the first medical institution in Vietnam to install a wastewater treatment station using the AAO technology after a transfer of technology on November 29.

Tenth death from A/H1N1 awaits confirmation

Vietnam ’s Health Ministry has not yet confirmed a tenth death from the A/H1N1 flu although the Ho Chi Minh City Pasteur Institute’s test has shown the victim was positive to the virus.

JICA expert honoured with Health Ministry’s medal

The Vietnamese Ministry of Health on August 5 presented the “For the health of People” medal to Yumiko Hayashi, an expert of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Project, for her contributions to Vietnam ’s health care service.