Health

Bac Ninh targets HIV/AIDS eradication

The northern province of Bac Ninh is deploying education and monitoring programmes to control the number of HIV/AIDS carriers and deaths, heading to its goal of eradicating new infections.
Hanoi observes World AIDS Day Society

Hanoi observes World AIDS Day

Nearly 1,000 people in Hanoi on November 30 attended a meeting to mark National Action Month For HIV/AIDS Prevention, the 2013 Global Campaign against AIDS Prevention and World AIDS Day (December 1).
Society

Fewer HIV cases in first half of year

More than 6,000 Vietnamese caught HIV in the first six months this year, a fall of more than 1,200 compared with the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Health.
Society

HCM City to build on HIV success rate

HCM City plans to reduce the rate of new HIV infections to less than 1 percent in 2015 and maintain it in the following years, health officials said at a conference on Nov 27.