HIV/AIDS cases decline: Ministry

Vietnam has seen a downward trend in the number of HIV cases but at a slowing pace in recent years, according to the Ministry of Health's Administration of HIV/AIDS Control.

Localities urged to enhance HIV/AIDS control

Health Deputy Minister Nguyen Thanh Long has asked provinces and cities nationwide to strengthen HIV/AIDS prevention measures, especially improving the capacity of HIV/AIDS prevention centres.

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.

State President Triet busy in New York

Vietnam regards Japan as one of its most important partners, thus it places importance on developing its strategic partnership with Japan, for peace and prosperity in Asia, State President Nguyen Minh Triet has said.

Campaign against mother-to-child HIV transmission

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong has called for organisations from the central to grassroots levels and all the people, especially women, to actively take part in a campaign to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission.