Bird flu outbreak casts pall over Tet Health

Bird flu outbreak casts pall over Tet

The Ministry of Health has urged municipal and provincial people’s committees, health departments and citizens across the country to take preventions against a possible bird flu over the next 16 days ahead of the Lunar New Year and duringthe first months of the new year. ​
HCM City gov't workers seek higher wages Society

HCM City gov't workers seek higher wages

Government workers and civil servants in Ho Chi Minh City have asked for higher salaries in a meeting held by the city People’s Council to listen to their voters’ opinions.
HCM City assures adequate goods supply for Tet Society

HCM City assures adequate goods supply for Tet

Authorities would crack down on unsafe food and corrupt officials who collude with fraudulent businesses, Standing Vice Chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen has promised.
Vietnam to produce foot-and-mouth disease vaccines next year Health

Vietnam to produce foot-and-mouth disease vaccines next year

Next year, Vietnam expects to produce and provide a sufficient supply of vaccines against foot-and-mouth disease, an infectious and sometime fatal viral disease that affects cloven-hoofed animals, including cattle and pigs, as heard at a conference in Hanoi on December 18.
Vietnam won’t tolerate IUU fishing: MARD Business

Vietnam won’t tolerate IUU fishing: MARD

Vietnam will never tolerate or permit activities related to illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) Vu Van Tam has said.
Quang Ngai investigates massive fish deaths Environment

Quang Ngai investigates massive fish deaths

A working delegation from Quang Ngai’s husbandry and animal health department collected dead fish samples for testing to find out the cause of the recent massive fish deaths in Binh Son district.
EU, promising market of Vietnamese chicken meat Business

EU, promising market of Vietnamese chicken meat

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Vu Van Tam had a working session in Hanoi on September 28 with the Dutch company Jan Zandbergen, and some partners exporting livestock products to the EU.
Health officials seek measures to eliminate rabies Health

Health officials seek measures to eliminate rabies

Health care officials from 63 localities nationwide gathered at a conference in Bac Giang city of the northern province of Bac Giang on September 26 to discuss measures to control and erase rabies in Vietnam.
Cattle foot-and-mouth disease put under control Society

Cattle foot-and-mouth disease put under control

The cattle foot-and-mouth disease type A has been put under control in the country with only one hotbed left in Ia Sal Commune, Ayum Pa Town in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai as of August 11.