Young people in HCM City call on peers to donate blood Society

Young people in HCM City call on peers to donate blood

Hundreds of young people in Ho Chi Minh City are calling on their friends via social media and others to visit the Blood Transfusion Haematology Hospital and Humanitarian Blood Donation Centre to donate blood to address a shortage amid the ongoing public health emergency caused by the coronavirus.
Blood banks face severe shortage after Tet Health

Blood banks face severe shortage after Tet

Blood reserves at the National Blood Centre under the Central Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion will only be enough to cover the next three days, warned deputy director of the institute Pham Tuan Duong.
HCM City, Japan’s Aichi prefecture boost cooperation Politics

HCM City, Japan’s Aichi prefecture boost cooperation

Ho Chi Minh City and Japan’s Aichi prefecture should accelerate cooperation in such potential sectors as engineering industry, electronics, information and technology (IT) and plastic chemistry, said Chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong.
HCM City faces shortage of blood stock for Tet Health

HCM City faces shortage of blood stock for Tet

The blood bank of the Ho Chi Minh City Blood Transfusion and Haematology Hospital is running low on blood stock for the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, said Director of the hospital Phu Chi Dung.
Blood donation campaign opens in Hanoi Society

Blood donation campaign opens in Hanoi

The annual blood donation campaign held by the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion (NIHBT) after Tet (Lunar New Year) began in Hanoi on February 22.
 Health facilities call for blood donations for Tet Health

Health facilities call for blood donations for Tet

HCM City’s Blood Bank, Blood Donation Centre and hospitals organised blood donation programmes throughout the city for Tet holiday to prepare for a possible shortage as more accidents occur during the period.
A new chapter in Vietnam quest for safe blood Health

A new chapter in Vietnam quest for safe blood

In the past, the shortage of blood donors and the doubtful safety of blood and blood products made it a struggle to meet the demands for blood transfusions in medical emergencies and treatment. However, the situation has largely improved in recent years.
 Hanoi needs more type A blood donors Health

Hanoi needs more type A blood donors

Stores of blood-type-A at the Hanoi-based National Institute of Haematology and Blood Transfusion are almost exhausted with only 160 units of 250ml left.
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Blood bank to go online later this year

The Vietnam Red Cross (VNRC) will establish an e-blood bank later this year in an effort to ease the nation's blood shortage, said director of the VNRC's Humanitarian Blood Donation Department Nguyen Duc Thuan.