1.5 million blood units to be mobilised in 2022 Health

1.5 million blood units to be mobilised in 2022

The entire nation is striving to mobilise 1.5 percent of the population to donate 1.5 million blood units this year, heard a January 14 conference held by the national steering committee for blood donation.
Blood donation drive launched to mark 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Thailand diplomatic ties Society

Blood donation drive launched to mark 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Thailand diplomatic ties

The Department of External Affairs of Ho Chi Minh City in collaboration with the municipal Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Thai Consulate General in the city on December 4 organised a blood donation event on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the establishment of Thailand-Vietnam diplomatic relations (1976-2021). It was also an activity in tribute to the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulayadej.
Policewomen on the frontlines against COVID-19 Society

Policewomen on the frontlines against COVID-19

Along with their male colleagues, female police officers in Quang Ngai province actively took part in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. They made great efforts to successfully complete the dual tasks of pandemic prevention and ensuring security and order in the locality.
CIHBT facing severe blood shortage amid pandemic Health

CIHBT facing severe blood shortage amid pandemic

The Central Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion (CIHBT) has announced it is facing a severe shortage of blood and urged people to donate blood to maintain supply amid the fourth wave of COVID-19.
Thousands join blood donation festival in Hanoi Health

Thousands join blood donation festival in Hanoi

Thousands of people, mainly youngsters and students, participated in “Chu nhat do 2021” (Red Sunday) blood donation festival, which opened at the Hanoi University of Technology in the capital city on January 17.
Some 1.7 million blood units donated in 2020 Society

Some 1.7 million blood units donated in 2020

The Steering Committee for Voluntary Blood Donation, said it had received approximately 1.7 million units of blood in 2020, which helped millions of patients, especially amid the COVID-19 pandemic.