Hanoi allows resumption of some services Society

Hanoi allows resumption of some services

The Hanoi People’s Committee has permitted 19 district-level localities to resume certain services starting 12:00 noon on September 16, given the progress in the COVID-19 fight.
Government leader confirms significance of telehealth system Health

Government leader confirms significance of telehealth system

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has affirmed that the telemedicine system, which is connected to all hospitals at the district level, will help save more patients’ lives, reduce the overload on upper-level hospitals, and limit the transmission of virus.
District-level hospitals use advanced medical techniques Health

District-level hospitals use advanced medical techniques

Hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City districts have shared knowledge about advanced medical techniques in an aim to offer treatment normally provided to patients admitted to city-level or central-level hospitals, under requirements of the city’s Department of Health.
Sa Pa to be upgraded to district-level town Politics

Sa Pa to be upgraded to district-level town

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on March 15 chaired a meeting on the plan to set up the district-level town of Sa Pa in the northwestern province of Lao Cai, highlighting the establishment’s necessity to local development.
Strategic personnel’s development highlighted at CPVCC meeting Politics

Strategic personnel’s development highlighted at CPVCC meeting

Members of the 12th Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC) discussed a project on building a contingent of cadres at all levels, especially strategic level, with sufficient virtue, capacity and prestige on par with their assigned tasks during the second working day of their 7th plenary session in Hanoi on May 8.
Finance ministry streamlines tax apparatus Business

Finance ministry streamlines tax apparatus

The Ministry of Finance will rearrange tax departments at district level to trim down at least 50 percent of the current tax agencies as of 2020 under its freshly issued Decision 520/QD-BTC.
Health clinics seeing more patients Health

Health clinics seeing more patients

Hospitals and health centres in HCM City’s districts and wards last year attracted more patients, reducing overcrowding at central and city-level hospitals.
HCM City uses more modern treatments Health

HCM City uses more modern treatments

District-level hospitals in HCM City are now using more advanced techniques and treatment, often performing at a level that matches city-level hospitals.