Thailand unveils first floating clinic World

Thailand unveils first floating clinic

Thailand’s first floating clinic has made its debut in Kanchanaburi province, lifting the country’s capacity to deal with marine accidents and water related disasters.
Vietnam, UK hold first defence policy dialogue Politics

Vietnam, UK hold first defence policy dialogue

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of National Defence Nguyen Chi Vinh and Earl Howe - Minister of State for Defence of the UK co-chaired the first Vietnam-UK Defence Policy Dialogue in London on November 28.
Seminar discusses role of family medicine Health

Seminar discusses role of family medicine

A seminar discussing the role of family medicine in improving the quality of medical treatment was held in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on March 29, with the participation over 300 domestic and foreign experts and doctors.
Combined treatment lifts TB/HIV patient burdens Health

Combined treatment lifts TB/HIV patient burdens

A Ministry of Health (MoH) pilot programme to combine tuberculosis and HIV treatments for TB/HIV co-infected patients in medical centres at district and commune levels has yielded positive results, experts said.
Hanoi extends precautions against MERS-CoV Health

Hanoi extends precautions against MERS-CoV

Hanoi has been stepping up precautionary measures to ward off transmission risk of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), as heard at a meeting on June 18 in Hanoi between Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien and the municipal authorities.
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Orbis Flying Eye Hospital comes to Hue

Orbis Flying Eye Hospital (FEH), a fully equipped ophthalmic hospital and teaching facility plane, landed in Hue city, central Thua Thien-Hue province on May 5.