Satellite hospitals save lives in remote areas Health

Satellite hospitals save lives in remote areas

The mostly publicly financed health care system in Vietnam has only been able to afford to pour resources into a handful of central level hospitals in big cities, forcing patients living in remote areas with serious diseases to go to Hanoi or HCM City for treatment.
EVN brings electricity to rural areas, islands Society

EVN brings electricity to rural areas, islands

The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) said it has continued investing in power projects in rural and remote areas and islands, especially localities with a low rate of rural households gaining access to electricity.
Cao Bang students get support Society

Cao Bang students get support

A delegation of the Vietnam General Federation of Labour on May 25 visited and presented 1,000 buoyant backpacks and gifts to students and a local social protection centre in Cao Bang province.
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Market info provision to remote areas falls short

The provision of market information to people in ethnic, mountainous and border areas – a pivotal task during integration – is falling short of expectations, conceded Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai on July 24.