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World Population Day marked in Vietnam

Society

World Population Day marked in Vietnam

The Ministry of Health and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) jointly held a ceremony in Hanoi on July 11 to mark 40 years of Vietnam-UNFPA cooperation and World Population Day (July 11).

Hanoi observes World Population Day

Society

Hanoi observes World Population Day

A meeting was held in Hanoi on July 10 in response to World Population Day (July 11), aiming to support reproductive healthcare and family planning for locals vulnerable to natural disasters.

Health care urged for female workers

Health

Health care urged for female workers

Huynh Cao Hai, deputy head of the Dong Nai Province's Health Department, said he plans to encourage all factories in the province to offer reproductive healthcare services for female workers, especially those with a large number of female workers.

Firms urged to offer healthcare services

Health

Firms urged to offer healthcare services

Enterprises in Vietnam should provide comprehensive health care to employees to increase productivity and retention, an expert said at a workshop held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 21.

Volatile birth rates a challenge

Society

Volatile birth rates a challenge

Ten years from implementing the Population Ordinance project, the country faces a number of new challenges including volatile birth rates across different provinces and cities, gender imbalance at birth and an ageing population.