PPP promotes sustainable fisheries development Videos

PPP promotes sustainable fisheries development

The Mekong Delta is Vietnam’s seafood production and export hub but the region still faces many challenges, such as disease outbreaks and difficulties in meeting market requirements for food origin.
Vietnam holds potential for swift breeding Business

Vietnam holds potential for swift breeding

Vietnam’s swift breeding industry has potential to compete with regional producers if it meets quality standards, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ministry Vu Van Tam said at a conference held recently in Ho Chi Minh City.
Ministry of Health introduces new vaccines Health

Ministry of Health introduces new vaccines

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has introduced several new vaccines in the National Expanded Programme on Immunisation in an effort to improve the efficiency of disease prevention.
Health sector warns of renewed bird flu threat Health

Health sector warns of renewed bird flu threat

The Preventive Medicine Department confirmed that risk of disease spreading across borders is very high as human infections with a new avian influenza A (H7N9) virus are being reported from China.
Outbreaks create vaccine shortages Health

Outbreaks create vaccine shortages

There was a shortage of imported vaccines in Vietnam's immunisation services when there was an outbreak of disease, a conference was told in Hanoi last week.
Dangerous infectious diseases may appear in Vietnam: official Health

Dangerous infectious diseases may appear in Vietnam: official

There is an observable risk that some dangerous infectious diseases currently prevalent somewhere else in the globe, especially the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV), may make their way to Vietnam, according to the Ministry of Health’s General Department of Preventive Medicine.
Destructive flooding puts central Vietnam at risk Environment

Destructive flooding puts central Vietnam at risk

Life after the recent spate of floods in central Vietnam is so tough that many residents are wilting under the strain. All aspects of life seem to have been turned upside down, from food and housing to education and work.
World Rabies Day observed in Vietnam Health

World Rabies Day observed in Vietnam

The Son La provincial People’s Committee collaborated with the country’s ministries for health and rural development on September 29 to hold a meeting for World Rabies Day 2013.