Changes needed in health sector: experts Health

Changes needed in health sector: experts

Global trends in health policies and practical access in the context of the rapidly aging population were topics of discussion at a forum on health care on November 13 in Hanoi.
US helps VN improve HIV/AIDS response Health

US helps VN improve HIV/AIDS response

More than 280,000 people have received free HIV tests and 15,000 patients were newly enrolled for anti-retroviral treatment over the last five years.
Poverty rate to be reduced to below 5 percent by 2015 Society

Poverty rate to be reduced to below 5 percent by 2015

The National Assembly has adopted a resolution on sustainable poverty reduction until 2020, targeting the reduction of the ratio of the country's poor households to below 5 percent and that of poor districts to less than 30 percent by 2015.