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New UN programme to resuscitate Philippine economy

World

New UN programme to resuscitate Philippine economy

As part of its relief response to the massive devastation in the Philippines caused by typhoon Haiyan, the United Nations (UN) has launched a cash-for-work programme that will employ 200,000 villagers over the next six months.

National Ophthalmology Conference opens

Health

National Ophthalmology Conference opens

The National Ophthalmology Conference got underway in Ho Chi Minh City on October 24, attracting 750 doctors, surgeons and technicians nationwide, and several experts from France, the US, Japan, Germany and Singapore.

Project adds vital nutrients to daily foods

Society

Project adds vital nutrients to daily foods

Micro nutrients like Vitamin A and iron could be included in people's daily meals by adding them to products like powdered spices, fish sauce or cooking oil, to reduce the deficiency of micro nutrients in Vietnam's population.

Micronutrients’ essential role promoted

Health

Micronutrients’ essential role promoted

National Micronutrient Day 2013 was launched in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on May 28, promoting the essential role micronutrients play in people’s health, stature and brainpower.