South Vietnam sees increase of 35 percent of dengue fever cases

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 4 day(s) ago 1 related news

By statistics of the Ministry of Health, the country has recorded over 10,000 cases of dengue fever; of which, the figure increased by 35 percent in the South compared to last year.

Keywords: 

Child malaria vaccine: Final trials bring hope

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Child malaria vaccine: Final trials bring hope

Final clinical trials of a malaria vaccine - the first to reach this stage - suggest it could help protect millions of children against malaria.

Keywords: 

New global fund to help countries defend tobacco control

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

New global fund to help countries defend tobacco control

A new global fund is being launched to help developing countries fend off challenges to tobacco control measures by cigarette makers.

Keywords: 

WHO chief wants tobacco firms pushed 'out of business'

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 2 month(s) ago 1 related news

WHO chief wants tobacco firms pushed 'out of business'

World Health Organisation chief Margaret Chan urged global action on Wednesday to drive tobacco companies "out of business" and hailed progress in tackling smoking in many countries.

Keywords: 

Fruit import inspected over hepatitis A scare

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 3 month(s) ago 2 duplicate news 1 related news

Fruit import inspected over hepatitis A scare

Vietnam is examining Chinese fruit imports as mandated by the Department of Plant Protection (DPP), triggered by the announcement that Chinese fruits shipped to Australia are allegedly contaminated with the hepatitis A virus (HAV).

Keywords: 

Storm to hit south-central coast

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 6 month(s) ago 3 related news

Storm to hit south-central coast

A tropical low formed in the East Sea yesterday has developed into a storm called Sinlaku, which is forecast to bring heavy rain, whirlwinds and rough seas to the south-central region today, according to the National Hydro-meteorological Forecast Centre.

Keywords: 

Global plague infections raise concerns in Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 6 month(s) ago 3 related news

Vietnam’s health authorities issued a national health warning following a World Health Organization announcement of 19 confirmed bubonic plague cases this Fall.

Keywords: 

Bac Giang steps up HIV/AIDS prevention efforts

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 6 month(s) ago 1 related news

The health sector in the northern province Bac Giang has implemented a number of HIV/AIDS prevention and control measures, with a particular focus on interventions for high-risk groups.

Keywords: 

PM calls for sustained efforts to deal with public debt

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 7 month(s) ago

PM calls for sustained efforts to deal with public debt

(VOV) -Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked cabinet members to clarify issues related to public and bad debts, the structure of budget revenue and spending and control measures to reduce non-performing loans to only 3%.

Keywords: 

PM calls for sustained efforts to deal with public debt

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 7 month(s) ago

PM calls for sustained efforts to deal with public debt

(VOV) -Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked cabinet members to clarify some issues related to public and bad debts, the structure of budget revenue and spending and control measures to reduce non-performing loans to only 3%.

Keywords: 

Ebola control measures to be ramped up

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 7 month(s) ago

Ebola control measures to be ramped up

Southern Tay Ninh province’s health authorities and border guards have taken strict measures against the Ebola virus although there has so far not been a single case detected amongst the one million tourists who cross into Vietnam at the locality’s border gates.

Keywords: 

Beijing raises smog alert as pollution envelops North China

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 8 month(s) ago 1 related news

Beijing raises smog alert as pollution envelops North China

Beijing raised its air pollution alert to orange, the second-highest level, triggering limits on some industrial production as smog enveloped northern China for a second day.

Keywords: 

Hazardous levels of smog envelop Northern China for a second day

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 8 month(s) ago 1 related news

Hazardous levels of air pollution enveloped northern China for a second day, with smog in Beijing exceeding World Health Organization-recommended levels by more than 15 times.

Keywords: 

Ebola death rates 70% - WHO study

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 8 month(s) ago

Ebola death rates 70% - WHO study

New figures suggest 70% of those infected with Ebola in West Africa have died, higher than previously reported, says the World Health Organization.

Keywords: 

HCM City launches Measles, Rubella vaccination programme

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 9 month(s) ago

HCM City launches Measles, Rubella vaccination programme

Approximately 1.3 million children in Ho Chi Minh City between the ages of 1 and 14 will be vaccinated against measles and rubella as part of a 2014-2015 vaccination campaign launched by the City’s Health Department.

Keywords: 

Top page