Family Fun Day brings deaf children closer

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 23 month(s) ago

(VOV) - On December 13, the Intergenerational Deaf Education Outreach (IDEO) Project supported by the World Bank (WB) co-hosted an event titled “Family Fun Day – Beautiful Hands” for deaf children and their families in Hanoi.

Keywords: 

Music in the operating theatre may not be safe: study

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 27 month(s) ago

Music in the operating theatre may not be safe: study

A surgeon on the job is five times more likely to repeat a request when music is playing in the operating theatre, says a study casting doubt on the wisdom of this common practice.

Keywords: 

Over 6,000 Vietnamese suffer Hemophilia

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 31 month(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnam Hemophilia Association and the National Institute of Blood Transfusion and Hematology yesterday held a meeting in Hanoi with theme "Forming a family to support people living with hemophilia" in response to the World Hemophilia Day.

Keywords: 

Stop weight shaming, calorie counting to encourage healthy eating: study

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 33 month(s) ago

Stop weight shaming, calorie counting to encourage healthy eating: study

Traditional strategies for encouraging young people to eat healthily have come under fire in the findings of four US-based research teams.

Keywords: 

EU slaps billion-euro fine on European, Japanese car bearing cartel

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 45 month(s) ago

EU slaps billion-euro fine on European, Japanese car bearing cartel

The European Commission announced Wednesday it has slapped fines totalling nearly 1 billion euros on a cartel of European and Japanese companies that supply ball bearings to car and truck manufacturers.

Keywords: 

China urges USA to cancel Dalai Lama meeting with Barack Obama

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 46 month(s) ago 1 related news

China urges USA to cancel Dalai Lama meeting with Barack Obama

China on Friday urged US President Barack Obama to cancel a planned meeting with exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama.

Keywords: 

Thai PM rejects to step down

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 50 month(s) ago

Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on November 19 said she will not dissolve the House of Representatives or step down in the face of anti-government protests.

Keywords: 

Poverty leads to poorer cognitive functions: study

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 52 month(s) ago 1 related news

Poverty leads to poorer cognitive functions: study

Poverty consumes so much mental energy that those who are poor have little remaining brainpower to concentrate on other areas of life, thus are more likely to make bad decisions that worsens their situations, according to a new study.

Keywords: 

Toxic plasticizer in Vietnam’s food wraps at safe level

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 53 month(s) ago

The food safety department under the Health Ministry issued a warning Monday that all 13 samples of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) food wraps collected in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City tested positive for a toxic plasticizer.

Keywords: 

Plastic food wrappers found contaminated with toxic substances

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 53 month(s) ago

Plastic food wrappers found contaminated with toxic substances

The Vietnam Food Administration under the Ministry of Health did a random test of plastic food wrappers in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City and found 13 out of 15 contained toxic substances.

Keywords: 

Food wrapping films still safe

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 53 month(s) ago 1 related news

Food wrapping films still safe

Viet Nam Food Administration has announced two food wrapping film samples randomly taken in Ha Noi and HCM City are safe for customer use and do not contain bis (2-ethylhexyl) adipate (DEHA) - a poisonous plasticiser.

Keywords: 

Vietnam finds food wraps with harmful DEHA

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 53 month(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnam finds food wraps with harmful DEHA

After testing samples of food wraps taken from the market, the Health Ministry’s Food Safety and Hygiene Department (FSHD) has found 13 PVC films containing the plasticizer diethylhydroxylamine (DEHA), which can impair male sexual ability and cause early puberty in women.

Keywords: 

Vietnam city blacklists noodle makers for unsafe chemicals

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 53 month(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City food safety authorities have published a list of local rice noodle producers identified as using dangerous and banned chemicals for bleaching and brightening.

Keywords: 

Vietnam testing food wraps for harmful DEHA

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 53 month(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnam testing food wraps for harmful DEHA

Vietnamese concerned agencies have taken samples of food wraps on the market to test for poisonous plasticizer diethylhydroxylamine (DEHA) that can impair male sexual ability and cause early puberty in women.

Keywords: 

WHO praises Vietnam’s tough stance against drink driving

0 vote(s)Comment

Hanoi Times English 64 month(s) ago 1 related news

The Hanoitimes - The World Health Organization praises Vietnam for its resolve in preventing drink driving after the nation approved a modified decree to raise pecuniary and extra penalties starting next month for driving under the influence of alcohol.

Keywords: 

Top page