HIV egg rumours dismissed

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VietNam News English 5 day(s) ago 2 duplicate news

HIV egg rumours dismissed

An official from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has rejected a rumour surfacing in the social media that Chinese chicken eggs sold in Viet Nam have been injected with blood contaminated with Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV).

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Supermarket sales surge as Tet nears

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VOV News English 2 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Supermarket sales surge as Tet nears

Supermarkets in HCM City report a sharp increase in sales in recent days and expect a further rise a few days ahead of Tet (Lunar New Year), which falls on February 19 this year.

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Supermarket sales surge as Tet nears

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Supermarket sales surge as Tet nears

Supermarkets in HCM City report a sharp increase in sales in recent days and expect a further rise a few days ahead of Tet (Lunar New Year), which falls on February 19 this year.

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Demand for processed products, confectionary surges before Tet

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

The consumption of processed food and confectionary has started rising dramatically a week before the Lunar New Year festival (Tet).

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Vietnam makes concerted efforts to prevent spread of H7N9 viru in border crossigns

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SaiGon GP English 3 week(s) ago

Vietnamese health authority is making a concerted effort to control diseases and influenza virus on poultry as it is more likely that poultry diseases from China into the country, said at a meeting of the National Steering Board for Cattle and Poultry Epidemic Prevention and Control in Hanoi on February 10.

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'Wild birds may spread flu virus'

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VietnamNet English 3 week(s) ago

'Wild birds may spread flu virus'

Migratory birds may be spreading viruses that cause bird flu around the world, say scientists.

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Fire at warehouse in southern China kills 17

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Báo Thanh Niên English 3 week(s) ago

A fire at a warehouse in China has killed at least 17 people, state news agency Xinhua said on Friday, the latest disaster in a country with a poor record on work safety.

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'Low risk' bird flu identified at British farm

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

Tests have confirmed an outbreak of avian flu in chickens at a farm in southern England but officials described it as a "low severity" strain of the disease.

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Food processors try to regain local market with closed production lines

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Food processors try to regain local market with closed production lines

VietNamNet Bridge – Many Vietnamese believe that creating a closed production line is the only effective solution to confront foreign competitors in the domestic market.

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Man detained with smuggled poultry

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

A 41-year-old man was detained on Saturday at Lao Bao Border Gate while trying to smuggle nearly 1 tonne of poultry from Laos to Viet Nam.

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Chinese poultry smuggling raises bird flu risk in Vietnam

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Chinese poultry smuggling raises bird flu risk in Vietnam

The bird flu virus strain that killed at least one man in China last year has spread widely through northern and central Vietnam due to rampant poultry smuggling.

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Ministry warns risk of H7N9 spread

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago

At a meeting on January 28 convened by the Ministry of Health, Tran Dac Phu, head of the Health Ministry's Preventive Health Department, warned that outbreaks of the H7N9 avian influenza virus that has infected 16 people and killed 3 others in China can spread to the Southern province of Vietnam.

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H5N1 bird flu spreads to 11 states in Nigeria

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

H5N1 bird flu spreads to 11 states in Nigeria

Nigeria on Thursday (Jan 29) confirmed that the H5N1 strain of bird flu has spread from seven to 11 states within a week, resulting in the deaths of tens of thousands of poultry but no human cases.

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Health sector warns of H7N9 outbreak in Vietnam

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Health sector warns of H7N9 outbreak in Vietnam

The Ministry of Health’s Preventive Health Department has warned of a high risk of avian influenza A/H7N9 outbreaks in Vietnam.

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Non-infectious diseases on the rise

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago 2 duplicate news 1 related news

Non-infectious diseases on the rise

Non-infectious diseases, such as high-blood pressure, pulmonary ailments, asthma, diabetes and cancer, make up two thirds of the total incidence of diseases and health-related deaths in the nation, and the uptrend is expected to increase.

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