General News

  • As many as 89 cases of measles have been recorded between April 19 and May 5 in the capital city of Hanoi, according to a report released on May 6 by the Hanoi Center for Disease Control. Since the beginning of the...

    Monday, 13th May, 2019
  • As much as 36% of medicines used in Vietnam last year were locally-made products, which increased by five times compared to the rate five years ago, according to the Ministry of Health. The outcome was thanks to the...

    Monday, 13th May, 2019
  • The number of people signing up for on-demand 6-in-1 vaccination, as a substitution to the government-subsidized 5-in-1 shots, has significantly increased in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue since earlier this...

    Monday, 13th May, 2019
  • The quality of tap water in Ho Chi Minh City is being closely monitored by production and distribution units as well as independent agencies such as the city’s Preventive Medicine Center and district-level preventive...

    Monday, 13th May, 2019
  • A workshop held in Hanoi on May 9 highlighted the need to adjust the Support Program to Respond to Climate Change (SP-RCC) to better suit the current situation. Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Le...

    Monday, 13th May, 2019
  • Vietnam’s Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) and Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) on May 8 signed a cooperative deal on innovating and updating lessons about environment protection at all...

    Monday, 13th May, 2019
  • Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Co., Ltd in Vietnam’s central province of Ha Tinh, an affiliate of Taiwanese Formosa Plastic Corp., annually discharges over 3.36 million tons of solid waste, the state-run Tuoi Tre (...

    Monday, 13th May, 2019
  • Vietnam’s Ministry of Health and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria held a ceremony in the northern province of Dien Bien on May 10 to introduce a new medicine for drug rehabilitation in the...

    Monday, 13th May, 2019
  • Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Education and Training Nguyen Huu Do and representatives of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) had a meeting in Hanoi on May 8 to review the 2nd Secondary Education Sector Development...

    Monday, 13th May, 2019
  • Vietnam’s southern metropolis of Ho Chi Minh City will integrate anti-corruption contents into subject at high schools, vocational schools, political schools from 2019, state media reported, adding that such addition...

    Monday, 13th May, 2019