General News

  • The Rapid Planning project of the United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat) has helped Danang city with a rapid trans-sectoral urban planning methodology, heard the Rapid Planning Final Conference held in...

    Monday, 22nd July, 2019
  • Around 60,000 Vietnamese people spent around $2 billion on their overseas healthcare last year, and the figures are forecast to continue increasing in the near future, experts have said. The experts attributed the...

    Monday, 22nd July, 2019
  • Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Vietnam National Hospital of Pediatrics to become a leading medical hub in pediatrics in the region and the world, state media reported. Speaking at a ceremony to mark the...

    Monday, 22nd July, 2019
  • Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged Hanoi-based K hospital, the country’s leading hospital in cancer treatment, to become the region’s top oncology center, state media reported. PM Phuc made the call...

    Monday, 22nd July, 2019
  • Vietnam's Ministry of Health has urged localities across the country to step up efforts to prevent the spread of dengue fever, which is at the peak season. According to the ministry, since the beginning of 2019, the...

    Monday, 22nd July, 2019
  • Vietnam-made medicines have so far met 50% of the domestic demands for local residents and clinics, Head of the Drug Administration of Vietnam under the Ministry of Health (MoH) Vu Tuan Cuong said at a conference on...

    Monday, 22nd July, 2019
  • Deputy Director of the Hanoi Department of Health Hoang Duc Hanh on July 17 said that within one recent month, cases of dengue in the capital city had risen quickly with total weekly cases of 200. The disease has been...

    Monday, 22nd July, 2019
  • The south central province of Binh Dinh is experiencing its most serious drought in the last 15 years, with 4,000 households and 3,400ha of crops lacking water. According to the provincial Department of Agriculture...

    Monday, 22nd July, 2019
  • The 11th air quality monitoring station of Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi was inaugurated at the French Embassy on July 16, state media reported. The automated station constantly updates data on wind speeds and...

    Monday, 22nd July, 2019
  • Vietnam recorded 224 persons dead and missing and economic losses of nearly VND20 trillion ($859.5 million) in natural disasters in 2018, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and...

    Monday, 22nd July, 2019