General News

  • The Department of Health in Vietnam’s southern province of Dong Nai on November 27 launched a ceremony of implementing a VND35.3 billion ($1.5M) project, which was funded by the United States Agency for International...

    Monday, 9th December, 2019
  • Vietnam and the World Bank (WB) will quicken the implementation of a $180-million project on land governance and database (VLIG project), officials of both sides agreed at a mid-term review conference in Hanoi late...

    Monday, 9th December, 2019
  • Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry wants to help Vietnam apply integrated coal gasification combined cycle (IGCC) technology to develop a much cleaner coal-fired power plant, said Mr. Katsushi Takehiro,...

    Monday, 9th December, 2019
  • Vietnam recorded 277,300 dengue fever cases (including 49 deaths) and 89,800 hand-foot-mouth cases (including one deaths) in the first 11 months of this year, according to the latest figures from the government’s...

    Monday, 9th December, 2019
  • According to the Vietnam Society of Hepato Biliary Pancreatic Surgery, liver cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in Vietnam presently killing up to 25,000 patients yearly, tripling traffic accident-related...

    Monday, 9th December, 2019
  • Vietnam has kept the HIV/AIDS pandemic under control for 11th consecutive years as of 2019, with the decreases in the numbers of new infections, people entering the AIDS phase, and AIDS-related deaths, an official...

    Monday, 9th December, 2019
  • The World Health Organization (WHO)’s Chief Representative in Vietnam Kidong Park has lauded the country’s efforts and achievements in preventing and fighting HIV/AIDS, at a conference in Hanoi on December 4, state...

    Monday, 9th December, 2019
  • The University Medical Center in Ho Chi Minh City on December 6 informed it has treated many rheumatoid arthritis patients lately and the number of them tends to increase. Noticeably, most of the serious cases is due...

    Monday, 9th December, 2019
  • Averagely, cancer kills nearly 315 Vietnamese patients and there are reportedly 451 fresh cases of cancer a day. The figure was announced at an annual seminar organized by the Vietnam Cancer Association, the Ho Chi...

    Monday, 9th December, 2019
  • The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and the Danish Embassy in Vietnam on December 3 signed two agreements to support the Southeast Asian nation’s efforts in improving food safety, state media...

    Monday, 9th December, 2019