PM directs preventive measures against corona virus

PM directs preventive measures against corona virus

NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued Notice No.121/CD-TTg on intensifying prevention measures against the acute respiratory illness caused by a new strain of corona virus.  (11 hours ago)


Vietnam aims to eliminate malaria by 2030

  Jan 13, 2020 16:33:28
NDO – Vietnam has set a target to eliminate malaria by 2030, since it has recently achieved remarkable results in preventing and combating the dangerous tropical disease. 

Vietnam records no suspicion of mysterious pneumonia from China: Health ministry

  Jan 09, 2020 16:17:40
NDO – There has not been any suspicion of mysterious pneumonia from China recorded in Vietnam yet, announced the Vietnamese Ministry of Health (MOH) on January 9. 

New population strategy aims at improving population quality

  Jan 07, 2020 15:59:21
NDO – The recently-approved new Population Strategy has set multiple goals for Vietnam towards building a reasonable population structure that increases population quality, serving the nation’s rapid and sustainable development in its new era. 

Health insurance coverage reaches 90% of population

  Dec 30, 2019 17:44:14
NDO/VNA – Vietnam has 85.39 million health insurance holders as of the end of 2019, accounting for 90 percent of the population, heard a recent conference. 

Vietnam Medical Association honours its outstanding intellectuals

  Dec 26, 2019 16:31:29
NDO – The Vietnam Medical Association (VMA) held a ceremony in Hanoi on December 26 to honour 118 outstanding intellectuals from across the country. 

Red Sunday blood donation drive to collect 50,000 blood units

  Dec 22, 2019 21:33:13
NDO/VNA – About 50,000 units of blood are expected to be collected during the 12th “Red Sunday”, a blood donation campaign, which began in Hanoi on December 22. 

Red Sunday expected to collect 50,000 blood units

  Dec 19, 2019 11:19:27
NDO/VNA - Organisers expect to collect at least 50,000 units of blood during “Chu Nhat Do 2020” (Red Sunday), a blood donation festival, which will kick off on December 22 in Hanoi. 

Vietnam Global Health Office opens in Hanoi

  Dec 17, 2019 16:07:46
NDO – The Vietnam’s Ministry of Health and the World Health Organisation (WHO) launched the Vietnam Global Health Office (GHO) in Hanoi on December 16 in a bid to enhance the role of Vietnam in the regional and global health sector. 

Nearly 5,200 children with congenital heart diseases receive free surgery

  Dec 16, 2019 12:58:24
NDO – Over the past eleven years, free surgeries have been provided to nearly 5,200 children under the age of 16 who are suffering from congenital heart diseases and are living in difficult circumstances under the ‘Hearts for you’ programme. 

PM urges Military Hospital 175 to become regional medical facility

  Dec 11, 2019 21:50:07
NDO/VNA – Military Hospital 175 should work to turn itself into a strong medical facility in the region, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on December 11. 

Vietnam on way to end AIDS pandemic in 2030

  Dec 05, 2019 12:37:52
NDO/VNA – A conference was held in Hanoi on December 4 to look back on 20 years of HIV/AIDS treatment in Vietnam. 

Seminar talks satellite-based dengue fever warning system

  Nov 19, 2019 17:06:30
NDO/VNA – A regional seminar discussing the satellite-based dengue fever early warning system (D-MOSS) took place in Hanoi on November 18. 

Requiem for victims of traffic accidents in Vietnam

  Nov 17, 2019 20:32:02
NDO/VNA – The National Traffic Safety Committee and the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee on November 17 held an annual requiem for the victims who lost their life to traffic accidents in Vietnam this year. 

Special experience area launched at Temple of Literature

  Nov 16, 2019 17:43:50
NDO – A special experience area was officilaly launched at the Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) in Hanoi on November 15, providing visitors, particularly students, with a chance to learn more about the country’s heritages.