The Administration for HIV/AIDS Control under the Ministry of Health released a new handbook for the treatment and care of HIV/AIDS patients at a conference on July 31.
More public-private partnerships (PPP) are needed to ensure the sustainability of HIV-prevention efforts, as the international donor fund for HIV response in Vietnam is dropping dramatically.
The Hanoi People’s Committee recently appealed for support from local State agencies and organisations in fighting HIV/AIDS and assisting children affected directly or indirectly by HIV, a pressing issue currently facing the capital city.
(VOV) -On July 13, the 226th anniversary of France’s National Day (1789 -2015) was celebrated by the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organizations and the city’s chapter Vietnam-France Association in the presence of French Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City, business representatives and those who once studied and worked in France.
The Government will subsidise a health programme using methadone therapy to treat approximately 6,000 drug addicts across northern Son La province through 2020.
Vietnam will spend VND60 billion (US$2.75 million) this year on paying for medications for people with HIV in the country following international donors' funding cutback.
(VOV) - Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on July 10 met with former US President Bill Clinton at his home in Kittle House, New York.
His family and friends could not believe how quickly a young healthy man like Pham Thanh Tung could become so weak.
It took less than 20 years for Vietnam, which had been saddled with an embargo by the US, to turn that country into a leading economic partner.
The visit by Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong to the US, scheduled for July 6-10, the first time a General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam has made a visit to the US, is of historic significance.
(VOV) - Former US President Bill Clinton attended a ceremony celebrating 20 years of normalized Vietnam - US diplomatic ties in Hanoi on July 2nd.
Vietnam discovered 5,500 more people living with HIV in the first six months of this year, according to an official of the Department of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control.
More than 3,500 footballers from 14 teams nationwide and a team from Laos are playing in the Football for All in Vietnam Cup 2015 that will run until June 5.
President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan paid a visit to the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) in Ho Chi Minh City on May 27 on the occasion of Buddha’s 2559 th birthday .
Four thousand injecting drug users, women sex workers and men who have sex with men have been brought under an HIV prevention program begun a year ago by Life Center, an NGO that works with disadvantage groups.