Vietnam expects to have a sex rate at birth of 112.8 boys per 100 girls and an average population of 94.7 million in 2018, heard a conference held by the General Office for Population - Family Planning in Hanoi on January 30.
The unbalanced sex ratio at birth is expanding quickly, particularly in the Red River Delta, stressed Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Viet Tien.
VOV.VN - On April 7, Party and State leaders gathered at a ceremony in Quang Tri Province to mark the birth of the late Party General Secretary Le Duan, a steadfast communist, a standout leader, and a brilliant successor of President Ho Chi Minh.
A pair of twin boys who were conjoined at chest and abdomen died on July 21, around one week after they were born in the northern province of Ha Giang, local media have reported.
(VOV) - The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a girl at St Mary's Hospital, west London on May 2, Kensington Palace has announced.
The Danang Obstetrics and Paediatrics Hospital welcomed the first three test-tube babies on December 25, which was later marked at an obstetric and gynecologic seminar held in the city.
A cooperation programme was launched between the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) and the Ministry of Health (MoH) at an official ceremony in Hanoi on October 9 to promote gender equality and control sex imbalances at birth during the 2014-2020 period.
A large construction group began operation in the country on March 25 under the Prime Minister’s Decision dated January 12.