VOV.VN - Two more COVID-19 Vietnamese patients died on August 2, including one in the central province of Quang Nam and the other in central Da Nang City, according to Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has continued to bring the novel coronavirus under control as no new cases were confirmed by the Ministry of Health on April 18 morning, while the number of patients fully recovering from the disease has increased to 198.
The numbers of traffic accidents and related deaths and injured cases plunged in November, helping to drag the 11-month figures down from the same period last year, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee.
A total of 2,822 traffic accidents occurred across Vietnam in the last two months from December 16, 2018 to February 15, 2019, leaving 1,356 deaths and 2,169 injured, according to reports from the Ministry of Public Security and the Vietnam Maritime Administration.
A total of 147 accidents occurred within the four-day New Year’s holiday (December 29-January 1), claiming 111 lives and wounding 61 people, traffic police said.
VOV.VN - One of the most urgent requirements of public health is to protect people from the risks of smoking as tobacco-related diseases claim more than 40,000 lives in Vietnam every year.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Transport reports that the country saw 7,490 traffic accidents with 3,476 deaths and 5,762 injuries over the first five months of the year.
VOV.VN - The death toll from smoking-related diseases in Vietnam has amounted to 40,000 per year, according to statistics of the World Health Organization (WHO).
A total of 19,062 babies were born during the Lunar New Year holiday from February 14 to 20, according to Luong Ngoc Khue, Director of the Medical Service Administration under the Health Ministry.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has recorded 20,280 traffic accidents this year, leaving 8,279 dead and 5,587 injured, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.
A car caused multiple crashes before plunging itself into a restaurant in Hue in central Vietnam near midnight on November 3, killing a woman inside.
Climate change will cause some 250,000 additional deaths from malnutrition, malaria, diarrhea and heat exposure per year between 2030 and 2050, warned Director of the Department of International Cooperation Tran Thi Giang Huong on October 19.
A total of 14,362 traffic accidents occurred across Vietnam in nine months from December 16, 2016 to September 15, 2017, resulting in 6,125 deaths and 11,786 injuries.
Tropical storm Talas, which wrecked havoc in the northern and central regions of Vietnam, claimed seven lives and left four others missing by 5pm on July 18.
Experts have urged hospitals to update their treatment guidelines in obstetrics and paediatrics to help reduce the number of maternal deaths and medical errors.
Non-infectious diseases claim the lives of about 400,000 Vietnamese people each year, said Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long at a conference seeking to prevent and control these diseases in the southern region in Ho Chi Minh City on May 8.
A Harvard and Greenpeace study says unless new coal plants in energy-hungry SE Asia are scrapped, more will die.
Traffic safety was improved in 2016 with decreases in all the numbers of accidents, deaths and injuries, it was reported at a national conference of traffic police in Da Nang city on December 30.
Lobster farmers in the south-central province of Phu Yen are suffering huge financial losses after their stock died in the recent floods.
VOV.VN - Torrential rains and heavy floods in the central and central highland regions over recent days have left 15 dead, 6 missing and 20 injured, according to the Regional Committee for Natural Disasters Prevention and Control.