Thailand is recognized as one of the world’s most popular health and wellness tourism destinations, ranging from prevention to cure, because of the high quality of its products, services, and facilities.
The country’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) in August increased by 0.28 percent over the previous month, and 2.26 percent over the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office.
A national portal of pharmacies throughout Vietnam was officially launched on August 24, in a bid to inhibit the sale of low quality drugs on the market and keep prices in check.
Vietnam’s central coastal province of Thua Thien-Hue is cooperating with localities in the Republic of Korea (RoK) in various fields such as planning, health, tourism, and industry.
Ho Chi Minh City is considering an eight-year plan to reduce the exploitation of groundwater resources in an aim to protect residents’ health and avoid risks of land subsidence.
A clean water supply system began operation in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long on October 30.
There are now more than 10 million elderly people in Vietnam, of whom 2 million are over eighty years old. Vietnam has had an ageing population since 2011 with its ageing pace among the fastest in the world, posing a serious challenge to the country.
The northern mountainous province of Dien Bien has received more than US$189,157 sponsored by the Save the Children International (SCI) organisation to improve educational quality and equality for ethnic minority children.
Health officials from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) are expected to have a hectic day in Ho Chi Minh City on August 22 with two policy dialogues and one meeting of the Health Working Group (HWG).
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will continue sending Japanese volunteers in the fields of sports and health to the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho in 2017.
Free medical check-ups and surgeries were provided for hundreds of children in the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang from June 10-12.
VOV.VN - June is recognized as National Child Abuse Awareness Month in Vietnam and over the next few weeks the Vietnam government will undertake many initiatives publicising its dangers.
VOV.VN - Iconic brand Lock & Lock known for its innovative and airtight food containers held a grand opening to introduce its newest product line – P&Q (Price and Quality) – on May 19 at its store in Ho Chi Minh City, VnExpress has reported.
A club of Vietnamese scientists living in Australia’s Queensland state made its debut recently in Brisbane city with the purpose to connect Vietnamese scientists to contribute to scientific and technological development in the homeland.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has successfully mass produced a combined vaccine against measles and rubella for the first time, Vietnam’s Ministry of Health said on May 3.
VOV.VN - Rice has long been one of Vietnam’s most competitive agricultural products in the global market. But reform is urgently needed for sustainable rice production as the international integration process is posing numerous challenges to the sector.
VOV.VN - Temples and Buddhist pagodas in Hanoi are near to overflowing on the first days of the TET holiday as faithful pray for safety, health, good luck, prosperity and happiness during the Year of the Rooster.
As part of the healthcare programme Care for Tet 2017, HCM City doctors have been offering free health exams to residents in the city and neighbouring provinces of Binh Phuoc, Dong Nai and Tay Ninh as well as to soldiers stationed at border areas.
The Health Ministry has recently released its top ten events of 2016.
A co-operative programme on population and reproductive health was signed last week between the General Office on Population and Family Planning under the Ministry of Health, and DKT International.