VOV.VN -The Department of Health in Gia Lai province reported the detection of a new diphtheria case on July 12 after a three-year-old child living in Bok Rei village of Dak Smei commune in Dak Doa district was diagnosed with bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheria.
VOV.VN -A special repatriation flight, carrying 225 Vietnamese citizens stranded in Japan due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, landed at Danang airport on June 30.
VOV.VN - A Vietnam Airlines plane touched down at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport on June 4, bringing home nearly 340 Vietnamese citizens left stranded in the UK due to the novel coronavirus.
Medical alliance HM Group has launched in the central city of Da Nang with the aim of serving 500,000 patients by 2020 and boosting information technology and human resources for hospitals and clinics.
The Ho Chi Minh City University Medical Centre on September 28 opened an international clinic with two examination rooms to serve foreigners, as part of a pilot programme to develop a medical tourism network that meets international standards.
VOV.VN - Driven by a desire to serve the poor and needy, Vietnamese medical doctors on Sunday, August 20, provided free medical check-ups and other care to residents of Cambodia.
Health experts gathered at a workshop in Hanoi on November 17 to discuss a draft project designed to improve the population situation, reproductive health and family planning services for adolescents and youths.
The country targets a 5% annual decrease in fatal labour accidents under the 2016-2020 National Programme on Labour Safety and Hygiene recently approved by the Prime Minister.
The capital of Hanoi is working to ensure at least 1,000 people in each communal-level administrative unit are covered by health insurance by November 30 this year.
The remains of 18 Vietnamese military volunteers who lost their lives in Cambodia during the war were repatriated to Vietnam in a ceremony held in Kiri Vong district, Takeo province, Cambodia on July 15.
Real estate developer Vingroup inaugurated its Vinmec international general hospital on June 19 in Phu Quoc Island in southern Kien Giang province.
The third Korean ginseng festival will be held from December 5 to 7 at Vincom Mega Mall Royal City, No 72A Nguyen Trai Road, Thanh Xuan District.
(VOV) - More than 1,000 patients in Cambodia’s Koh Kong province have been provided with free medical check-ups and treatment along with free medicine by a delegation of more than 40 voluntary nurses and doctors from Ho Chi Minh City.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and his host Hun Sen cut the red ribbon, inaugurating the Cho Ray-Phnom Penh hospital in Cambodia’s capital on January 13.
As many as 153 poor children in the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang have received free medical check-ups provided by the California-based Social Assistance Programme for Vietnam (SAP-VN).
(VOV) - Four Filipinos have been rescued and brought ashore by a fishing boat owned by Luong Cong Xuyen, a local in Phu Yen province.
A delegation of more than 40 volunteer doctors and health workers from the Mekong Delta City of Can Tho provided free medical exams and treatment as well as medicine for overseas Vietnamese and poor Cambodians in Kongpong Chhnang province on April 1.
Doctors from the Ho Chi Minh City-based Hoa Tam charity and the Reasmey Kompong Som Clinic on January 8 provided free check-ups and medicines for 200 poor Vietnamese people in Cambodia’s Preah Siahnouk province.