Population policies should change from focusing on population and family planning to focusing on population and development, said Associate Professor Nguyen Dinh Cu, former director of the Institute of Population and Social Studies, at a conference in Hanoi on December 1.
Public health insurance was discussed at a recent conference held by the Party Central Committee's Economic Commission and the Vietnam Social Insurance Agency (VSIA) in the central city of Da Nang.
Several policies targeting ethnic minorities are still not interconnected, troubling local authorities during implementation, some members of the National Assembly’s Ethnic Affairs Council said.
VOV.VN - HelpAge Asia-Pacific Regional Conference 2016 themed “The Economic Implication of Ageing” has been held in Hanoi to address ageing population issues in the region.
Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has asked for intensified efforts to accelerate the establishment of a national population database which was approved by the Prime Minister nearly one year ago.
Vietnam recorded an increasing third-child birthrate over the last five years, especially in well-to-do families, heard a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on July 29.
VOV.VN - A rally and parade in Hanoi sponsored by the Ministry of Health (MoH) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on July 9 to mark World Population Day drew the participation of hundreds.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam Social Insurance Corporation and the Ministry of Health on June 29 held a conference in Hanoi on the implementation of health insurance between 2016 and 2020.
Approximately 613,800 people found employment in the first five months of 2016, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
By 2020, 80% of Vietnam's population will use mobile phones and the number of online business will increase 40%.
Vietnam has ranked fourth out of 149 countries assessed for how well they convert national wealth into well-being for the population, according to a recent analysis from The Boston Consulting Group’s (BCG) Sustainable Economic Development Assessment (SEDA).
The construction ministry recently issued a circular on the management and use of apartment buildings, which is expected to improve the relationship between residents, investors and the building's management boards.
Vietnam’s population has remained stable and yet to surpass 92 million people, heard a conference held on January 14 reviewing last year’s outcomes related to population and family planning.
(VOV) -Business Insider, a leading US business and entertainment website, has recently revealed the list of top 9 countries with the largest amount of entrepreneurs. The number is calculated by the percentage of the adult population that owns or co-owns a new business and has paid salaries or wages for three or more months.
(VOV) -The Party Central Committee and the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) co-organized a workshop on Vietnam’s population and sustainable growth in Hanoi on December 16.
The Vietnamese population will enter the “aging phase” in 2017, which is expected to create both opportunities and challenges for the country, heard a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on October 2.
The World Bank (WB) will closely work with Vietnam to complete a population report with a vision towards 2035, WB Country Director for Vietnam Victoria Kwakwa has said.
The population of Hanoi's central districts have rapidly grown over recent years, putting immense strain on infrastructure and services.
Nearly 9 million people in Vietnam, or 10% of the population, suffer from mental disorders, including 2.5% with serious mental illnesses under social protection.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s population has expanded rapidly over the past 25 years, having grown from 66.2 million in 1990 to 90.5 million in 2014, according to the latest figures of the General Statistics Office (GSO).