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Health ministry updates press on nCoV situation

Health ministry updates press on nCoV situation

The Health Ministry held a press conference on January 31 to provide latest information on the acute respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus (nCoV) in the country and the world.

PM calls for joint efforts against nCoV

PM calls for joint efforts against nCoV

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked ministries, agencies and localities to stay vigilant to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (nCoV).

Deputy PM Dam urges astute methods for pneumonia prevention

Deputy PM Dam urges astute methods for pneumonia prevention

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam paid a visit to the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases in Hanoi on January 23 in order to directly guide the prevention and control of the spread of the acute pneumonia epidemic caused by a novel coronavirus (nCoV) in Vietnam.

No cases of acute pneumonia caused by nCoV in Vietnam

No cases of acute pneumonia caused by nCoV in Vietnam

No cases of acute pneumonia, caused by a novel coronavirus (nCoV), have been reported in Vietnam by January 19, according to the Preventive Medicine Department under the Ministry of Health (MoH).

Vietnam responds to World Food Safety Day

Vietnam responds to World Food Safety Day

VOV.VN -The Administration for Food Safety and Hygiene have carried out activities alongside GrabFood in response to World Food Safety Day, the first time that the country has marked such an event.

NA Vice Chairwoman lauds WHO’s efforts in public health care

NA Vice Chairwoman lauds WHO’s efforts in public health care

Permanent Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong lauded the World Health Organisation (WHO) for partnering with Vietnam to improve public health care quality during a reception in Hanoi on April 26 for WHO Regional Director for the Western Pacific Takeshi Kasai.

Vietnam aims to eradicate malaria by 2030

Vietnam aims to eradicate malaria by 2030

Vietnam is expected to put an end to Plasmodium falciparum malaria parasite by 2025, towards eliminating all species of malaria by 2030 as recommended by the World Health Organisation (WHO).

Immunization and preventive health in Vietnam

Immunization and preventive health in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) covers 12 infectious children’s diseases. Smallpox, polio, and neonatal tetanus have been eradicated in Vietnam. Immunization programs have effectively prevented dangerous infectious diseases.

UK-funded dengue forecasting system introduced in Vietnam

UK-funded dengue forecasting system introduced in Vietnam

The UN Development Programme (UNDP), the World Health Organisation (WHO) and HR Wallingford company on March 19 launched a pioneering dengue forecasting system in Vietnam, hoping to curb the spread of this disease in the country.