Photo contest “Impressive Vietnam amid COVID-19 fears” kicked off

29/05/2020 18:39

PSNews - The Ministry of Health in collaboration with the Institute for Research on Development Communication launched a photo contest themed “Impressive Vietnam amid COVID-19 fears”, aiming to promote some of the marvelous achievements that the country has made in its COVID-19 fight to the world. 

PM orders speeding up COVID-19 vaccinations

24/02/2021 19:53

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked the Ministry of Health, relevant agencies, and localities on February 24 to ramp up the pace of the nation’s COVID-19 vaccination scheme in an effort to ensure that local people are given protection against the virus.

MoH announces priority groups in COVID-19 vaccination plan

24/02/2021 18:52

PSNews - According to the announcement of the Ministry of Health of Vietnam, there are 11 priority groups in COVID-19 vaccination plan, which were identified based on the outbreak situation and given the current limited supply of vaccines in Vietnam.

Food safety requested during Tet festival

06/01/2021 15:49

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has requested the ministries of health, agriculture and rural development, industry and trade and People's Committees of provinces and cities work to ensure food safety during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.

Da Nang re-imposes social distancing measures

26/07/2020 13:20

The Municipal People’s Committee of Da Nang on July 26 issued a written notice requiring all relevant agencies to implement measures to prevent and control the spread of COVID-19 in the city.

Health Ministry launches National Micronutrient Day 2019

29/05/2019 12:10

The Ministry of Health launched the National Micronutrient Day 2019 in the central province of Thanh Hoa on May 28 with an aim to promote the physical and mental health development of children, as well as their life quality.

MPS leaders meet health leaders and dedicated doctors

22/02/2019 17:19

PSNews - The Ministry of Public Security (MPS) on February 21 held a meeting with leaders of the Ministry of Health, professors and doctors in the health sector, and leaders of hospitals in Hanoi on the occasion of the 64th Anniversary of the Vietnamese Doctors' Day (February 27).

Dengue fever cases in Hanoi fall 96.8%

25/09/2018 18:25

Hanoi has reported 955 cases of dengue fever in 261 communes, wards and towns across its 30 districts from the outset of the year, a year-on-year decrease of 96.8%.

Ministry of Health: 63 people died of rabies in 2017

09/01/2018 13:34

PSNews - 2017 has ended with 63 deaths from rabies in Vietnam, causing a public concern about the illness, which results in the highest number of deaths among communicable diseases in the country.

Vietnam commited to join global effort to prevent animal-born disease

14/07/2017 15:24

PSNews- An international conference themed“Strengthening One Health Cooperation in line with the National One Health Strategic Plan (OHSP), 2016-2020” was co-held by the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and other international organizations on July 12.

Smoking crackdown underway

17/11/2016 16:50

Inspectors from the Ministry of Health have started to inspect smoke-free restaurants and hotels in Hanoi as part of efforts to build a non-smoking environment in public places.