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.
The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health on October 30 confirmed Vietnam’s first microcephaly case likely related to the Zika virus.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested that the Ministry of Health (MoH) speed up the pace of the national vaccination campaign in order to ensure that it is launched this week.
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.
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.
The northern border province of Quang Ninh has decided to suspend transport services, after a community case was announced by the Ministry of Health early the same day.
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.
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.
The Ministry of Health on May 25 requested provinces and centrally-run cities nationwide to enhance the prevention and control of the Zika virus and dengue fever.
The Ministry of Health (MoH) and UNICEF Vietnam launched a media campaign entitled “Kindness is Contagious” on May 6, to build solidarity and spread kindness among young Vietnamese during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
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).
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%.
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.
PSNews – According to the Ministry of Health, health status of 35,000 children, aged 0 to 8 in 9 districts of the 3 provinces of Kon Tum, Gia Lai and Dien Bien, will be monitored with the aid of mobile technology.
The Ministry of Health on Monday asked hospitals in the city to work all weekends for timely discovery and treatment of dengue fever patients.
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.
PSNews - Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has proposed the Government Office to clarify regulations relating to homemade alcohol in the draft decree on alcohol trading.
The Ministry of Health said it will step up administrative reform and improve public services to increase the satisfaction of people and businesses in 2017.
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.