HCM City has set a target of treating 90 per cent discharged water into rivers and canals by 2020.
PSNews – Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Son, Deputy Minister of Public Security, on February 26 visited Hospital 199 under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS), on the occasion of the 63rd Vietnamese Doctors’ Day.
PSNews-The Ministry of Defense held the ground-breaking ceremony on September 16 for a project to build infrastructure and dioxin pre-treatment facilities of dioxin at Bien Hoa airport.
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-A Scientific Seminar on Cancer in Armed Forces’ Hospital was held on June 15 by the Oncology Center of Hospital 198 and the Mobilization Board for the Establishment of the Armed Forces Cancer Association to share experience and advances in treatment of cancer among healthcare institutions of the Public Security Forces and military.
PSNews- Only 60% of the 13,000 health centers in the country has medical waste treatment facilities, meeting the required standards, and most of them are central- and provincial-level hospitals, said Ms. Nguyen Thi Lien Huong, Director of the Health Environment Management Department under the Ministry of Health.
The amount of solid waste in Vietnam has kept surging with more complicated components as a result of increasing population and human activities, according to a report released.
The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has submitted a solid-waste treatment plan to 2025 to the Ministry of Construction, which will seek approval from the Government.