Tên y học: Tuberculosis
Bệnh lao gây ra bởi vi khuẩn có tên là Mycobacterium Tuberculosis, có thể tác động đến mọi bộ phận cơ thể nhưng thường gây bệnh ở phổi.
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Hiện nay lao là bệnh nhiễm khuẩn chính và thường gặp nhất, ảnh hưởng đến 2 tỷ người tức 1/3 dân số, với 9 triệu ca mới mỗi năm, hầu hết ở các nước đang phát triển. Lao là một trong 3 bệnh truyền nhiễm gây tử vong cao nhất trên thế giới: HIV/AIDS giết 3 triệu người mỗi năm, lao giết 2 triệu, và sốt rét giết 1 triệu.

A course providing free Vietnamese, Lao, and English language classes for Vietnamese expatriates in Laos opened at the Phat Tich Pagoda in the Lao capital Vientiane on December 22.

Government News 30/1

 Cultural exchanges connect Vietnam, Japan: NA chief, Congratulations to re-elected President of Czech Republic, Lao, VN minister vow cooperation to fight crime, PM urges Bac Lieu to focus on high-tech shrimp farming

Vietnamese, Lao, Cambodian PMs review trilateral cooperation

 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on November 13 held a meeting with his Lao and Cambodian counterparts Thongloun Sisoulith and Hun Sen on the sidelines of the 31st ASEAN Summit in Manila, the Philippines.

Vietnam, Lao, Cambodia courts seek to combat crimes

 The fourth court conference of border provinces of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia is taking place in Nha Trang city, the central province of Khanh Hoa from December 20-21, attracting 120 chief judges, judges and court officials. 

Cambodian, Lao, Vietnamese senior officials gather in Dak Nong

 The 11th Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) of the Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam (CLV) Development Triangle Area opened in Gia Nghia town, the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong on November 1.

Lao, Chinese leaders congratulate new President, PM, NA Chairwoman

 President Tran Dai Quang and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received congratulatory messages from their respective Lao counterparts Bounnhang Vorachit and Thoongloun Sisoulith on July 27.

Entertainment News 16/1

 Thrillist recommends Vietnam, Yang Bay park opens bird garden, Japan tourism features the music of Noo Phuoc Thinh, DJ Mari Ferrari to judge ‘Remix, Mongolian, Lao, Vietnamese circus artists begin festival’

Lao, Cambodian court officials awarded with Vietnam’s insignia

 Chief Judge of the Lao Supreme People’s Court Khamphan Sitthidampha and Deputy Chief Judge of the Cambodian Supreme People’s Court Chiv Keng have been presented with the insignia “For the cause of the court of Vietnam”.

Political News Headlines 10/7

Cuban expert: China takes wrong actions in East Sea; Hanoi hosts first Vietnam–India defence industry workshop; Vietnam hopes for multi-faceted links with German state; Kagoshima learns about HCM City’s investment environment


 Thua Thien-Hue urged to utilise strategic location; President pays working visit to Quang Tri; VN, Laos defence ministries ink 2013 plan; Vietnam attaches importance to ties with Serbia