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Prime Minister calls for enhancing efforts to root out fraud

Recent cases of fraud to misappropriate people’s property have caused public concern in sectors including finance, banking, real estate, multi-level trading and e-commerce, with cyber fraud in particular on the rise.

Prevention is better than cure

Prevention, detection, quarantine, isolation and stamping out are the five decisive steps Vietnam has taken in the fight against Covid-19.

Hanoi plans large-scale testing to prevent COVID-19

Authorities in Hanoi have proposed buying an additional 200,000 COVID-19 test kits to conduct large-scale testing.

Flights from nCoV-affected areas to Vietnam suspended

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAV) has asked airlines to proactively adjust their flight schedules and suspended all flights from coronavirus-affected areas to Vietnam.

Prevention, control of human trafficking aims for protection of human rights and social stability

Mobilizing all resources, promoting the combined strength of both the political system and the entire people in preventing and repelling the crime of human trafficking.


Kien Giang needs over $68.8 million to tackle coastal erosion

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang needs $68.8 million to fight coastal erosion, according to Nguyen Van Tam, Director of the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

With Japanese encephalitis season beginning in VN, doctor advises prevention

People who have children especially at the age of between 5 and 15 and in the Mekong Delta should take preventive measures against Japanese encephalitis, which breaks out between June and October every year, 

National action plan on prevention, control of cervical cancer launched

The Ministry of Health and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) jointly launched The National Action Plan on Prevention and Control of Cervical Cancer in Viet Nam for the period from 2016 to 2025

Officials warn of forest fires

 VietNamNet Bridge – Local authorities must communicate better about forest fire prevention and fighting regulations to minimise practices that could cause forest fires during the dry season.

Four scenarios for H7N9 flu prevention in Vietnam

The Ministry of Health has approved the H7N9 flu prevention plan in Vietnam, with four situations. Vietnam has not detected the presence of the virus in poultry and humans yet.