The end of 2019 and the coming Tết (Vietnamese Lunar New Year) are expected to witness more drug and fireworks smuggling cases through border gates in Tây Ninh.
The Ministry of Health has issued specific guidelines on intervention to manage synthetic drugs abusers amid an increase in drug use in the country.
Base.vn yesterday launched the Việt Nam’s first ATS (Applicant Tracking System) in HCM City.
Former UN chief and Nobel peace laureate Kofi Annan died Saturday at the age of 80, prompting a barrage of tributes and condolences from around the world for the "diplomatic rock star".
HCM City needs to develop specific healthcare policies and guidelines for transgender women as HIV prevalence among this group is estimated to be about 19 per cent worldwide, according to Dr Hoàng Đình Cảnh, deputy director of the Việt Nam Authority of HIV/AIDS Control.
Senior government officials from ASEAN member countries, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia, Canada and the US participated in a two-day conference on the global synthetic drug problem in Hà Nội.
Anti-retroviral (ARV) therapy and methadone maintenance therapy will be offered at the same health facilities to achieve the UN’s 90-90-90 goals by 2020, according to the Việt Nam Administration for HIV/AIDS Control.
Seventy-four farmers in Mỹ Lộc Commune in Vĩnh Long Province grow organic rice as part of a pilot project that aims to bring consumers safer quality products and enable sustainable agricultural production.
HCM City People’s Committee has instructed departments and other agencies to take measures to reduce the recreational use of amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) among local residents.