There is great public concern at the outbreak of scarlet fever and measles in Hanoi and the Northern provinces. Not only children but also adults are susceptible to the infectious virus. Patients are already crowding the infection division of the National Tropical Disease Centre in Hanoi. According to the deputy director of the hospital, Nguyen Hong Ha, scarlet fever has occurred during the same time in previous years and children have been most vulnerable to the disease. This year however, the fever has prolonged for one month and showed no signs of abating. Hundreds of adults have been hospitalized this year including serious and complicated cases of encephalitis, while toddlers are seen to suffer from respiratory inflammation. After Tet (lunar New Year), more than 70 percent of the people hospitalized for examination and treatment suffered from influenza and scarlet fever. Doctor Ha disclosed that the culprit behind the present scarlet fever spread was the rubella virus, … [Read more...] about Outbreak of scarlet fever and measles in North Vietnam
Report of medical examination and vaccination record
Preface Chapter I: Vietnam's Viewpoints and Policies on Human Rights Chapter II: Vietnam's Achievements in the Protection and Promotion of Human Rights I. Civil and Political Rights 1. Rights to Vote and Stand for Election, and to Participate in the Administration of the State and Management of the Society 2. Freedoms of Speech and the Press, and the Right to Information 3. Freedom of Association and Assembly 4. Freedom of Religion and Belief 5. Ensuring Equal Rights among Ethnic Groups 6. Ensuring the Rights to Life, Physical Inviolability and Dignity 7. Freedom of Movement and Residence II. Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 1. Rights to Economic Development and Improvement of the Material Life 2. Social Rights 3. Right to Healthcare III. Rights of Women, Children, Family, Elderly and Disabled People. 1. Women's Rights and Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women 2. The Rights of the Child 3. Rights of Disabled People and Agent … [Read more...] about The book “Achievements in Protecting and Promoting Human Rights in Vietnam”
A. SOCIO-ECONOMIC OVERVIEW IN JULY, 2009 AND THE FIRST SEVEN MONTHS OF 2009: I. ECONOMY: 1. Manufacturing: 1.1. Industrial Manufacture - Construction: Estimated value of industrial manufacture in July, 2009 is VND6,695.3 billion (fixed price in 1994), decreasing 0.5% against the previous month. Accumulatively, the first eight months reach VND45,814.4 billion, achieving 54.6% of the plan and increasing 7.3% % compared with the same period. a/ Central State-owned Industries: Estimated value of industrial manufacture in July, 2009 is VND956 billion, decreasing 0.4% against the previous month, that of the first eight months reaches VND7,018.5 billion, making up 53.7% of the plan and up 97.4% compared with the same period. … [Read more...] about Socio-Economic Overview in July, 2009 and Seven Months of 2009; Major Tasks in August, 2009
A. SOCIO-ECONOMIC SITUATION IN THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2009: In the first quarter of 2009, the province's socio-economic situation and security and national defense not only gained a lot of advantages but also faced a lot of difficulties and challenges. This has affected production. The impact of the global economic crisis made all businesses reduce production. However, thanks to the efforts of all levels of leadership, sectors, businesses and manufacturers, the province's economy continues growing. … [Read more...] about Socio-economic report for the first quarter of 2009 and some main tasks in the second quarter of 2009
I. ECONOMY 1. Manufacturing: 1.1. Industrial manufacture: - Estimated value of industrial manufacture in 4/2009 is VND 6,405.5 billion (fixed price in 1994), up 1.4% against last month. The first four months reach VND 24,982.5 bil, achieving 27,2% of the plan and up 6,9% compared with the same period last year. a/ Central state industrial sector: Estimated value of industrial manufacture in 4/2009 is VND 674.9 billion, equal to 96.2% last month; the first four months reach 2,446.5 bil, achieving 25.4% of the plan, equal to 95.2% the same period last year. … [Read more...] about Socio-Economic Overview in April 2009 and the first four months of 2009; Some key tasks in May 2009.