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Flu patients increase due to cold weather
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Flu patients increase due to cold weather

Following increasing flu hospitalizations, the Ministry of Health yesterday sent its urgent dispatch to departments of health nationwide asked to adopt preventive measures against flu.

Patients suffering from flu increase due to cold weather
Health

Patients suffering from flu increase due to cold weather

Following increasing flu hospitalizations, the Ministry of Health yesterday sent its urgent dispatch to departments of health nationwide asked to adopt preventive measures against flu.

January retail sales up 3% due to growing consumption demand for Tet
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January retail sales up 3% due to growing consumption demand for Tet

NDO - The total retail sale value of goods and services in January was estimated to reach VND361.1 trillion (US$15.89 billion), up 3% compared to the previous month and up 9.5% compared to the same

VIDEO:Ninety –two workers hospitalized due to food poisoning
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VIDEO:Ninety –two workers hospitalized due to food poisoning

Xuyen A general Hospital yesterday announced medical workers of its emergency center 115 were providing intensive treatment to 92 workers who were experienced food poisoning.

Many elderly people, kids hospitalized due to cold weather
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Many elderly people, kids hospitalized due to cold weather

Chilly weather in northern Vietnam has driven many elderly people and kids into hospitals while temperature in the south also decreased because the cold weather in the north has affected the south.

Alarming increase in kids with IH due to vitamin K deficiency
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Alarming increase in kids with IH due to vitamin K deficiency

The National Children Hospital in Hanoi has admitted three infants under one year old with a diagnosis of Intracranial hemorrhage (IH) due to late onset of vitamin K deficiency.

Indonesia extends Bali airport closure due to Agung eruption
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Indonesia extends Bali airport closure due to Agung eruption

En Vnexpress - Disaster agency warns of 'imminent' risk of major eruption as thousands stranded at Bali airports.

Due to mistrust of sellers, 3% VN shoppers pay online
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Due to mistrust of sellers, 3% VN shoppers pay online

In the country's e-commerce industry, online payments account for only 3 to 4 per cent, while cash on delivery (COD) is...

CPI in October rises 0.41% due to impacts of storms, floods
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CPI in October rises 0.41% due to impacts of storms, floods

NDO/VNA - The consumer price index (CPI) in October increased by 0.41% from the previous month, largely driven by the impacts of the storms and historic floods in northern and central Vietnam in

VIDEO:Can Tho authority ceases free milk drink program due to mass poisoning
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VIDEO:Can Tho authority ceases free milk drink program due to mass poisoning

In its dispatch to relevant agencies, the Department of Health in the Mekong delta City of Can Tho yesterday asked to cease the program, which offered by Nestle’s Milo gratis to students at

Can Tho authority ceases free milk drink program due to mass poisoning
Health

Can Tho authority ceases free milk drink program due to mass poisoning

In its dispatch to relevant agencies, the Department of Health in the Mekong delta City of Can Tho yesterday asked to cease the program, which offered by Nestle’s Milo gratis to students at

Doctors perform C-section on mother in coma due to cancer
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Doctors perform C-section on mother in coma due to cancer

Surgeons of Gia Dinh People’s Hospital yesterday carried out a Cesarean section on a pregnant woman who was in coma due to metastasis of brain cancer.

Hue halts night tour due to rain
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Hue halts night tour due to rain

The night sight-seeing tour “Citadel by night” at the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre will be temporarily stopped due to heavy rain.

Ferries to Phu Quoc suspended due to bad weather
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Ferries to Phu Quoc suspended due to bad weather

En Vnexpress - The vessels will resume transport when the weather calms down.

Ferries to Phu Quoc suppended due to bad weather
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Ferries to Phu Quoc suppended due to bad weather

En Vnexpress - The vessels will resume transport when the weather calms down.

Vietnam stops circulation of Human Albumin due to suspect of mad cow
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Vietnam stops circulation of Human Albumin due to suspect of mad cow

The Ministry of Health ordered all medical clinics nationwide and pharmaceutical companies to stop selling and using biological batch Human Albumin 20% because of suspect of mad cow.

Mortality rate due to air pollution from power plants in VN surges
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Mortality rate due to air pollution from power plants in VN surges

It is estimated that death due to air pollution from coal-fired power plants in Vietnam will increase from 4,300 in 2011 to 15,700 in 2030,  said director of the Research and Training Center for

Patient suffers brain damage due to ineffective endocarditis
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Patient suffers brain damage due to ineffective endocarditis

A 30 year old patient was diagnosed to have brain damage who was experienced high fever and spoke with a lisp.

Vietnam’s pepper export revenue loses spice due to oversupply
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Vietnam’s pepper export revenue loses spice due to oversupply

En nexpress - With supply exceeding demand, farmers are being told to hold on to their stocks and wait for prices to rise.

Vietnam’s power prices high due to monopoly’s multi billion-dollar debt: official
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Vietnam’s power prices high due to monopoly’s multi billion-dollar debt: official

En nexpress - Electricity of Vietnam owes $9.7 billion, and often blames losses for hiking prices.

Vietnam’s power prices high due to electricity monopoly’s multi billion-dollar debt: official
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Vietnam’s power prices high due to electricity monopoly’s multi billion-dollar debt: official

En nexpress - Electricity of Vietnam owes $9.7 billion, and often blames losses for hiking prices.

Annual suicide rates peak due to depression
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Annual suicide rates peak due to depression

Baomoi - Between 36,000 and 40,000 people in Vietnam commit suicide per year among the sharp rise in the number of local people living with depression.

Rice exporters suffer losses due to sudden domestic price hike
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Rice exporters suffer losses due to sudden domestic price hike

Vietnamnet - The sudden surge in domestic rice prices in this year’s winter-spring crop has made a number of rice exporters suffer from losses in the first quarter.

Public debt growth due to missed GDP target
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Public debt growth due to missed GDP target

Vietnamnet - The main reason for the rapid rise of Viet Nam’s public debt is the failure to achieve the targeted economic growth rate and the resulting tax collection shortfall, Finance Minister

Exports maintain decent growth due to higher prices: report
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Exports maintain decent growth due to higher prices: report

Nhan dan - NDO - Vietnam maintained decent export growth in the first two months of 2017 thanks to higher export prices, according to the National Financial Supervisory Commission (NFSC).