Supply shortage of Quinvaxem results in kids not being fully immunized

Supply shortage of Quinvaxem results in kids not being fully immunized

Many medical clinics in Ho Chi Minh City run out of children's five-in-one vaccine Quinvaxem against diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, hepatitis B, and Haemophilus influenza type B in the National Expanded Immunization Program whereas the replacing vaccine ComBe Five has not been supplied yet.

UN chief urges leaders to step up fight on climate change

UN chief urges leaders to step up fight on climate change

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday vowed to keep pressing global leaders to take greater action against human-caused climate change as temperatures rise and natural disasters wreak havoc around the world.
Indonesia's national currency rupiah (Photo: VNA)

Indonesia strives to stop currency’s sharp plunge against USD

 Indonesia has spent 11.9 trillion rupiah (about 796.7 million USD) in total through several market operations to reduce the pressure from depreciated value of the national currency against the USD, the governor of the country’s central bank said on September 5.
The goal, described as “more valuable than gold” by many fans and commentators, was scored by Nguyen Cong Phuong, wearing jersey number 9, at the 88th minute. (Source: VNA)

Vietnam beat Bahrain 1-0, entering ASIAD quarter-finals

The Vietnam Olympic team made history with its first entrance into the ASIAD quarter-finals after winning 1- 0 against Bahrain during the last stages of the 16-team knockout round for the men’s football of the Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018 in Indonesia on August 23.
Phan Van Anh Vu at the court (Photo : VNA)

Another charge for Phan Van Anh Vu

The Ministry of Public Security announced on August 9 that its investigative agency has decided to launch criminal proceedings against Phan Van Anh Vu and four others on the charge of violating regulations on management and use of State assets, causing loss and wastefulness in the central city of Da Nang.