The action month for labour safety and hygiene was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on May 6 (Illustrative image. Source: VNA)

Action month for labour safety and hygiene launched

The action month for labour safety and hygiene was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on May 6, focusing on measures to prevent and control dangerous and harmful factors at workplace so as to mitigate occupational accidents and diseases.
50,000 HIV Vietnamese  'do not know they are infected'

50,000 HIV Vietnamese 'do not know they are infected'

A substantial proportion of people infected with the HIV virus do not know they are carrying it, accounting for 20 percent of total number of HIV infections in the country, said the HIV/AIDS Prevention Department at a press brief on the action month against the disease yesterday.