07 Sep 2016, 14:43
(Hanoi, Vietnam)- 6th September 2016, the Ministry of health of Vietnam launched the national workshop for dissemination of report of Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) in 2015. It is the second repeat of GATS in Vietnam (firstly conducted in 2010).
18 Apr 2014, 15:12
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The global tobacco epidemic kills nearly 6 million people each year, of which more than 600 000 are non-smokers dying from breathing second-hand smoke.
01 Apr 2014, 11:31
Ministry of Health establised the inspection teams in 3 provinces: Thai Nguyen, Vinh Phuc, Hanoi. In Vinh Phuc and Thai Nguyen, most of facilities sticked the ban signs as regulations of Tobacco Control Law
11 Feb 2014, 12:03
As well as new records for winter sports achievements, visitors to the Olympic Winter Games 2014 will be expecting innovative sport facilities, modernized transportation infrastructure and traditional hospitality in Sochi on Russia’s Black Sea coast.
04 Dec 2013, 14:25
Da Lat city, Lam Dong province, 29 November 2013, in collaboration with the General Department of Tourism, Ministry of Culture - Sport and Tourism, VINACOSH, Ministry of Health launched the workshop guiding the tobacco control law implementation for the state managers working in the tourism and hotel management in the central region.
14 Nov 2013, 15:12
Hanoi, 12 November 2013, in collaboration with Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization, the General Department of Logistics and Techniques, Ministry of Public Security launched a workshop for implementation of tobacco control activities within its system.
14 Nov 2013, 14:59
Hanoi, 12 November 2013, Prof. Nguyen Thi Xuyen, Vice Minister of Health had a courtesy call with Dr.Matthew L Myers, President of Campaigns for Tobacco Free Kids (TFK).
10 Oct 2013, 10:50
On 27 September 2013, a workshop in a series of TC Law communication and dissemination has been held by the collaboration Health Services Administration - Ministry of Health and Health Department - Ministry of Public Security in Da Lat city, Lam Dong province.
30 Jul 2013, 09:51
More than 1,000 health - promoting projects and activities run by the Thai Health Promotion Foundation (ThaiHealth) have benefited society, the Thailand Development Research Institude (TDRI) says
06 May 2013, 12:08
On 23 April 2013, Vinacosh - Ministry of Health of Vietnam organized a national conference recently to discuss the implementation of the Vietnam Tobacco Control law, which takes effect on 01 May 2013.
22 Apr 2013, 15:58
The new law, due to take effect on Jan 11th 2009, will bring Taiwan to become a smoke free country following the footsteps of other 16 countries.