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Small children a big problem

November 15, 2009
Small children a big problem

A mother breastfeeds her baby in Hanoi. Vietnam is among the 24 countries with the largest numbers of children under five years old who suffer from stunted growth. This “surprising” finding is made by the recently released UNICEF report titled Tracking Progress on Child and Maternal Development.Approximately 200 million children under the age of five [...]

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Fifth super-flu case confirmed in Vietnam

June 5, 2009
Fifth super-flu case confirmed in Vietnam

The mother of a six-year-old child who tested positive for the virus on June 4 was also confirmed as being positive for the A/H1N1 virus. This is the fifth case in Vietnam. On June 4, Tan Son Nhat Airport in HCM City welcomed over 5,000 visitors from countries which have A/H1N1 flu; six were isolated [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...