DPM asks for enhancing interdisciplinary cooperation in AIDS, drug prevention

VGP – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, Chairman of the National Committee for AIDS, Drugs and Prostitution Prevention and...

National strategy on ending AIDS by 2030 drafted

VGP – The Ministry of Health has drafted a national strategy on ending AIDS by 2030 with the aim of...

Three policies in draft Law on drug prevention and control reviewed

VGP – The Ministry of Public Security has assessed social and gender impacts of three policies in the draft Law...

Four countries starts 91st joint patrol on Mekong River

VGP - China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand began their 91st joint patrol on the Mekong River on March 24.

Drug traffickers increase activities during COVID-19 period

VGP – Police and border forces said that a number of criminals, including drug criminals, are taking advantages of COVID-19...

Questions & Answers

The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infects cells of the immune system, destroying or impairing their function. Infection with the virus results in the progressive deterioration of the immune system, leading to "immune deficiency." The immune system is considered deficient when...

Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is a surveillance term defined by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and by the European Centre for the Epidemiological Monitoring of AIDS (EuroHIV). The term AIDS applies to the most advanced...

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Thai drug trafficker arrested

VGP - Customs officials at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Ho Chi Minh City have detained a foreign national and seized nearly 3.97 kilograms of cocaine with a street value...