Three arrested for smuggling 46kg of crystal meth from Laos into VN

VGP - Border guards in the central province of Quang Tri have busted a trans-border drug trafficking ring from Laos...

VN, Thailand enhance cooperation in cracking down on drug trafficking rings

VGP – Minister of Public Security To Lam vowed to promote cooperation in investigating and cracking down on drug trafficking...

VN, China’s border provinces intensify cooperation in illegal migration control

VGP - Border provinces of Viet Nam and China on August 5 agreed to further step up cooperation in verifying...

VN, Laos forge cooperation in drug combat

VGP - Minster of Public Security General To Lam on August 2 asked public security forces to continue their intensive...

DPM asks for effective communications work on HIV/AIDS, drug, prostitution prevention

VGP – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has asked relevant agencies and ministries to fully utilize effective coordination mechanisms,...

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...

Statistics

Thanh Hoa: 90% of HIV/AIDS carriers treated with ARV

VGP – The north central province of Thanh Hoa has reported 90% of its HIV carriers have been treated with ARV, becoming one of the localities that have early reached...