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 Control has required ministries, agencies and localities to focus on key tasks for effective realization of AIDS, drug and prostitution prevention and control work.
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 prevention and control period to increase criminal activities.
60,000 people receive HIV testing, counseling in Bac Ninh in 2019 VGP – As many as 60,000 people received HIV testing and counseling in the northern province of Bac Ninh in 2019, of whom 8,949 have been supported by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS.
Recommendations for HIV carriers amid COVID-19 fears VGP – There is no specific information about the risk of COVID-19 in people with HIV, however people with HIV can also be at increased risk of getting very sick with COVID-19 based on their age and other medical conditions.