December 28, 2020 | 09:00
In 2020, Vietnam’s pharmaceutical market is estimated to have grown by around 4 per cent compared to the previous year, according to healthcare data multinational IQVIA. The market is expected to continue growing significantly in terms of both capacity and value thanks to the country’s population size of nearly 100 million people, improved access to healthcare, and the government’s efforts to promote universal health insurance.
April 15, 2020 | 09:54
AIA Vietnam presented VND25 billion ($1.1 million) to the Vietnamese Fatherland Front Central Committee in support of Vietnam's battle against COVID-19.
April 08, 2020 | 14:30
Vietnamese workers in the Republic of Korea (RoK) will be given ten face masks each free of charge for use in two weeks amid the spread of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country.
March 12, 2020 | 14:42
South Korean-backed insurer Hanwha Life Vietnam, in tandem with the Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients in Ho Chi Minh City, has been donating free health insurance cards to needy people in Vietnam with an aim of improving healthcare conditions for people in a difficult stituation due to the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic.
September 17, 2019 | 09:58
More than 17 million schoolchildren and students nationwide have joined health insurance so far, accounting for 95.3 percent of the total, according to the Vietnam Social Security (VSS).
June 26, 2019 | 17:03
More than 10 million people were yet to be covered by health insurance as of May 2019, it was reported at an online discussion on sustainable development of health insurance held by the Government portal on June 25.
September 10, 2018 | 17:01
Generali Vietnam's “VITA-La Chan Vang” (VITA-Golden Shield) cancer insurance product gives consumers peace of mind by protecting them from all types of cancer.
August 04, 2018 | 09:50
Vietnam Social Security (VSI) has reported that many hospitals have been found abusing the health insurance fund in the first six months of this year.
June 24, 2018 | 11:15
The meeting highlights long-term commitment of Generali to Vietnam, a key growth market for the insurance group.
May 31, 2018 | 16:47
No new health insurance cards will be issued from 2019, according to Vietnam Social Insurance (VSI).
March 08, 2018 | 12:23
Hanwha Life Vietnam and Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients in Ho Chi Minh City signed a cooperation agreement to donate free healthcare cards to the poor.
April 09, 2013 | 09:00
Unpaid social insurance fees have hit a record on the back of dark economic woes.
February 20, 2012 | 08:38
On February 15, 2012, new regulations on insurance sector business activities came into effect under Decree No. 123/2011/ND-CP (“Decree 123”) detailing the Law on Amendments to the Law on Insurance Business being effective from July 2011.
August 22, 2011 | 07:01
Swiss Re, a leading and highly diversified global reinsurer, commissioned a large scale survey covering 13,800 consumers aged 20 to 40 across major cities of 11 Asia-Pacific markets during April-May, 2011.
August 29, 2010 | 21:58
We will have to pay more for treatment. But, we have run out of money and we do not qualify for state health insurance