Singaporean frigate makes Vietnam visit

26/04/2018 21:16

- The Singaporean Navy’s RSS Intrepid with 150 crewmembers on board docked at Tien Sa Port in central Da Nang City on April 26, beginning a four-day visit to Vietnam.

Vice President gives speech at Global Summit of Women in Sydney

26/04/2018 23:13

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh highlighted Vietnamese women’s contributions to the national economy in her speech delivered at the 28th Global Summit of Women (GSW) themed “Creating Economies of Shared Value”, which opened in Sydney, Australia on April 26.

Internet connections disrupted as APG int’l cable down

25/04/2018 12:02

The Asia-Pacific Gateway (APG) international undersea cable broke down at 23:50 on April 23, disrupting Internet connections from Vietnam to other countries, according to the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications (VNPT).

Hanoi to build US$ 417 million road

24/04/2018 20:41

PSNews – The People’s Committee of Hanoi held a ceremony to start a project to build an elevated road above Ring Road 2’s section between Vinh Tuy Bridge and Nga Tu So Roundabout on April 22.    

Book bus launched in Ho Chi Minh City

24/04/2018 12:25

PSNews - The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Transportation in collaboration with the Public Transportation Management Center and HCMC Book Street on April 21 inaugurated the bookbus system. 

Brothers fly flag for Vietnam on UK TV show

23/04/2018 19:57

Acrobatic brothers Giang Quoc Nghiep and Giang Quoc Co left British television audiences speechless on April 21 night after performing their death-defying head balancing act on a UK TV talent show.

Nam Dinh has four more new-style rural districts

21/04/2018 19:22

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue, head of the Steering Committee for National Target Programmes, has handed over the Prime Minister’s decisions recognising four districts of the northern provinces of Nam Dinh as new-style rural areas.

Carina Plaza’s investor arrested for fire safety violations

21/04/2018 15:01

Ho Chi Minh City’s Investigation Police Agency on April 20 started criminal proceedings against Nguyen Van Tung, Director of Hung Thanh Co. Ltd., for his alleged violations in fire safety regulations, leading to serious consequences in the blaze at the apartment complex Carina Plaza on March 23.

35 books win first National Book Awards

20/04/2018 17:18

PSNews - 22 books with good contents and 13 others with good designs have been honoured with the National Book Awards, the first of its kind in Vietnam, at a ceremony at the National Library in Hanoi on April 19.

8 provinces to receive new mobile libraries

20/04/2018 15:35

PSNews - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on April 18 presented bookmobiles to eight provinces across Vietnam, namely Lang Son, Dien Bien, HoaBinh, NinhBinh, Nam Dinh, QuangBinh, Lam Dong and Ca Mau.

Three Royal Australian Navy Warships pay a goodwill visit to Vietnam

19/04/2018 17:59

Three Royal Australian Navy (RAN) warships, HMAS ANZAC, HMAS TOOWOOMBA and HMAS SUCCESS have arrived in Sai Gon Port, starting their good will visit to Vietnam from 19 to 22 April. The port visit aims to strengthen the relationship between our two navies and the Strategic Partnership between Australia and Vietnam.

Vietnam wants World Bank’s support in food safety

19/04/2018 16:26

Vietnam pledges coordination with and hopes to receive further support from the World Bank (WB) and other partners to improve food hygiene and safety, said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam at an online conference held in Hanoi on April 18.