More pedestrian-only streets coming in Hanoi

26/06/2017 20:06

Hanoi authorities are drawing up plans to set aside additional streets for pedestrians only to “lessen public dependency” on private vehicles, especially motorbikes, the head of the municipal department of transportation, Vu Van Vien, said at a June 21 workshop on traffic safety.


Permanent Vice PM presents bicycles for poor students

26/06/2017 19:58

PSNews-Permanent Vice Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh, on June 25, presented bicycles and scholarships to ethnic and poor students with good academic records in Tan Bien Commune, Tan Bien District, Tay Ninh.

Vietnam Airlines enters Top 20 Airlines

26/06/2017 10:56

PSNews-Vietnam Airlines is ranked 14th in the list of 20 World's Best Premium Economy Class 2017, according to the latest ranking updated by independent rating agency SkyTrax. 

Commune officials take high school graduation exam

26/06/2017 10:15

PSNews – The recent National High School Graduation Exam saw some special candidates, one of whom was Hoang Thi Dong (46), a member of the Women's Union of Hong Tien commune, Huong Tra town, Thua Thien Hue province. 

World-renowned surgeon shares experience at Viet Duc Hospital

24/06/2017 20:24

PSNews- On June 23, Viet Duc Hospital in collaboration with the Thien Nhan and Friends Program held a scientific workshop on updated diagnosis and treatment of genital urinary tract disorders with the participation of Roberto Decastro, a world renowned surgeon and other leading experts in the urology from Italy and Vietnam.

Training workshop on management of construction projects held

23/06/2017 23:01

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Ministry of Construction (MOC) jointly organized a training workshop on management of construction projects within the scope of the Technical Cooperation Project for “Capacity Enhancement in Cost Estimation, Contract Management, Quality and Safety in Construction Investment Projects in Viet Nam (CCQSP)” on June 22, 2017.

ICT training for the coastal youth empowerment

23/06/2017 22:54

On June 23, Microsoft Vietnam, Center for Marinelife Conservation and Community Development (MCD) and other stakeholders are launching the project “Enabling boat”, aiming to support disadvantaged youth in the coastal area to get access to ICT, adapting to the digital era, improving livelihoods as well as increasing awareness about marine conservation.

Charity football event to raise funds for poor students

22/06/2017 20:17

PSNews- With the aim of raising funds to support poor students, the Vietnam Student Newspaper and V-Stars football club will host friendly football matches with the participation of instructors and students of universities with good football movements.

Israel Embassy to offer wheelchairs to children with disabilities

21/06/2017 15:05

The Embassy of Israel in Vietnam on June 20 said it will offer 100 wheelchairs to children with disabilities in several provinces and cities in Vietnam, using the budget allocated for the 69th anniversary of the country’s Independence Day (May 14, 1948 – May 14, 2017).

Hi-tech improves public transport

19/06/2017 16:23

Public transport management in HCM City has greatly improved compared to five or seven years ago, thanks to modern technologies, experts say.