The main contractor of Hanoi's first elevated railway line running from Cat Linh to Ha Dong, to the north of Hanoi, has suggested pushing back the project's deadlines to late 2018, according to the Transport Ministry.
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee, Nguyen Duc Chung, has decided to halt a project of paving local streets with natural stones.
As many as 18 million residents in the Mekong Delta are suffering serious consequences as the Mekong River is drying up due to over exploitation of hydropower plants in upstream countries, delegates heard at a recent conference in the Delta province of An Giang.
PSNews – The National Traffic Safety Committee in collaboration with the Traffic Police Department and Toyota Motors Vietnam held an awarding ceremony for the national film festival on traffic safety 2017.
A communication campaign namely "Million signatures for food safety" was launched by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) in Hanoi on December 9, aimed at creating a profound change in the perception of producers, consumers on food safety.
PSNews - The National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion on December 9 coordinated with the Hanoi Association of Young Blood Donor Recruiter to held the "Volunteer Heart" blood donation festival 2017 with the aim of about 2,500 units of blood donated.
PSNews - Director of the E General Hospital, Professor, Dr. Le Ngoc Thanh on December 7 affirmed that the hospital has successfully applied the 3D technology in cardiovascular surgery.
PSNews - The national hotline for child protection was officially launched on December 6 after the first meeting of the National Commission on Children.
PSNews - A food poisoning incident occurred on December 7 at the Ninh Phuoc Boarding School for Ethnic Minority Students resulted in 42 students hospitalized.
A smart city project worth more than US$4 billion invested by the Sumitomo – BRG joint venture is expected to commence in Hanoi in the first quarter of 2018.
High tides have exceeded warning level three of six, submerging HCM City streets and causing terrible traffic congestion.
PSNews - VNVC always has all vaccines, including those of scarce supplies such as five-in-one Pentaxim vaccine, six-in-one InfanrixHexa, Synflorix, and Hepatitis A and B vaccines.
French Ambassador to Vietnam Bertrand Lortholary, on December 5 presented the Knight of Arts and Letters title to Mr. Dang Thanh Tung, head of the Vietnam State Department for Records and Archives.
PSNews - The Central Council for Theory and Criticism of Literature and Art on December 5 organized a national scientific conference named "Moving trends of Vietnamese Literature and Art: situation and prospect" with the participation of nearly 200 delegates.
Ho Chi Minh City authorities are planning to establish separate areas for street food vendors along some 159 routes following the successful operation of its ‘food streets’ in the past months.
Vietnam claimed high prizes at the Seoul International Invention Fair 2017 (SIIF 2017) held in the Republic of Korea (RoK) from November 30 to December 3.
Ocean governance strategies took the centre stage at the first dialogue in Hanoi on December 4 on the East Sea internationally known as the South China Sea.
The Vietnamese Embassy in the Philippines has repatriated the body of a Vietnamese sailor who died of illness after being rescued from militant group Abu Sayyaf, according to the Consular Department under the Foreign Ministry.
PSNews – The Embassy of Japan in Vietnam signed an aid agreement on December 1 to fund the construction of a model kitchen in Hoang Van Thu primary school, Lang Son province and 7 other projects within the framework of a non-refundable aid package from the Government of Japan.
The Prime Minister has recently ratified a project to support gender equality in largely ethnic minority areas from 2018-2025.