- 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 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.
Chairman of the People’s Committee of central Quang Binh province Nguyen Huu Hoai called on Cuba to continue support for the locality in health care at a reception for Cuban Ambassador Lianys Torres Rivera on April 25.
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).
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.
PSNews - Thousands of locals and visitors took part in an “Earth Day” event titled “For an ocean without plastics”, which was held on April 22 in Son Tra District, Da Nang.
PSNews - Nguy Thi Khanh, director of Green Innovation and Development Center (GreenID), has become the first Vietnamese to receive the Goldman prize, the world's largest award honoring grassroots environmental activists.
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.
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.
The Hue Central Hospital has attached much importance to its cooperation with the health sector of Lao border provinces, said vice director of the hospital Hoang Thi Lan Huong.
A delegation of the Hanoi People’s Committee visited Canada from April 18-20 to learn about the operation of people-elected agencies and development of smart cities in the North American country.
HCM City will ban all vehicles between 6pm and 10pm on Nguyen Hue Street on Reunification Day, April 30.
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.
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.
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.
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.
PSNews – Experts at the workshop said that Intellectual Property rights and science technology should be a priority of businesses as key factors for success, amidst the 4th industrial revolution.
PSNews - Vietnam has increased its safety index as the country has climbed 11 levels from 87 to 76 in the UL Safety Index over the past 8 years.
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 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.